Greater Life Chiropractic Blog

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  • importance of spinal curves

The Importance of Spinal Curves


While many people know that chiropractic and spinal curves go hand in hand, most individuals think of scoliosis, or a sideways curvature, and how chiropractors can help correct it. However, there is another curvature of […]

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Can Chiropractic Help with Seizures?


Epilepsy, or a tendency to have seizures, is one of the most common conditions in the United States today. Each year, about 180,000 new cases of epilepsy come about, and according to the medical research, […]

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Fibromyalgia & Chiropractic


Fibromyalgia is a commonly heard of disease, though not many people really know much about it. It is known as a central sensitivity syndrome, where “the central nervous system amplifies sensory input across many organ […]

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Chiropractic and Whiplash


So many people hear about chiropractic and have their first experience with a chiropractor after experiencing a car accident. More than 65% of bodily injury claims include whiplash injuries worldwide, and in the US alone, […]

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The Significance of Babies’ Head Shape


Every parent knows that parenthood comes with its fair share of surprises, both good and bad. One such surprise includes the softness of a baby’s skull and its ability to slowly change shape over time. […]

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Constipation & Chiropractic


If you have ever suffered from constipation, you know how serious and painful it can be. Minor constipation may lead to abdominal pain, back pain, bloating, and more, while more prolonged and severe constipation may […]

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Chiropractic Care & ADHD


Just as over-medicated individuals are more common than not these days, over-diagnosing is ravaging the population as well. Parents and doctors mean well, but when unexplained behavior occurs in a child, they quickly turn to […]

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Chiropractic Care and Your Immune System


People who seek out chiropractic care usually do so to help to treat their aches and pains. An additional benefit of receiving chiropractic care that people often overlook is relief from coughs, colds, flus, and […]

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Chiropractic Care and Autism


Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is extremely prevalent in today’s society, with around 1 in 68 children in America being affected. Every single case of Autism is as unique as the person who is diagnosed, and […]

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Pedatric Chiropractic 101


The benefits to health achieved through chiropractic care are not limited to adults. It is a common misconception that chiropractic is only appropriate once you become slightly older and start having noticeable problems with your […]

  • chiropractic care and allergies

Chiropractic Care and Allergies


Allergies and allergic diseases are becoming more common problem for people today. Nasal allergies alone affect roughly 50 million people in America today and this number is steadily rising. Allergies are normally first noticed at […]

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Chiropractic Care and High Blood Pressure


High blood pressure is ravaging our society today. About 75 million American adults have high blood pressure—that’s about one-third of our adult population. In 2014, over 400,000 deaths were linked to high blood pressure, and […]

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Chiropractic Care and Ear Infections


Ear infections, or otitis media, are common in children younger than age 6, though some older children and adults also suffer from them. While many view ear infections as a normal part of childhood, the […]

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If we feel good are we healthy?


The Mayo Clinic’s latest study on U.S. utilization of prescription drugs (2016) found that nearly 70% of the population takes one prescription drug and 50% of the population takes two or more prescriptions per day. […]

4 Reasons NOT to visit a Chiropractor


If you’re looking for reasons not to visit a chiropractor, here are eight of them!

1.) You don’t have a spine. If you’re born sans spine, there’s really no need to worry about spinal degeneration, is there?

2.) If you […]

Truths of Chiropractic Care


What is wellness?  And more specifically, what is wellness in conjunction with chiropractic care?  Chiropractors recognize the body’s ability to heal itself and help patients improve the function of their bodies through proper nutrition, exercise, […]