Chronic pain is defined as being any form of pain–sharp, dull, burning or aching–lasting more than 12 weeks, but more often for months or longer. Most doctor’s solutions involve complicated surgeries or pain medication that will require higher dosages as time goes on. Neither option addresses the underlying cause of chronic pain and only masks… Read more »
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If you have a musculoskeletal injury or an orthopedic illness, your doctor may refer you to a Physical Therapist to help decrease pain and improve mobility. At Goodyear Chiropractic Health Center, we want you to understand some the common techniques our Physical Therapists use to enhance recovery. Some of these practices include: Exercise Exercise is the go-to… Read more »
Have you ever wondered exactly what your Chiropractor is doing when you go in for an adjustment? If so, here are a few basic techniques commonly used at Goodyear Chiropractic Health Center, as well as the most important benefits chiropractic techniques can provide!
Anyone who’s been on a long road trip can attest to how exhausting it can be to sit still for hours on end. Your body aches, you feel drained and the only thing on your mind is getting out of the car. It can be difficult to stay comfortable during a long journey, especially if… Read more »
When your physical therapist gives you a regimen to follow as part of your care plan, you may think adding a few exercises to your daily routine is no big deal. But after a while, it gets easy to make excuses, especially on vacation.
Golf looks like an easy game to play, but think again! Golf historically is perceived as being a low-risk sport when it comes to injuries; however, many golfers, especially those who lack proper technique, suffer from acute or overuse injuries.
Stem cell therapy is a medical procedure in which stem cells are used to prevent and/or treat a disease or injury, such as osteoarthritis or a torn ligament. At Goodyear Chiropractic Health Center, we utilize stem cells harvested from the patient or placental-derived stem cells sourced from an FDA approved lab. All of our treatments… Read more »
Heart disease is the leading killer of American adults and claims more lives than all forms of cancer combined. While weight control and regular exercise are critical for keeping your heart in shape, the food you eat can matter just as much. In fact, along with other healthy lifestyle choices, a heart-healthy diet may reduce your risk of heart disease or stroke by 80%. To help you achieve a heart-healthy diet, we at Goodyear Chiropractic Health Center have put together a guide!
Suffering an injury on the job can be a scary ordeal, particularly if it’s a neck or back injury. One of the first things most people worry about is long term health care costs and income loss. Fortunately, there’s actually a system called Worker’s Compensation in place to pay for any care that’s related to… Read more »
According to the American Chiropractic Association, eight out of ten people will experience back pain in their lifetime. Often the pain is recurring, unexpected, and debilitating. Lower back pain, neck pain, and middle back pain are the common reasons people seek relief; however, the benefits of our combined health team goes far beyond the treatment… Read more »