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Woman Weight Lifting in Cary NC

Motor Control

Motor Control What are we talking about? Motor control. Have you ever had a tight muscle or area of the body that will not “release” no matter what you did? Foam roller, stretch, etc. What if that tissue is tight as a result of something telling it to? It is putting on the brakes… Gray…

History of Chiropractic

The History of Chiropractic

The History of Chiropractic The history of chiropractic care started in 1895 in Davenport, Iowa when a partially deaf janitor, Harvey Lillard, was suddenly able to hear after a spinal manipulation by Daniel David Palmer (DD Palmer). Though there are differing accounts of how this happened, the success motivated Palmer to open a chiropractic school…

Chiropractic Adjustment in Cary NC

Cary Chiropractor Explains The Safety Pin Analogy

Cary Chiropractor ExplainsThe Safety Pin Analogy Many of us know that once we leave the chiropractic office, we feel immediate relief. However, not many understand exactly why and how chiropractic in Cary works in conjunction with long-term health. We believe it works because we feel the effect, but imagine if we understood exactly what chiropractic…

Discs and the Nervous System in Cary NC

Calm Down The Nervous System

Calm Down The Nervous System The nervous system acts as a “messenger”; coordinating signals from our brain that then travel down our spinal column to other parts of our body. It is the control center of our body allowing us to experience sensations and interpret them in order to function. When we experience stress, our…

Pilates For Core Stability

The Core

The Core The core is one of the most important areas in our body to maintain, due to it being incorporated in almost every movement of our body. Our core is made up of muscles that extend far beyond the abdomen, such as areas in our back, hips, and chest. The core helps with mobility,…

Back Inflammation in Cary NC

Acute Inflammation Explained by Cary Chiropractor

Acute Inflammation Explained by Cary Chiropractor Acute inflammation in Cary occurs after injury or infection to an area, and usually is seen as swelling, bruising, immobility, redness or heat. Inflammation is our body’s way of preserving and protecting an area of injury or infection to help start the healing process. Normally, we treat the symptoms…