Patient Education

The more you understand how your body functions, the better equipped you’ll be at taking care of yourself to achieve optimal health. At Blomerth Chiropractic we empower you to take charge of your own health and future, educating you about your condition to decrease your need for future care. You can learn more by clicking here on My Blog for our latest health information. Or, we’ve included this Patient Education section on our website to provide you with valuable, practical wellness information which you can incorporate into your lifestyle to improve the quality of your life. We hope you will turn to these pages whenever you have a question about health related issues and urge you to contact our practice at any time to make an appointment with one of our chiropractors.

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DOES A BULGING DISC REQUIRE SURGERY?

“The orthopedist said that I have a bulging disc. Does that mean I need surgery?”  When you are in pain you just want it to be over and if you have had pain long enough you are willing to do just about anything to make the pain stop. But even people in pain know that...

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PERIPHERAL NEUROPATHY SELF HELP TIPS

Do you suffer from peripheral neuropathy? Or do you know someone who does? What can you eat, how do you deal with depression, what exercise is all right? What non-drug treatments might help? This article and others like it give little low-tech tid bits to give you...

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NECK PAIN TREATMENTS

  Have you slipped or  fallen on black ice? Did you shovel or clean the snow and ice off your car and found out you had pain later? Have you been in an auto accident? Or have you simply woken up one day with your neck hurting and stiff for no apparent reason? Neck...

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Feb. 2018 Natural Health Today TV Q&A

Natural Health Today-TV show on Danvers Cable Access TV And on the internet ….....https://www.danverstv.org/vod Got questions? We’ve got answers! Here are answers to questions about: migraine vs TMJ headaches and their treatment; excercises for beginners: and a better...

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STAYING HEALTHY DURING FLU AND COLD SEASON

The flu is everywhere this season. News reports say that the flu shots are only 33% effective at most this year. You probably know people who suffered a cold or the flu who told you just how hard it hit them. Are you wondering “How do I stay healthy because I am ...

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TMJ JAW PAIN HELP

Do you get jaw clicking or popping when you chew, yawn or talk? Do you often get headaches over the side of your head? Has your jaw ever gotten stuck open or closed? Or, is it difficult to “open wide”? Does it hurt in front of your ear when you bite down hard? Have...

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Could Gluten and Neuropathy be Connected?

In this article, we discuss how gluten in your food may cause or worsen your neuropathy symptoms. All of us can remember at some point in time, walking into a bakery or kitchen and enjoying the wonderful aroma of fresh baked breads and pastries. But these baked goods...

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Tips on Avoiding Winter Injuries and Pains

Sometimes winter seems as if it is just about slipping, falling on the ice, and shoveling snow. And about getting cold, achy and sore and not wanting to go out of your house. With the way our weather has been this winter, we thought you could use some timely tips for...

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Exercise For Improved Brain Health

You knew that athletes, jocks and 'fitness nuts' like to exercise, but who else would want to exercise, when they could be taking it easy and relaxing? How about anyone who doesn't want to come down with Alzheimers's disease?  If losing weight, staying strong and...

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Concussions and What to do About Them

We have all heard the word 'concussion', and it is usually something we associate with football and other sports when people receive a blow to their head. But we do not have to be an athlete to experience the damage and symptoms associated with a sports concussion, we...

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Ab work out, stiff neck and tennis elbow Q&A

  Got questions? We’ve got answers! Here are answers to questions about: can ab work-outs hurt your back; stiff neck causes; tennis elbow without playing tennis. This and other episodes of “Natural Health Today” can be watched on line at www.danverstv.org. Click on...

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FEELING YUCKY? YOU MIGHT NEED VITAMIN D

People often think that Vitamin D is just for your bones and absorbing calcium. And, some people ask, “Why do I need to take vitamin D if I get a lot of sunshine?” The answer is that Vitamin D does so much more than help you absorb calcium. If you feel irritable, or...

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How To Avoid Spinal Disc Pain And Disability

Most people will develop problems with a degenerated disc in their back or neck at some time in their life. But will the problem be just a slight stiffness that goes away after you get moving and doesn't start to become noticeable until you are over 90 years old? Or...

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How to Live Longer and Healthier

Here are some great things to know to help you live a longer and healthier life. Dr. Ellen got this information from a very informative seminar called “Prolonging The Health Span” taught by Dr. Dan Murphy. You can take action to improve your health by knowing about...

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