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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How vitamin D strengthens immunity

While in the office during down time, we often read more journal articles in order to keep current with all the information.Here is an article I found that had some good information on the role of vitamin D in supporting immunity during viral respiratory infections.

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Covid 19 and Cortisone

Several of our patients tell us that they get cortisone shots to treat their painful shoulder, hip, or back. But most people don't know that cortisone shots don't treat the cause of their pain.  ' What!? My pain went away for months when I got a shot of cortisone'....

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Our Covid-19 policies and protections

We daily read and put into practice updates on best practices for keeping visitors to our office safe during the pandemic.  Our current Covid-19 protections include: Scheduling as much as possible one patient into the office at a time. Occasionally, someone will...

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Help Your Immune System keep You Healthy

First of all, what is 'your immune system' ? Your immune system involves your gut, your nerves, your thymus gland and your white blood cells. It fights germs like viruses and bacteria that cause infections and disease. Here are some of the ways you can help your...

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Improve Home Working Comfort

I have gotten a request for information on how to improve home working comfort. To work efficiently from home, good ergonomics is a must. But what are the best ways to set up your home working station? Here are some ideas: If you are using a laptop at a table or desk:...

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Is your lipstick slowly killing you?

Lead poisoning can cause many health problems. That is why when buying or selling your house, it is wise to have it checked for lead.  I heard a couple times recently about lead in lipsticks. WT_? So I did a little searching. It seems the information is true....

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Is It Allergy or The Flu?

With the spring allergy season starting to affect some of my patients, I am getting questions on how to tell whether they have an allergy or the Corona virus. Here are four ways to tell: 1. An allergy will not cause swollen lymph glands. A virus will cause swollen...

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Stress Reducing Tips

When you are under stress your body reacts by tightening muscles, reducing your ability to digest your food, increasing blood pressure and heart rate as part of its stress response. This can lead to headaches, body pains, digestive upsets, and heart problems. The...

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Immune Boosting Soups

Many of us are currently cooking at home. Here are some ideas for soups that can strengthen your immune system. One of the ways to improve your chances of staying safe and healthy is to keep your immune system that fights off invading germs as strong as possible. An...

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Tips to Stay Healthy

In these concerning times we have been getting a lot of questions about how to stay healthy and what is safe to do. The best way to deal with any lurking sickness around us is to keep our immune systems as strong as possible. Here are a few tips on how to do that. By...

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Vitamin D in Neuropathy Nutrition

(Nutrition can play a big role in getting better) People who have had neuropathy for a while often are prescribed many different drug therapies seeking to decrease their painful symptoms. Some people end up taking so many drugs that they believe that only a new drug...

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Sciatica Pain Treatments In Peabody Mass.

Are you suffering sciatica pain? Are you afraid it won't go away? Are you afraid of the drugs or the surgery you have heard about when your friends have had bad pain?  There are good, effective non-drug non-surgical ways to fix your problem and get you out of pain...

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Should You Exercise When You Have Back Pain?

(Perhaps the most misunderstood idea in health care.) Yes, you should, but you must do the right exercises. This is because bed rest is usually the worst thing you can do in most back pain situations. How do you know if you are doing the right back pain exercises? The...

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Horrible Headaches

Do you really need drugs to stop them? If you say “Yes, of course.” you have to ask yourself one question; “Will the drugs change the reason you get horrible headaches or just block out the pain?”... Most people know that the more drugs you take the more you will need...

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POST SURGICAL PAIN TREATMENTS

Sometimes neuropathy occurs after a surgery. Anasthesia reactions in some people can cause neuropathy. On occasion, a nerve that was damaged during the surgery causes the neuropathy symptoms. A person with slight neuropathy before the surgery may experience worsened...

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