Acupuncture is an Ancient Chinese Medicine practice that has been around for over 3,500 years. An acupuncturist applies tiny needles, heat & gentle pressure to specific points all over the body.Read More
It's hard to believe that North America is still dealing with an overwhelming opioid epidemic. It continues to grow year after year and is fuelled in part by the over-prescribing of opioid pain medications. In the US in 2016, opioids were a factor of 42,249 deaths and 40% of all opioid overdose deaths were the cause of a prescription opioid.
Where does the pain come from? Most cases of back and neck pain are caused by nerve irritation from spinal joints that become locked or slightly misaligned due to muscle tightness, occupational stresses, prolonged standing, sitting, or from mild strain injuries, slips, falls, sports injuries, physical trauma, and foot problems. All of these factors lead to locked or misaligned spinal joints that irritate nerves and cause neck and back pain and also headache (...)Read More