So you have slipped a disc have you? Your 23 discs are strategically positioned between the bones of your spinal column, attached to the vertebra, they act as shock absorbers and assist with movement. A disc is comprised of a tougher outer ring structure and a softer, jelly like inner portion. … [Read more...] about SLIPPED DISC?
By this time of year, many of us will already have broken our New Year’s resolutions. There are a lot of reasons these heartfelt resolutions fail to materialise and one of them is that many are perhaps a little unrealistic. Add to that the fact that we can lack-self discipline, sink back into old … [Read more...] about A Better You – Langer Chiropractic & Soft Tissue Therapy Newsletter, February 2018
In today’s society people are becoming more active and with that comes the problem of wear and tear and damage to the knees. The causes of knee pain can vary widely, and the treatments are equally as varied. The main function of the knee joints, along with the hip joints, is to bear a … [Read more...] about 2017 Knee Pain – Clinic Newsletter November
Training in the gym can be a risky affair. Sprained ankles, torn ligaments, and muscle strain are some of the injuries you are likely to incur when you apply inappropriate workout techniques. Luckily, soft tissues such as muscles, tendons, fascia, and ligaments are quick to signal distress through … [Read more...] about Essential Nutrition Tips To Help Heal Soft Tissue Injury
Do you have an Unsettled Baby? Many families are now considering the use of chiropractic care for their new born babies. Often as a result of a difficult delivery, the use of forceps or vacuum, or the position of the baby in utero, the delicate structures of the neck or spine can be affected. … [Read more...] about Chiropractic and the Newborn Baby
Occupational Therapy is a profession concerned with promoting health and wellbeing and aims to assist people in reaching their maximum potential in everyday life. Occupational Therapists at Langer Chiropractic & Soft Tissue Therapy work in the area of soft tissue rehabilitation … [Read more...] about What is Occupational Therapy (OT)?
A Chiropractor works to improve and manage spinal health together with alleviating or treating any spinal pain. Chiropractic can be beneficial for a greater range of illnesses than you might imagine, it is the spine’s role in the central nervous system function that makes this possible. A strong … [Read more...] about What you should know about Chiropractors
Clients often ask Chiropractors and occupational therapists about referred pain: ‘What is it and how come I have it?’ The answer, is basically, referred is pain that is felt in one part of the body but whose source is in another area, and at times, far from the part that is hurting. Referred pain is … [Read more...] about Referred Pain Chiropractic Clinic Newsletter 2017 September