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Protect Your Back While Shoveling

Protect Your Back While Shoveling
Some of us love it and some of us hate it—but snow is a part of many of our lives. In the United States alone, it’s estimated that back and shoulder injuries caused by shoveling are in the tens of thousands each year. Researchers at the Center for the Injury Research and Policy at Nationwide Children’s Hospital mined through data from 1990 to 2006 and concluded that an average of 11,500 visits to the emergency room per year are snow-shoveling related. The vast majority of those injuries were low-back injuries; the most serious incidents were cardiac-related injuries, totaling 7 percent of the cases. Read More

On 1/08/2014

Ergonomic Lifting Tips

Ergonomic Lifting Tips
Many Americans perform physical labor at work and don’t use proper lifting techniques—which can often end in injury. Learn why lifting properly is critical to avoid injury and some simple ergonomic lifting tips to start using right away. By utilizing these simple tips and choosing chiropractic care, you can likely increase your production and comfort at work and more importantly, your quality of life. Read More

On 8/27/2013

Keep Your Game in Full Swing with Chiropractic

Keep Your Game in Full Swing with Chiropractic
Getting out on the course and enjoying a nice day with some friends is a lot of fun. Whether you’re a devoted golfer, a novice or somewhere in the middle, you’ve probably either experienced some lower back pain or heard of a fellow golfer with a back injury. Dr. Shawn Ebaugh, D.C., Chiropractic Director of Chiro One Wellness Center of Orland Hills, is a certified golf instructor and enthusiast who knows firsthand the benefits chiropractic can have on your game. Read More

On 7/01/2013

Are Your Kids Athletic? Chiropractic Care Can Help

Are your kids athletic? Chiropractic Care Can Help
The current generation of children is more athletic than any before. In fact, it’s estimated that nearly 30 million U.S. children and adolescents are active in youth sports on fields, courts and rinks each year. These young athletes are enjoying many physical, social and emotional benefits from playing sports but unfortunately, there are also risks. Dr. Maryam Ashan, D.C., Chiropractic Director of Chiro One Wellness Centers of Addison, talks about strategies for parents to keep their active, talented kids in prime playing condition. Read More

On 4/15/2013