Childhood Nocturnal Enuresis – The Chiropractic Approach

3 Aug
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Childhood Enuresis – The Chiropractic Approach The Chiropractic approach towards helping a child that is experiencing bed wetting or nocturnal enuresis is to check the spine and nerve system for subluxations that can be interfering with the brain-bladder or body connection. The process of checking an child involves analyzing: posture balance the spine reflexes movements If an child is subluxated, they often have difficulty with some of the above tests and their ability to control body functions. When an child is not subluxated, they have a better ability to function – including the subconscious coordination of their bladder. What is Nocturnal Enuresis? Nocturnal enuresis (NE) is more commonly referred to as bedwetting or nighttime incontinence. According to the DSMIV, nocturnal enuresis is defined as repeated…

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28 May
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Resolution of Hemifacial Spasm Following...

Resolution of Hemifacial Spasm Following Chiropractic Care   The following are excerpts from a 2011 case report in the Journal of Upper Cervical Chiropractic Research by Lucian Henry D.C. titled Resolution of Hemifacial Spasm Following Specific Upper Cervical Chiropractic Care What was the objective of this research? “To describe resolution…

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2 Mar
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Fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia As a health and wellness clinic in Mississauga we often work with patients who suffer with fibromyalgia.  The condition can be very painful and debilitating if steps are not taken to learn how to function with it and move forward in spite of it. What is Fibromyalgia? Fibromyalgia is a chronic pain syndrome characterized by widespread, migrating, and frequently debilitating pain and fatigue.  The medical rheumatologists determine the diagnosis through a series of criteria: Chronic, widespread pain in each of the four quadrants (above and below the waist, bilaterally, in the axial skeleton) that has been present for at least 3 months Pain elicited…

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26 Feb
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Post-Partum Low Back Pain

Relief from Post-Partum Low Back Pain A lot of effort and planning goes into a pregnancy, with the clear goal regarding the healthy birth of a new baby.  But when the baby arrives, the hard work doesn’t end.  Now there is a need that supersedes the mother’s own needs, the baby.  This post-partum period is a challenging time for all mothers.  Often times the mother is tired, drained of energy, and still healing from their pregnancy and delivery.  Unfortunately, 80% of women report low back and pelvic pain post-partum – with 7% of these pains being severe. As a Chiropractor in Mississauga I often work…

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29 Jan
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Sports Chiropractor

Sports Chiropractor My patients in Mississauga often comment to me that I am their sports Chiropractor.  These are some of their reasons and my take on how a Chiropractor can help a person in the sports world: Patients say that they use sports chiropractors to help recover from sport injuries Chiropractic is excellent at helping a patient recover well and heal from a sports injury.  Making sure your body is properly aligned from the ankle all the way to the skull will put your body in the best shape to heal. Patients greatly appreciate Sports Chiropractic in training and preparing for tournaments, competitions, or races.…

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