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Does Chiropractic Even Work?

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Does Chiropractic Even Work? Hi! It’s Doctor Jeffery Gerdes here. Your Raleigh North Carolina Chiropractor. Today I want to talk briefly and answer the question. Does Chiropractic work? Like any other treatment option, chiropractic has its risks and benefits. Similar to physical therapy, taking medications, surgery, or doing nothing at all. It does not work…

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My Top 3 Causes of Low Back Pain That you May Not Know About

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My Top 3 Causes of Low Back Pain. That you May Not Know About It’s Doctor Jeffery Gerdes here. Your Raleigh North Carolina Chiropractor. Today I want to talk briefly about 3 main causes of low back pain that you may not know about. Number 1: Would be the misalignment of the lumbar joints. These…

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What is Better after an Injury. Ice or Heat?

Chiropractic Raleigh NC What Is Better For An Injury Heat Or Ice

What is better after an injury. ice or heat? It’s Doctor Jeffery Gerdes here. Your Raleigh North Carolina Chiropractor. And the author of ‘Getting Relief – A Consumer’s Guide to Treating Neck and Back Pain at Home’ and co-author of ‘Understanding Whiplash’. Today I want to talk real briefly about 2 questions I get asked…

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What is the “Cracking” Sound During a Chiropractic Adjustment?

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What is the “Cracking” Sound during a chiropractic adjustment? Today I want to answer some of the questions we get asked here in the office. What are the popping and cracking? Your spine is a series of moveable joints. Those spinal joints can move, lock, and fixate out of their normal position. When this happens,…

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Signs and Symptoms of a Herniated Disc from your Raleigh NC Chiropractor

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Signs and symptoms of a herniated disc from your raleigh nc chiropractor We’re going to be talking about some signs and symptoms in Raleigh of a herniated disc. The disc in your spine act as shock absorbers. Think of them like cushions in between the vertebrae. And their purpose is to absorb shock that goes…

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Treating Neck and Back Pain With Fish Oil?

Chiropractic Raleigh NC Treating Neck And Back Pain With Fish Oil

Treating Neck and Back pain. with fish oil? A Magic Pill? To treat neck and back pain in Raleigh at home consider taking 1,200 milligrams of fish oil per day. A study published by Joseph Maroon and JeffreyBost in the 2006 Journal of Surgical Neurology had some pretty interesting findings. Joseph Maroon, who is the…

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A Loud Cracking Full Spine Chiropractic Adjustment at Carolina Chirocare & Rehab

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a loud cracking full spine chiropractic adjustment at carolina chirocare and rehab “LOUD CRACKING” Chiropractic Adjustment On Raleigh Radio Show Host At Carolina ChiroCare and Rehab Chiropractic Adjustment By Raleigh NC Chiropractor It’s Dr. Gerdes here your Raleigh Chiropractor. I wanted to share a recent video of a full spine chiropractic adjustment (see video below).…

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Chiropractic Adjustment on Raleigh Radio Show Host at Carolina Chirocare and Rehab

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Chiropractic Adjustment on raleigh radio show host at carolina chirocare and rehab It’s Dr. Jeffrey Gerdes here, your Raleigh Chiropractor. Here is a quick video blog of a full spine spinal chiropractic adjustment on a local radio show host from La Grande Radio. He was in for a full spine chiropractic adjustment. These spinal adjustment…

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Chiropractic Neck and Back Pain Adjustment and Why You Should Take Precautions When it Comes to Neck Injuries

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Chiropractic Neck and Back Pain Adjustment and Why you should take precautions when it comes to neck injuries This patient received a chiropractic adjustment in Raleigh, to the cervical and thoracic spine.  His symptoms were brought on by a fall down the stairs several years ago and he continues to experience ongoing neck pain as…

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