Chiropractic and Health Musings

Cold Weather and Joint Pain

by Melissa Diaz, DC

Winter weather plays a major role in the way that our body moves and interacts with the world around us. The drop in temperature and changes in barometric pressure tend to cause uncomfortable pressure in the weight bearing joints, making them feel stiff and achy. Most common areas of pain include the

By |January 24th, 2013|Chiropractic and Health Musings, Common Questions, Our Blog|Comments Off on Cold Weather and Joint Pain

Chiropractic Care: A Not So Scary Experience

by Dr. Melissa Diaz, DC
Many times one of the first comments a new patient will make when coming into my office is “I am a little scared to be here”. Honestly, I cannot say that I blame them! There is a lot of misinformation and assumptions that people make when it comes to chiropractic care.

By |October 8th, 2012|Chiropractic and Health Musings, Common Questions, Our Blog|Comments Off on Chiropractic Care: A Not So Scary Experience

The Meaning of Pain

by Melissa Diaz, DC

Pain is a complaint that I come across everyday when I am in practice. It is the main reason why people seek care, and in these times when wellness and prevention have become more popular – pain is still king when it comes to visits to the chiropractor. Doctors spend years in

By |May 23rd, 2012|Chiropractic and Health Musings, Our Blog|Comments Off on The Meaning of Pain