Inflammation & The Elephant In The Room Part Two: Forget RICE. A New Approach to Treating Acute Injuries

Inflammation: The Elephant In The Room Forget RICE. A New Approach to Treating Acute Injuries   STEPHEN M SWARINGEN, DC                           08/30/18 Part 2: Inflammatory Phase Management   In Part 1 we covered the three phases of healing and gave an overview of the

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Inflammation & The Elephant In The Room. Part One: The Three Phases of Healing.

Inflammation & The Elephant In The Room. STEPHEN M SWARINGEN, DC  08/21/18 Part One In the body healing occurs as a response to a stimulus like acute trauma (new) and/or overuse/chronic (old) injuries. When we experience an injury of a tissue, the body releases several chemical and neurological messages to the brain initiating the healing

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Importance of Rehabbing Chronic Injuries

Importance of Rehabbing Chronic Injuries. STEPHEN M. SWARINGEN, DC Acute injuries are described as new or recent damage to tissue (for example bone, muscle, nerve, connective tissue, organ) most commonly caused by trauma. On the other hand, chronic pain is related to injuries that are older, and have already gone through the healing process. These

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Is Your Chiropractor Meeting Your Needs? Three Philosophies of Chiropractic

What Makes A Great Chiropractor? Stephen M. Swaringen, DC 08/09/18 Let’s begin by defining chiropractic. Chiropractic is defined as a system of complementary medicine based on the diagnosis and manipulative treatment of misalignments of the joints, especially those of the spinal column, which are held to cause other disorders by affecting the nerves, muscles, and

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