Natural Muscle Spasm Treatment

Clear Lake City Chiropractor Comments: A common question that I get consistently from patients, old or young, male or female, athletic or a couch potato is what they can do for muscle spasm treatment. For the sake of this article I will call a muscle spasm a forceful, intermittent & involuntary contraction of a muscle. […]

What Do Insurance Companies Say About Chiropractic?

Houston Chiropractic Comments: If chiropractic care helps patients get better faster and costs the patient and/or insurance company less, shouldn’t EVERY low back pain patient FIRST see a chiropractor before any other type of doctor? That is in fact, what should be done, based on the literature. A few years ago a report was delivered on […]

Top 5 Chiropractic Myths

Clear Lake Chiropractor Comments: In the 28 years that I have been a chiropractor, I have been consistently surprised by some of the myths about chiropractic and chiropractors that still persist today. Here are the ones that I hear the most. Adjustments hurt: When someone is experiencing back pain the last thing they want to […]

The Neck and Headache Connection

The Neck and Headache Connection Clear Lake Chiropractor Comments: Patients with headaches also commonly complain of neck pain.  This relationship is the rule, not the exception and therefore, treatment for headaches must include treatment of the neck to achieve optimum results.  The term, “cervicogenic headaches” has been an accepted term because of the intimate connection […]

Chiropractic Alternative to Back Surgery?

To download a copy of this week’s newsletter, please click here. Clear Lake City Chiropractor Comments: A large-scale study from Great Britain has shown results that’ll make you wonder whether back surgery is always necessary (Bhattacharyya M. Does the risks and benefits of spinal manipulation in patients with low back pain as a nonsurgical approach […]

Dr Beecher’s July 27 Weekly Chiropractic Newsletter

WEEKLY HEALTH NEWS UPDATE Week of Monday, July 27th, 2015 To download a copy of this newsletter, click here. Mental Attitude: Does Smoking Affect Voting Behavior? Individuals who smoke cigarettes appear to be less likely to vote than nonsmokers. The authors of a new study surveyed 11,626 people and found that 17% of those polled […]

Dr Beecher’s February 23 Weekly Chiropractic Newsletter

To download Dr. Beecher’s Weekly Newsletter , please click here! WEEKLY HEALTH NEWS UPDATE Week of Monday, February 23rd, 2015 Mental Attitude: Early to Bed Leads to Fewer Negative Thoughts. A study that included 100 college students found that those who went to bed later and slept fewer hours experienced more repetitive negative thoughts during […]

Dr Beecher’s September 8 Weekly Chiropractic Newsletter

To download Dr. Beecher’s Weekly Newsletter, please click here! WEEKLY HEALTH NEWS UPDATE Week of Monday, September 8th, 2014   Mental Attitude: High Blood Pressure in Middle Age May Weaken Brain Later. If you let your blood pressure get too high in midlife, you may pay the price of mental decline when you are older. […]

Neck Pain – Chiropractic and the Older Patient

Clear Lake City Chiropractor Comments: People of all ages suffer from neck pain, and many frequently turn to chiropractors for care because it’s been found to be one of the most effective and efficient forms of treatment available, and it carries minimal side effects! It has been projected that by 2030, nearly one in five […]

Dr Beecher’s May 26 Weekly Chiropractic Newsletter

To download Dr. Beecher’s Weekly Newsletter, please click here! Week of Monday, May 26th, 2014 Mental Attitude: The Gambler’s Fallacy. The gambler’s fallacy is described as a situation when one outcome may seem more likely based on previous results in a game of chance, such as thinking a coin-flip has a greater than 50/50 chance […]