Our shoulder joints have the greatest range of motion of any of the musculoskeletal joints in our bodies. The shoulder joint is really two joints, the glenohumeral joint between the arm bone (hume ...View Article
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You may be a good candidate for acupuncture if you are interested in a holistic healing alternative to pain medication and drugs. Acupuncture can help manage a patient’s pain and reduce or even eliminate the need for medication or surgery. Acupuncture is also beneficial for reducing the risk for health problems, such as minimizing the recurrence of headaches or migraine pain.
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An important part of staying healthy is making sure your body is running to its full capacity. Getting rid of all the harmful toxins in our system is an important aspect of that. It helps with everything from losing weight, to having better metabolism, to fighting the common cold or flu. It can even help you STOP SMOKING!! Here at Edmistone Acupuncture and Chiropractic, we utilize several methods of detoxification.
Some of these are:
More people in the United States are addicted to nicotine than to any other drug. Research suggests that nicotine may be as addictive as heroin, cocaine, or alcohol. Quitting smoking is hard and may require several attempts. People who stop smoking often start again because of withdrawal symptoms, stress, and weight gain. Nicotine withdrawal symptoms may include:
We use several methods of Auricular Therapy to help you STOP smoking. Using the ancient art of acupuncture, we can use a staple which causes a constant stimulation to specific acupuncture points in the ear. This is safe, natural, holistic approach to smoking cessation.
We provide advanced spinal correction and chiropractic adjustments utilizing "state of the art" chiropractic techniques. Never in the history of chiropractic care have chiropractors been able to provide the level of help and expertise that is available today. Many of the newest chiropractic techniques are actually safer, more comfortable and more effective than ever before. As a chiropractor who cares about utilizing the most advanced chiropractic techniques, Dr. Ron Edmiston has years of training, expertise and experience in helping patients get pain relief for back pain, neck pain, headaches, and other related conditions originating from the spine. Chiropractic care under a trained professional can even be used to prevent injuries and help you achieve total health or wellness.
Massage therapy does more than make you feel good, it can actually help your body achieve balance and health. Massage therapy offers a natural treatment approach which actually relieves musculoskeletal pain for many patients. Our chiropractic office provides specific massage and muscular therapy that is complimentary to their chiropractic care. Each massage therapy plan is tailored to meet the patient's unique pain condition or injury. The benefits of massage therapy may include the increase of blood circulation, a localized reduction in swelling and the relaxation of muscles. Massage has been known to relieve muscle pain and spasms, increase a patient's range of motion, while also aiding in a patient's recovery. Some investigative studies have even indicated that a single session of massage may help boost your immune system!
There is a saying that an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure. Your spinal health is no exception. Posture and spinal screenings by a trained and experienced chiropractor such as Dr. Ron Edmiston can help reveal important health information, unlocking the door to improved health and well-being. In order to help the Shiloh community, we provide screenings at area malls, community events, health fairs and places of employment. Contact us today at 618-624-8080 to arrange a screening at your event or workplace.