Back to school tips. Starting the school year many of our young patients or children of our patients will pack their books, polish their shoes and head back to school, ready for the year ahead. However, kids don’t often think about the impact that common classroom activities like sitting in a classroom, carrying a heavy … Continue reading Back to school tips: Are your kids practising these healthy habits in school?
Neck pain treatment is one of the most common treatments at Cranbourne Chiropractic Centre in Cranbourne North. CERVICAL SPINE: The neck is comprised of the cervical spine which consists of 7 vertebrae that begin from the base of the skull till the thoracic spine. The cervical curve of the spine is very critical and manages … Continue reading Neck Pain Treatment
Poor posture due to excessive screen time is a contributing factor to neck pain. To illustrate that point, on the weekend I was at a local park with the kids not from the chiropractic clinic. A family group of two young kids, parents and a grand parent came walking across the park and sat on … Continue reading Neck pain at the park
To celebrate the 4th year of HealthMint Medical Centre in Cranbourne North, chiropractor Dr Shaun from Cranbourne Chiropractic Centre is offering free posture scans (valued at $25) to all new chiropractic patients through the month of October. If you are one of the 50%¹ of Australians that sit at an office desk from 9am – … Continue reading Habits for good posture
Staying connected to friends and family is easier than ever with social media. The tradeoff is that your daily screen time may be 1, 2, 3 hours or more. And let’s face it, a lot of those hours online are spent in an awkward forward head posture that experts have begun to call “tech neck.” … Continue reading Is Your Mobile Phone Causing Tech Neck?
If you’ve had neck or back pain that you could pinpoint with your finger, or experienced sharp pains when you move, it may be related to the facet joints of your spine. It’s easy to think of your facet joints like the “knuckles” of your spine. They are small joints and have a capsule and … Continue reading Facet Joints: Gliding Your Way to Better Health
The average human head weighs about 3.6kg. Each day we all walk around with a bowling ball (our head) balancing on a toothpick (our neck). We are designed this way to allow for the full range of motion we all know and love. Even under the best circumstances, this places a lot of stress on … Continue reading The Bowling Ball and the Pin: How Poor Posture Causes Neck Pain
1 PAIN REDUCTIONThe first benefit of chiropractic care may be the most impactful- reducing your pain. Before you are living your optimal life, you have to be free of pain. Multiple research studies have shown that chiropractic is considered one of the most safe and effective treatments to reduce pain from your neck, low back, … Continue reading Top 5 Benefits of Chiropractic care
Pain in your hand, wrist, or arm can be frustrating. You don’t realize how much you use your arms and hands each second of the day until pain, numbness, or tingling gets in the way. But, getting rid of the pain may be easier than you think. Hand, wrist, and arm pain often starts with … Continue reading Your arm pain could be a neck problem
At Cranbourne Chiropractic Centre we want to encourage Cranbourne, Berwick and Narre Warren locals to take control of their health, regardless of age, by making chiropractic part of their spinal healthcare regime. Australians aged 65 and over make up 15% of the population and the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare estimates that this will … Continue reading Chiro Can Help you Get Ready For Life