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What is “Nintendo Neck”?

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  Everyone enjoys playing video games, maybe too much. Chiropractor Dr. Cheryl Vincent with Simsbury Chiropractic and Wellness Center warns about what she calls “Nintendo Neck.”   What is Nintendo Neck? Most call it “text neck,” but it just refers to neck pain caused by looking down at video game screens, cell phones, and laptops […]

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Adjustments for Immunity and Stress

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Adjustments Boost Immunity and Decreases Stress By Dr. Brian Bartholomew & Chelsi Meil Chiropractic care is for more than just neck and back pain.  This study proves spinal adjustments decreases stress levels and helps boost the immune system at the same time. During stressful situations, our immune system is weakened, causing a lower level of […]

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What’s that Sound?

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What’s that sound? By Dr. Brian Bartholomew & Chelsi Meil Everyone is curious about the sound you hear when getting adjusted. Sometimes when adjusted, you hear a popping noise from your joints, and it’s even louder during a neck adjustment, because it’s so close to your ear drums. The “pop” you hear is actually called […]

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Failure to Thrive in Infants Helped with Chiropractic

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Failure to Thrive in Infants Helped with Chiropractic Care by Brian Bartholomew D.C. In December of 2015, the Journal of Pediatric, Maternal Health & Family Health published a study on an infant girl diagnosed with failure to thrive that experienced great improvements with chiropractic care. First, what is “Failure to Thrive”? John Hopkins Medicine describes […]

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Can Chiropractic Care Help With Autism?

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Can Chiropractic Care Help With Autism? The autonomic nervous system has always been thought of as a duel system. One part containing the parasympathetic portion controlling mostly the resting, relaxing and digestive areas of the body. And the other part, the sympathetic portion, which is used for the “fight or flight” responses throughout the organs, glands and […]

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8 Reasons Why Chiropractic is the Best Treatment for Auto Accidents

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8 Reasons Why Chiropractic is the Best Treatment for Auto Accidents Millions of people in the United States alone are involved in auto accident. Even if the fender bender is a “minor dent,” that can cause serious issues for you in the future. Whether it is a rise in headaches, or just small little pings of […]

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Disc Herniation and Chiropractic Care

Disc Herniation and Chiropractic Care by Chelsi Meil & Brian Bartholomew D.C. Chiropractor at Ithaca Family Chiropractic Symptoms of Disc Herniations If you ever experience pain in the neck, back, arms or legs or numbness and tingling these uncomfortable symptoms may be caused by a spinal disc herniation. These troubling symptoms are warning signs and can be serious. They need […]

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Low Back Pain & Chiropractic

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Low Back Pain & Chiropractic Care by Brian Bartholomew D.C. John spends the weekend helping a friend move and wakes up Monday morning with stiffness and pain in his lower back. His discomfort and limited range of motion cause him to call in sick and miss a day of work. Later in the day, he […]

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