Author Archives: Russ Silberman

Treating Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder With Acupuncture

More than 8 million American adults suffer from Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) every year. Fortunately, acupuncture has been proven to help effectively alleviate many PTSD symptoms such as anxiety and depression.

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Shoveling Snow Without Hurting Your Back

The winter season is officially upon us, and with it come the holidays, colder temperatures, and the high potential for snowstorms. And while the snow can provide for picturesque landscapes and harmless childhood debauchery, it also means that many of us will be shoveling our cars out of it. During the winter months, Merckling Family…

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Boosting Your Back Health With Professional Nutritional Products

While chiropractic therapy has been proven to help treat and alleviate many forms of back pain and other ailments, proper nutrition can further increase the benefits provided by chiropractic treatments. At Merckling Family Chiropractic, we offer a wide array of professional nutritional supplements to help you meet your daily dietary needs and improve your overall…

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Happy Holidays from Merckling Family Chiropractic

From our family to yours, we wish you a safe and happy holiday season!

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How Does Cold Weather Affect Back Pain?

There are a variety of outside factors that can potentially affect the intensity and frequency of back pain. One of the more widely known and studied factors is the weather. Many people tend to experience back pain more frequently during the winter months. In this article we are going to discuss the reasons why this…

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Vitamin D and Back Pain

When your skin is safely exposed to the sun, it forms a healthy cholesterol made up of vitamin D. And as the weather gets colder and the days become shorter, it may be more difficult for people to spend enough time outside in the sun, receiving that nourishing vitamin D boost. As vitamin D deficiency…

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Happy Thanksgiving from Merckling Family Chiropractic

From all of us at Merckling Family Chiropractic, have a safe and happy Thanksgiving!

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Treating Herniated Discs With Chiropractic Therapy

One of the most common causes of back pain is disc herniation. Fortunately, chiropractic therapy has been proven to help treat herniated discs and their correlating back pains.

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Treating Arthritis With Acupuncture

Over 50 million adults in the US suffer from arthritis, and that number is expected to increase over the next decade. Nearly half of those who have been diagnosed with arthritis experience limitations in the activities they once were able to enjoy. Fortunately, acupuncture has been proven to alleviate some of the pains associated with…

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Improving Your Physical Condition From the Ground Up

At Merckling Family Chiropractic, we have a state-of-the-art digital orthotic scanner, enabling us to provide custom orthotics uniquely tailored to your body.

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