Category Archives: Chiropractic

Celebrating National Chiropractic Health Month

October is National Chiropractic Health Month in the US and this year’s theme is “Active and Adaptive”. The “Active and Adaptive” theme focuses on naturally adapting to and dealing with the uncertain times we are all currently experiencing due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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The Benefits of Light Exercise

Successfully maintaining and improving upon your physical health does not necessarily require you to uphold an overly rigorous exercise regimen. There are a variety of light exercises and activities that have been shown to effectively promote overall physical well-being. Adding one or more of these activities to your routine can help you to live a…

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Treating Acute Low Back Pain With Chiropractic Therapy

Acute low back pain can persist for up to six weeks and is a common condition experienced by many adults. Fortunately, certain forms of chiropractic therapy have been proven to alleviate the symptoms associated with acute low back pain.

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Decreasing Pain While Increasing Performance

Pain has a direct impact on your body’s overall capabilities and the levels you are able to physically perform at. Chiropractic therapy has been proven to aid in the prevention and reduction of bodily pain, increasing your peak performance capacity.

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Chiropractic Care for Kids and Teens

Although back pain may be more prevalent in adults, there are plenty of children that suffer from it as well. Chiropractic therapy has provided many kids and teenagers with a safe, natural way to effectively help prevent and treat back pain.

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The Benefits of Therapeutic Stretching

Ensuring that your body is nice and limber before and after physical activity can be extremely helpful in preventing and alleviating muscle pain. Performing simple stretches only takes a little bit of time and the benefits that follow are well worth the effort.

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Chiropractic Care From The Comfort of Home

As an Essential Business, Merckling Family Chiropractic has remained open throughout the COVID-19 pandemic to provide our patients with the care they deserve. We do however understand that many of you are continuing to isolate in the safety of your homes. Therefore, we are also offering Telemedicine appointments.

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Preventing Neck and Back Pain When Working From Home

Many of us have had to work from home recently; and there is not always an ideal workspace available to sit comfortably. We are going to provide you with some ergonomic and posture-related tips to help prevent the neck and back pain often associated with working from home.

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Cutting Edge Chiropractic Treatment for Pain Relief

At Merckling Family Chiropractic, we have state-of-the-art technology that enables us to better serve our patients. Our flexion and distraction table aids in the treatment of a variety of symptoms.

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Helpful Tips to Prevent Neck and Back Pain

Neck and back pain are all too common ailments that nearly all of us experience at some point in our lives. Fortunately, there are many effective ways to prevent yourself from having to deal with neck and back pain.

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