Category Archives: Pain Management

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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Treating Heel Pain With Custom Orthotics

Plantar fasciitis is the most common cause of heel pain. And it results from a gradual degeneration of the plantar fascia or sudden trauma to the area.

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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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Treating Headaches With Chiropractic Therapy

9 out of 10 Americans suffer from headaches; and the change in weather brought on by the spring season actually increases the likelihood of experiencing them. Fortunately, certain forms of chiropractic therapy have been proven to effectively alleviate the pain associated with this common ailment.

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Treating Knee Pain with Custom Orthotics

Did you know that knee pain accounts for more than 4 million primary care visits every year? And that number is growing; the prevalence of knee pain has increased by 65% in the last 20 years.

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Two Conditions That Can Improve With Acupuncture

Acupuncture has been proven to be a safe, natural way to effectively treat a variety of physical and mental health conditions. This noninvasive treatment method has been in use for thousands of years and countless individuals have experienced the natural healing benefits that acupuncture provides.

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