How Chiropractic Can Relieve Your Neck Pain

Neck pain can be debilitating. Some neck pain can even restrict your range of motion, making it hard to do simple everyday tasks like driving or sitting at a desk, or cause headaches and even migraines. The good news is that chiropractic care can help relieve your neck pain, and maybe even eliminate it altogether. […]

How a Properly Adjusted Spine Can Benefit Your Immune System

You’re probably aware that seeing your chiropractor regularly can help with chronic pain, but did you know that it can also benefit your immune system? Your immune system is made of proteins, tissues, organs, and white blood cells that all work together to keep you healthy. But a misaligned spine can really gum up the […]

How Chiropractic Care Can Relieve Your Back Pain

Nearly one half of working Americans have experienced back pain in the last year. That’s a lot of aching backs. Taking prescription pain pills has become a common practice for chronic back pain, but this only temporarily relieves the symptoms and can cause more severe problems done the line. Chiropractic care can provide relief for […]

How Chiropractic Care Can Help Ear Infections

Did you know that by the age of three, over two-thirds of American children have had one or more middle ear infections? Medical doctors will prescribe antibiotics, pain meds, and even surgery, but ear infections can still be a chronic condition for some children. The only way to naturally alleviate the symptoms associated with ear […]

Pregnancy and Chiropractic

Your body goes through a variety of changes during pregnancy, some of which put an enormous amount of pressure on the spine. This pressure, caused by the weight of your growing baby and the changes your body is experiencing, can lead to back, hip and neck pain. Chiropractic care during pregnancy is not only safe, […]

Shoulder, Arm and Hand Problems

That pain or numbness you’ve been feeling in your shoulder, arm or hand may not just be muscle fatigue. A group of nerves called the Brachial Plexus may be responsible for your arm, shoulder or hand problems. Here’s a closer look at the Brachial Plexus and how it affects your overall health.   The Brachial […]

Tips to Protect Your Back When Shoveling Snow

None of us like to do it, but shoveling snow is a necessity in New Jersey winters. The truth is, shoveling snow can be a good workout if you do it correctly. But when not done properly, shoveling can lead to serious injury. Here are some tips to protect your back when shoveling snow. Use the […]

Why Is It Important to Pay Attention to Upper Cervical Care

When receiving chiropractic care, your chiropractor will express the importance of upper cervical care as part of your care plan. Here’s why. Brain to Body Connection Your brain controls all your body’s functions. Your brain sends messages to the areas of your body needing healing through nerve fibers. The first bone in your neck, called the […]

What Is The Pierce Results System

Here at Point Pleasant Chiropractic, we use a chiropractic technique called the Pierce Results System. Let’s take a closer look at this technique and how it works. What is the Pierce Results System? The Pierce Results system, which was formally known as the Pierce/ Stillwagon or PST, was created by Vernon Pierce. The system uses biomechanics […]

The Use of Digital Thermography

Many chiropractors use heat graphs combined with more traditional chiropractic devices. The use of this tool is called Digital Thermography. So what is Digital Thermography and what are the benefits? Heat Patterns A heat graph can detect heat patterns in your body using infrared technology. Every cell in your body gives off heat, and when […]