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Category Archives: Sports Injuries

The 5 Worst Sports for Injuries

The 5 Worst Sports for Injuries

Getting out and participating in sports can certainly be more fun than hitting the treadmill or taking a fitness class. Those things can feel regimented. Boring.

 

Unfortunately, some sports come with more than just “fun.” All sports come with different risks to different areas of the body, but a few are known to pose truly serious risks. Be aware of the following sports that send thousands of people to the ER every year, and take care if you decide to play them.

 

Be Careful When Playing the Following Sports

 

Basketball. If you want to look at …

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5 Tips to Follow If Your Back Is Injured While Playing Sports
Posted by: Marc Browner
Category: Back Pain | Sports Injuries

5 Tips to Follow If Your Back Is Injured While Playing Sports

Whether you are a professional athlete or playing sports is just something you do in your down time, it’s natural to want to get back in the game as soon as possible after an injury. Fighting through the pain can be particularly tempting with a back injury – especially if the issue doesn’t seem that bad.

 

Doing this, though – or even just neglecting to get treated – can be a huge mistake. Not only do you put yourself at greater risk of further injury, you could end up doing so much damage that you never fully recover.

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Why You Should Take it Easy After a Sports Injury

Why You Should Take it Easy After a Sports Injury

We all know an athlete that makes us cringe when we watch them on the field because they have been injured so many times. No matter how great of a player they can be or have been in the past, their list of injuries is always in the back of our minds.

 

Sports injuries are no fun, and one of the worst parts is the waiting. It can be difficult to take it easy and say “no” to training or getting back in the game. You don’t like sitting on the sidelines. You don’t like not being able to …

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How Sports Chiropractors Improve Athletic Performance

How Sports Chiropractors Improve Athletic Performance

When was the last time you saw a chiropractor for reasons other than back pain or serious injury?

 

Most athletes don’t even think about going to a chiropractor until they’ve been put on the sidelines for an injury or are suffering pain that keeps them out of the game. Visiting a chiropractor is not considered a priority while they are feeling at the top of their game. However, regular appointments to a sports chiropractor can prevent sports injuries from happening while improving overall performance.

 

And this isn’t just for professionals, either. Whether you like to run marathons, play …

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The Reasons for Lower Back Pain
Posted by: Marc Browner
Category: Back Pain | Sports Injuries | Sciatica

The Reasons for Lower Back Pain

 

According to WebMD, 22 million Americans seek chiropractic care each year, and 35% of them seek relief from back pain. Back pain, particularly lower back pain, can seem like an enigma. It’s hard to pinpoint why we have it, and how long it will last. For the lucky few, back pain goes away on its own and never returns. For others, it is a chronic issue that takes its toll on their quality of life. While other treatment methods exist, chiropractic is the one Americans turn to most. Perhaps this is because chiropractic does more than treat …

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The Advantages of our Naples Chiropractic Treatments Include:

  • A sense of rejuvenation – less pain and less fatigue
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