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  • Benefits of Chiropractic Care During Pregnancy
    One of the most important times for a woman to receive chiropractic care is during pregnancy and after giving birth. During pregnancy there are several physical and physiological changes that Read more
  • Chiropractor’s Stretching Tips
    How often do you take the time to stretch? Many people understand the importance of regular exercise, but many overlook stretching and flexibility training. Stretching is important for the body, Read more
  • How a Chiropractor Can Help Improve Your Posture
    Posture is the position of the body while a person is sitting, standing or lying down.  Good posture, also referred to as neutral spine, has many health benefits including maintaining correct Read more
  • Myths and Facts About Chiropractic Care
    Although the use of chiropractic solutions to alleviate pain and discomfort has become mainstream, there are still old myths that exist. And, some people are still skeptical about going to Read more
  • Chronic Neck Pain / Whiplash auto injury
    Chronic Neck Pain / Whiplash Auto Injury I see patients with long standing chronic neck pain every day in my office.  They often have persistent headaches, neck stiffness and sleep difficulty due Read more
  • Winter is coming... Dirks Chiropractic
    Winter is indeed coming As the leaves fall and the weather turns cold, we often find ourselves in need of Chiropractic care. Whether it is an aching back from yard work Read more
  • Low Back Pain and Motion
    Low Back Pain and Motion Many of patients seek treatment at our office for conditions related to low back pain. After sitting down with them and going through a prior history Read more
  • Back Packs and Back Pain
    Back Packs and Back Pain It is back to school time and that means heavy back packs for many students which can lead to back pain and problems at a young Read more
  • Inflammation as the Cause of Pain
    Inflammation... We are hearing more and more about inflammation as the cause of many ailments.  Symptoms such as pain, stiffness, swelling and burning are common.  Some that are not so common Read more
  • Pinched Nerve :: Dirks Chiropractic
    Patients often ask what is a pinched nerve and can Chiropractic help Usually we are talking about one of the 33 pairs of spinal nerves that branch out from in between Read more
  • If You Have Sciatica Pain, a Chiropractor Can Help
    If You Have Sciatica Pain, a Chiropractor Can Help The doctors of chiropractic at Dirks Chiropractic regularly treat sciatica. When we ask patients where the pain is, some point at their Read more
  • Headaches : Dirks Chiropractic
    Headaches Most of us have experienced some type of headache in the past, some are just a mild annoyance and others are completely disabling. Let's look at the different possible causes Read more
  • Chronic Back Pain :: Dirks Chiropractic
    Chronic Back Pain Have you been diagnosed with a chronic condition such as spinal stenosis, degenerative disc disease, degenerative joint disease, fibromyalgia, osteoarthritis, etc... Doctors of all professions typically don't have a Read more
  • Low back pain :: Dirks Chiropractic
    Do you have low back pain? Some people only experience low back pain after strenuous activity or weekend warrior projects from muscle spasm or joint inflammation, but an alarming amount of Read more
  • Aspartame / Diet drinks are harmful
    Artificial Sweeteners are Harmful to your Health Aspartame and many other artificial sweeteners are very harmful and will most likely be banned in our lifetime. I know they taste good and Read more
  • Fish Oil / Omega 3 Fatty Acids
    Fish Oil / Omega 3 Fatty Acids As a Chiropractor, I am often asked from my patients... "What vitamins should I be taking ?" My answer is usually dependent on what that Read more