Introduction to Chiropractic

Hi everyone, and hope you’re all enjoying the summer so far, we are half way through for those of you with school aged children. For those of you who haven’t met me, I’m a chiropractor at Active Back to Health Centre and I’m very passionate about my career. If you’ve visited our clinic before, you’ve likely overheard me at some …

Things Aren’t Always As They Appear…

Can you see pain? Well you can often see when a patient is in pain, they have that look on their face… But you really can’t see pain.  Patients may come in with perfect posture yet can be in tremendous pain.  Or they may come in bent forward or leaning to one side yet don’t really feel any pain at …

I Crack My Own Back. Isn’t That Good Enough?

This week I figured I should answer a question that many, many people have asked me before. That is, what is the difference between seeing a chiropractor, and self-adjusting one’s back? First off, I hate hearing the word “crack” being used in reference to an adjustment. It is misleading and, frankly, scary! I would never want anyone to crack the …