Anti-Inflammatory Medicines vs Natural Anti-Inflammatories

Dr. Craig Rubenstein, A Medford NY Chiropractor Do people actually die from taking nonsteroidal anti-inflammatories like Ibuprofen and Naproxen, or prescription anti-inflammatories like Celebrex and Feldene? Unfortunately, the answer is yes! It is estimated that 15 to 20,000 people die each year in the United States from complications of prescription and over-the-counter nonsteroidal anti-inflammatories. These [...]

2017-10-06T13:47:26+00:00 October 6th, 2017|Anti-Inflammatories, Uncategorized|

How Chiropractors Can Help With Neck Pain

Philip A. Facquet III, DC - Practices in Smithtown NY The short answer is chiropractor’s find the problem joints within your neck and help them to move more freely. Over time your symptoms can decrease along with proper healing. Our necks are made up of seven small vertebrae stacked on top of one another. Your [...]

2017-05-26T19:46:49+00:00 May 26th, 2017|Neck Pain|

May is National Posture Month

Dr. David BenEliyahu Coram-Selden Chiropractic Selden, NY There is no perfect posture. Good posture is more than just standing or sitting straight, as it encompasses strengthening core muscles and developing better body balance. Sitting has become the new smoking in today's times, as we all sit for very long times. The human body is designed [...]

2017-05-17T18:25:39+00:00 May 2nd, 2017|Uncategorized|

Daily Stretching- Who Needs It?

Dr. Philip A. Facquet III, Chiropractor in Smithtown, NY You need it, I need it, and we all need it! So enjoy this short read and then get up stretch and go for a walk. But doc I am in pain! We will get to that. If you are not injured and are a competitive [...]

2017-04-14T15:03:50+00:00 April 14th, 2017|Yoga|

Children and Chiropractic

Dr. Philip A. Facquet III, Practices in Smithtown NY Doctors of Chiropractic (DCs) do recommend care for infants and children when clinically needed, and I hope that does not come as a surprise to any of you. Consider that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimated that chiropractic care was the most common [...]

2017-04-14T15:01:27+00:00 April 7th, 2017|Chiropractic|

Consider Chiropractic Care to Help Avoid Opioid Use

Dr. Philip A. Facquet III is Chiropractor from Smithtown, NY Most of you have heard about the opioid crisis in America. This class of drugs includes prescription pain medications including codeine, fentanyl, hydrocodone, oxycodone, and others. Heroin is also an opioid. Did you know that chiropractic care offers a natural, effective, evidence-based, approach to pain [...]

2017-04-14T15:02:38+00:00 April 1st, 2017|ThinkChiropractic|

First, Do No Harm, Primum non nocere

Dr. Michael S. Horney DC is an East Setauket Chiropractor  Okay, so you go to your chiropractor’s office. What do they do? They take a thorough history, they listen to you, and they talk with you. They want to understand what brings you to the office. They want to make sure Chiropractic Care is the [...]

2017-03-24T21:09:07+00:00 March 24th, 2017|Chiropractic|