Helping My Mother Get Back to the Routines She Loves to Do

My mom used to get out all the time. She is in her 70s now, but there was a time recently that she was just staying home and not even tending her small garden. I found out when I stopped to pick up a few tomatoes. I could see the weeds growing. She told me that her back was hurting her. She said she had been to the doctor, and he prescribed painkillers that make her sleepy, but they do not take away all the pain. I took her to my chiropractor in Redding, and now she is feeling a lot better.

Mom’s back had a pinched nerve that was causing her some tremendous sciatic pain. Continue reading “Helping My Mother Get Back to the Routines She Loves to Do”

What You Don’t Know May Keep You in Pain Even Longer

I had absolutely no idea just how great a Sacramento chiropractor would be for the constant pain that I was dealing with for two years. I am not joking. I really did not know. It is actually a little embarrasingthat I thought my physician is the only person could help. After 2 years and far too many visits with only partial help, I just felt deflated. I was hopeful at first and expected everything to be okay, but it wasn’t. Not until I went for some help instead.

Everyone goes to the doctor. Most people are born with a doctor in the room. You get your vaccinations from a doctor. The very first time you are sick you go to one. When you suddenly have some sort of odd pain that seems alarming and does not go away, you go see a physician. That’s exactly when I did when I had trouble laying down every night. I was given a couple of prescriptions. I was also told that I should always make sure to take them at night or they may cause me to suffer with insomnia. Continue reading “What You Don’t Know May Keep You in Pain Even Longer”