Low Back Pain Awareness Month

May is Low Back Pain Awareness Month! This month we will be taking a look at the many different causes of Low Back Pain, as well as the effects it can have on the rest of the body. Then we will take a look...

Charley Horse

Charley Horse is a North American term used to describe painful spasms or cramps especially occurring in the leg muscles where the muscles contract without your control and will not relax.   This type of spasm (i.e. The Charley Horse) often occurs when the...

Gall bladder malfunction symptoms and remedies

I am once again happy to have Carolyn Carter giver her input and viewpoint regarding chiropractic - Dr. Mattingly, D.C. On my latest visit to my chiro, I was once again having issues with my stomach. In short, I told him it feels...

Pain Relief for You and Me

Let’s talk about Pressure Point Therapy.  Many of the people who have become my patients over the years have done so because we’ve introduced them to Pressure Point Therapy.  However, it can be difficult to explain to other people - so here goes...

With Chiropractic Adjustments, I’m walking!

"I started with Chiropractic in the 80’s, the treatment was helping and then my Dr. moved!  As time went on I went to several Chiropractors and the treatment would help but not like the treatment I get with Dr. Mattingly’s Adjustments and  Pressure...

Calcium

Calcium and Magnesium are important minerals that the body uses to function properly. Here is a list of it's beneficial functions: It excites nerves and is needed for muscle contraction, including normal heartbeat. Calcium makes bone stiff and hard.  Without it your bones...

You Can Do It! (It’s time to quit smoking)

You can quit smoking! I know from speaking with patients that many of them wanted to quit for years and years - but somehow never got around to it. They would go a few hours, half-decided to quit - because they were out...