Why Does My Back Ache in Winter?

As cold weather approaches, chiropractors often work overtime. Patients complain of increasing back and neck pain. Is there a connection between back and neck pain and cold weather? Science is yet to identify [...]

What Type of Headache Do You Have?

A headache is a headache, right? Not necessarily. The Mayo Clinic lists three general types of headaches. Identifying the type of headache you most frequently get can be the first step towards finding [...]

What is Degenerative Disc Disease?

  The word "disease" in degenerative disc disease is controversial. Many experts would prefer to call it a "disorder" rather than a disease. A look at the causes explains why calling it a [...]

Posture: How Can a Chiropractor Help?

We tend to take our posture for granted and don't always do what's best for our bodies. We slump in our chairs; lift improperly; and even use poor posture when we're on our [...]

How Can Pain Affect Your Life?

We all experience pain in our lives. It usually passes, but when it becomes lasting or chronic pain, it can affect our lives in many other ways. Studies show that chronic pain can [...]

How Can a Chiropractor Help with Hay Fever?

Most of us look forward to spring and summer, but for hay fever sufferers, they can be some of the hardest months of the year. Hay fever got its name because of the [...]

How a Wellness Psychologist Can Help You Reach Your Goals

Some goals are clear. If you have a physical ailment, you know your goal is to cure the ailment. Other goals are murkier or we may stuck and unable to see a way [...]

Don’t Neglect Your Back This New Year

After the holidays, we feel renewed and refreshed, ready to take on the New Year. That's a great way to start, but we can't forget the basics of back care. If your job [...]

Beating the Winter Back Pain Blues

When the temperature dips, we are more likely to experience back pain. The reason for this is that the body naturally tenses up in colder weather. When excess strain is put on muscles, [...]

Backpack Tips: Get Your Child’s Happy Back at School

As you get ready to send your children back to school this January, John Petrozzi, a chiropractor in Leichhardt, would like to provide you with some important tips on how your child can [...]