Today, Americans are living longer and making the most of their retirement years. In fact, Baby Boomers are redefining aging, and are typically not willing to sit in a porch swing and watch the world go by. Many are finding the key to happy, healthy, longer life can be found in exercise.
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Ask any mother and she will tell you that the aches, pains and muscle strains of pregnancy are very, very real and can be very, very uncomfortable. With an average weight gain of 25 to 35 pounds, combined with the increased stress placed on the body by the baby, many women end up in pretty severe discomfort. In fact, studies have found that about half of all expectant mothers will develop low-back pain at some point during their pregnancies. This is especially true during the last trimester and for those who already suffer from low-back pain, the problems can become even worse.
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We all know the benefits of regular exercise, it can strengthen your heart, bones and joints and reduce stress for starters. Summertime brings an increased focus on exercise, and for many adults, that means they are doing a lot of things they don't necessarily do year round. Whether it's taking up jogging, hitting balls, running bases, or spending some time honing water-skiing skills, if you jump right in the risk for injury is there. Sprains and strains are common, and the ankles, knees, shoulders, elbows and yes, your spine, can all take a beating while you are moving into a more active lifestyle.
Dr. Steven M. Carlson and the team at Carlson Chiropractic Center are celebrating ten years in Joplin on Monday, July 15. A Birthday party to mark the occasion is scheduled to take place between 8:30 am – 12 noon, and 2 pm – 6 pm. Staff, friends, and patients are all invited to stop in to take part in the event.