Time for School Doesn’t Have to Mean Time for Neck and Back Pain

Once again, as school systems throughout metro Atlanta and the rest of the state begin their activities, we at Conyers Family Chiropractic would like to remind you that there are several issues of which parents should be aware. On the top of our list are book bags.  Now we’re not concerned with how cool, or even un-cool the bags may be, but of the content – or even more specifically – the weight! As a CBS news report notes:  It’s the first day of school and Joseph Barham’s backpack is busting at the seams already. Joseph weighs...

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Big Benefits from Chiropractic Care During Pregnancy

Chiropractic care is health maintenance of the spinal column, discs, related nerves and bone geometry without drugs or surgery. It involves the art and science of adjusting misaligned joints of the body, especially of the spine, which reduces spinal nerve stress and therefore promotes health throughout the body. When you are pregnant, your body is changing rapidly and at Conyers Family Chiropractic Center, we are trained to work with pregnant women – our doctors and staff professionals take a specific interest in prenatal and postnatal care...

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Fighting Pain – Are Meds the Best Relief

There may be as many as 100 million Americans suffering from chronic pain at this very moment.  You might be one of them.  And back injuries are the leading cause of such pain, but there are also issues with arthritis, shingles, diabetic nerve damage, post-surgical problems and countless others. The U.S. currently spends nearly $635 billion to treat chronic pain, and still many are left with poor results and continual suffering. Studies show that while there is no magic cure, discovery has been made into how and why the acute and chronic pain...

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Spring Has Sprung – And So Has Lower Back Pain

About this time every year, we see a huge influx of patients who have come to us with lower back pain issues because as they state, “I’ve overdone it with the yard work.” Those who do yard work – like it or not – and gardening, start planning their outdoor home improvement projects purchasing flower and vegetable seeds, shrubs and trees. With all of the planning required it’s not unusual for even a seasoned gardener to forget to take appropriate steps to avoid “overdoing” it and ending up with back pain.  It is the number one complaint...

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Start Moving and Start Healing

Our bodies were made to move and within our movement we find a deeper connection to our bodies and healing. As children, most of us didn’t need to be encouraged to play on a regular basis, freely and openly, in whatever way or game we chose. A few of us may have retained or regained our ability keep active, but by the time we reach adulthood, many of us have slowed down or stopped “playing” altogether. We may have hang-ups about our bodies, fear of being judged or maybe the parts don’t move like they used to. In many cases, we may simply have...

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Newest Treatment for Back Pain at CFCC!

Conyers Family Chiropractic Center Acquires State of the Art Decompression Table The doctors and staff at CFCC are always excited to offer the finest services to their clients and the acquisition of the Triton® DTS Decompression Table designed and manufactured by Chattanooga Clinic Group. Chattanooga Clinic Traction provides clinically-proven pain treatment that gets to the root of Cervical and Lumbar Pain, allowing clinicians to mimic the feel and effectiveness of hands-on treatment using fully programmable patterns. Clinical Benefits of...

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