Do I Really Need To Come in for Check-up or Maintenance Care?

Do I Really Need To Come in for Check-up or Maintenance Care?

New research demostrates the effectiveness of chiropractic maintenance care for persistent and recurrent low back pain. A pragmatic randomized controlled trial in 2018 wanted to see if regular maintenance care that chiropractors recommend really was useful. Here at the Avenue Clinic we try to be as evidence based as we can and so this caught […]

Is Your New Year Resolution to Exercise? What if  You Can’t Be Bothered!!

  I have written many times on this website about the value of exercise for helping to relieve back, neck and joint pain and maintaining overall health.   I have a confession though – I hate exercising! Well, all that gym stuff anyway! You pay a crazy amount of money to go to a gym […]

Why Do You Really Have Knee Arthritis?   

Why Do You Really Have Knee Arthritis?  

  Why DO you have arthritis in your knees? Knee osteoarthritis has doubled in prevalence since the mid-20th century Remember all those discussions about why we develop knee arthritis “It is because you played too much sport when you were young” or “Its because he/she is overweight” or “No wonder – he/she is 75, what […]

Migraines ... what are they and how can Chiropractic Help.

Migraines … what are they and how can Chiropractic Help.

What is a migraine? Migraine headaches are horrible! They are so variable in their presentation and even though they are classed as a headache – they actually affect your entire body as any of you who suffer with them will understand. Even when the headache has gone away, you can be left with a feeling […]