Dr. James Naismith, using a soccer ball and two peach baskets, first introduced basketball to the world in 1891. The basketball of today, with its high-speed and physical aggressiveness, scarcely resembles the original game. With this modern style of play, come many opportunities for injury: it is estimated that there are more than 1.6 million… Read more »Read More
It’s Only A Soft Tissue Injury!
“It’s only a soft tissue injury!” This is a common statement made by many when commenting about a strain or a sprain. In the mind of most people, there is minimal damage requiring minimal care. The reality is, this can be far from the truth! Soft tissue injuries can be painful and result in long… Read more »Read More
Chiropractic And Sports Performance
Numerous elite athletes, including Joe Montana, Tom Brady, Wayne Gretsky, Michael Jordan, Lance Armstrong, and Tiger Woods, have credited chiropractic care with helping them on their path to excellence. These athletes have experienced firsthand the benefits of getting adjusted. An elegant research study by Smith et al in JMPT in 2006(1) demonstrates how a chiropractic… Read more »Read More