Category: Back Pain

Five Misconceptions of Chiropractic Care | Renton Chiropractic Clinic

Chiropractic care misconceptions

We often hear misconceptions about chiropractic care and what chiropractors do. While there’s a lot information floating around, our team at Petett Chiropractic hear to set the record straight. For example, did you know that in order to become a medical doctor you’re required to have 2,756 class hours in education whereas a chiropractor is… Read more »

Is Your Health Being Affected by Poor Posture? | Renton Chiropractic Clinic

Correcting bad posture with Petett Chiropractic

Having poor posture is a common yet negative habit that can affect a person’s health and wellbeing. It usually develops at any early age and follow us through adulthood. While many of us recognize that poor posture is an issue, few people truly understand the importance and necessity of having good posture. First off, what… Read more »

Is it Safe to Crack Your Own Back? | Renton Chiropractors

Woman with tattoo on back, touching shoulder

Sometimes when you’re experiencing physical discomfort, cracking your own back or neck can provide instant relief, albeit for a few seconds. However, are self-adjustments bad for you? This is a common question we receive at Petett Chiropractic. The short answer is … it depends. Self-Adjustments vs. Proper Chiropractic Adjustments While the occasional self-adjustment is not harmful, repeatedly… Read more »