Category: pain

Chiropractic Care for Fibromyalgia | Renton Chiropractic Clinic

Woman's back and shoulders

May is Fibromyalgia Awareness Month. During this month, your Renton chiropractic team at Petett Chiropractic commit to helping raise awareness of fibromyalgia and its potentially debilitating symptoms. According to the NIMAS, 5 million Americans 18 or older are estimated have fibromyalgia. While 80 and 90 percent of people diagnosed are women, it also occurs in men and… Read more »

Why Chiropractic Care for Work-Related Injuries | Renton Chiropractic

Firefighter sitting due to injury

Millions of Americans suffer from injuries in the workplace each year. Work-related injuries can be emotionally, physically and financially damaging. While they can range in severity, work-related injuries can often impact a person’s ability to perform the responsibilities of their job, as well as participate in everyday activities. Work-related injuries can be caused by sudden or… Read more »

Choosing a Mattress to Prevent Back Pain | Seattle Chiropractors

Bed with a plant on the bedside table

We spend an estimated one third of our lives sleeping—that’s about 26 years of our life in bed! It goes without saying that the mattress we sleep on plays an incredibly important role in our sleep quality and physical health. According to the Global Burden of Disease 2010 study, low back pain is the leading… Read more »

Joint Pain from the Change in Weather? | Renton Chiropractors

Making the transition from summer to fall is tough for most people. Not only do we go from high temperatures & clear skies to cold & rainy days, but the amount of daylight available throughout the day diminishes as well. Although these may seem like minor changes as we move from season to season, the colder weather can… Read more »

10 Tips to Prevent Back Pain

Did you know that Back Pain can usually be prevented. How? Find out here.

Do You Want to Get Rid of Your Knee and Leg Pain?

Many people believe that the only reason you should see a chiropractor is if you were in a terrible accident. What many people don’t realize is that a simple checkup once a week can help prevent future injuries and can have a positive influence on your life.