Knee pain is one of the more debilitating joint pains that people can suffer from. If your knees are in constant discomfort, you are well aware of how debilitating it can be. It can prevent you from performing simple everyday tasks, such as cooking, cleaning, or even walking around the house. A recent study showed… Read more »
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 »
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 »
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 »
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 »
Did you know that Back Pain can usually be prevented. How? Find out here.
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.