1. Causes of Thoracic Immobility

    The spine is the structure that allows humans the freedom of movement. The way that the bones articulate, the function of the musculature, and the structural support of the tendons and ligaments allows for flexion, extension, and rotation. The complexity of the spine is sometimes a hindrance due to the immense amounts of injuries, disorders, and structural damage that may occur. It is not uncommon…Read More

  2. Causes of Tension Headaches

    Headaches plague millions of Americans on a daily basis. Tension headaches are the most common form of headache across the world. A tension headaches can cause pain in the shoulders, neck, base of the skull, and behind the eyes. Unlike migraines, tension headaches most often occur sporadically and without warning. Chronic tension headaches cause 15 or more days of pain per month and occur in a sma…Read More

  3. Delayed Onset Of Pain

    Car accidents lead to a myriad of different injuries and problems that can range from mild to sever. Car accident chiropractic services from Schilsky Chiropractic Center can help with all of the most common negative side effects of motor vehicle collisions. Unfortunately for many individuals the aches and pains that are associated with injuries from car accidents do not occur until well after the…Read More

  4. Is Chiropractic Care Safe For Children?

    Some of the most common questions that we hear at Schilsky Chiropractic Center pertain to children. Parents would like to know if chiropractic care is a safe and effective treatment option for their children. As with every single treatment option, there are inherent risks vs. benefits. First, finding the appropriate Jacksonville chiropractor is incredibly important. Parents need to do a little re…Read More

  5. Common Neck Injuries

    The spine is an incredibly complicated part of human anatomy. It is made up of bones, joints, ligaments, tendons, muscles, and nerves. In turn, any of these structures can be injured or stressed and can cause pain, tenderness, swelling, or immobility. When it comes to the spine, the “back” encompasses all structures from the base of the skull to the coccyx. When the neck becomes painful it cau…Read More

  6. Spinal Manipulation, is it Safe?

    Odd are that you have heard of spinal manipulation techniques if you visit a chiropractor in Jacksonville, NC. Spinal manipulation is one of the most popular treatments within a chiropractic office. The term “spinal manipulation” seems scary to those who have never experienced it. One of the first questions that your local chiropractor in Jacksonville, NC will hear from their patients is, “i…Read More

  7. How Stress Negatively Affects The Body

    Believe it or not stress might be the root cause of all your body pain. A large number of Americans seek out the help of a chiropractor for back pain of undetermined origin. When their medical professional tells them that their stress levels may be to blame, they scoff. Stress can affect the body and the mind in very negative ways. Healthcare professionals, such as your chiropractor at Schilsky Ch…Read More

  8. What Causes Back Pain During Pregnancy?

    One of the most common complaints from pregnant women is a significant increase in back pain. Every pregnant woman will experience some degree of back pain during their pregnancy. Most women find that their back pain increases during the late stages of pregnancy when they have gained the most weigh. Typically back pain can be relieve through working with an experienced chiropractor for back pain, …Read More

  9. What is Causing The Numbness Down My Legs?

    Many individuals who have recently been in a car accident seek out the help of a car accident chiropractor for treatment. Often times these individuals come into the office with numbness, tingling, neck pain, and back pain caused by a car accident. Neurological problems, injuries, or disorders are often accompanied by numbness and tingling into the extremities.  The numbness and tingling into ext…Read More