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Massage Therapy – What’s The Difference?

Massage therapy has been relieving pain and improving the quality of life as far back as 2700 BC. The earliest written record of massage therapy can be found in an ancient Chinese text entitled “The Yellow Emperor’s Classic Book of Internal Medicine“, considered a classic by the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Although therapeutic massage has come along way… Read More

Massage Therapy Benefits Those With Sciatica More Than Traditional Treatments

Sciatica is a condition that results in discomfort when there is pressure on the sciatic nerve. This nerve runs along the lower back, and down each leg. Those who suffer from this condition have a hard time finding relief with traditional treatments. Many are discovering another benefit of massage therapy is its ability to relieve sciatica symptoms. What… Read More

Patients Speak About the Benefits of Chiropractic Care

Here at Zimmermann Chiropractic, our patients will be the first ones to tell you about the benefits of chiropractic care. Our patients understand the value of wellness and we want to spread that to others in our community. Our philosophy is that those who focus a healthy diet and exercise and incorporate wellness practices like regular chiropractic and massage… Read More

Is Chiropractic Care Appropriate For Pregnant Women?

Since chiropractic care often consists of pushing, popping and laying on your stomach, it’s only natural for women to be hesitant about pursuing it while they are pregnant. However, there is no need to fear. Not only is chiropractic treatment totally safe for pregnant women when conducted by an appropriately trained professional, it can help greatly in relieving many of… Read More

Chiropractic Care for Neck Pain

If you suffer from neck pain, you’re not alone as more than 25 percent of Americans struggle with this problem. When your neck hurts, it’s hard to be productive and enjoy everyday life. Although there are several treatments for neck pain, such as using pain killers, they’re only temporary fixes that mask pain, rather than correct the underlying causes. Read More

Who Can Benefit from Chiropractic Care?

Asking the question, “who can benefit from chiropractic care?” is kind of a trick question because at Zimmerman Chiropractic, we believe anyone can benefit from chiropractic care. Dr. Chris Zimmerman is an Arizona native who received his Doctor of Chiropractic from the Los Angeles College of Chiropractic at Southern California University of Health Sciences. This blog post will explain… Read More

Lifestyle Advice and Nutritional Guidelines for Promoting Healthy Bones and Muscles

When your bones and muscles hurt it’s hard to be productive and enjoy everyday activities. Often, these problems can be prevented by making healthy lifestyle choices and consuming the right foods and supplements. Here are some lifestyle and nutritional guidelines that help in promoting healthy bones and muscles. Lifestyle Guidelines for Healthy Bones and Muscles Having a healthy lifestyle is one of… Read More

Five Ways You Can Benefit from Massage Therapy

There are many benefits to massage therapy. Massage therapy refers to a variety of techniques that are used on muscles and soft tissue. Massage therapy has proven effective in treating a variety of conditions and improving overall health, which include improved circulation and posture. If you are interested in what massage therapy can do for you, then here are… Read More

Taking Care of Your Back

  Your back is the other half of the word “backbone” or spine, without which, transmitting nerve signals from the brain to various parts of the body would be impossible. Not only does your spine protect your spinal cord, it also supports your upper body’s weight, and keeps your posture erect so your organs hang properly and you can move… Read More

Should I Visit The Chiropractor

  Do you experience chronic pain in your joints and arthritis is ruled out? Are you wondering, “Should I visit the chiropractor?” or “Should I endure this pain?”, and hope that it will resolve itself in due time? If you’ve had recurring pain that won’t go away despite medication and rest, a visit to the chiropractor is in order. Read More