What’s the Best Shoe for Small Feet?

We often hear the question “What’s the BEST shoe for small feet?”  And as parents we often seek to maximize the family budget. One common cost saving technique involves choosing shoes that toddlers and children “will grow into”. This week we will review a paper that examines this practice. Kobayashi (1) recently investigated: “How do […]

Question Answered About Back Pain

A Patient Asks: “Why do I need to come back for low back pain?” Recently I was working with a patient from Waukee and a common question came up.  The question however threw me for a loop not because it isn’t something that I haven’t explained often but from who it came from.  See this person […]

How Does Laser Therapy Work?

How Does Laser Therapy Work? Pain management is a field where many practitioners get frustrated. In our clinic we see it all the time as a lot of the more difficult cases come in after they have seen everybody else and a chiropractor is their last resort. Chronic pain doesn’t always mean that we have […]

Low Back Pain and Underlying Causes

Low Back Pain and Underlying Causes   I am asked every day by patients who are experiencing low back pain and cannot figure out how it happened to them seemingly out of the blue. Some are young, some are old; but most all of them have the same underlying cause. (Note: We are not talking […]