Category Archives: Pain and Symptoms

Chiropractic: You have to go forever/it’s only temporary relief!

Surely you’ve heard, “once you go to a chiropractor you have to keep going to feel good” or “it’s only temporary relief” or some version of this idea. Here’s the truth: A chiropractic adjustment opens up the communication between brain …  read more

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Symptom Changes and Healing under Chiropractic Care

There are a few things to be aware of when you begin getting adjusted that will help you move with ease into better health.  Firstly, if you have been living with subluxation and the damaging effects of nerve system interference …  read more

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How to get rid of health problems

Want to know the secret of how to get rid of back pain, headaches, acid reflux, reproductive issues, even cancer and heart disease?  DON’T GET THEM IN THE FIRST PLACE! Now I can hear you saying “Dr. Pete, that is …  read more

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The When and Why of Symptoms

A few years ago one I noticed a strange problem with one of my vehicles.  As I accelerated beyond 100km/hr, a very noticeable and very annoying shaking was felt.  As I came off the highway and resumed driving at normal …  read more

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How often do I need to get adjusted?

It’s a question that my patients often ask: “How often do I need to be adjusted doc?”  To answer this question I think it’s so important to first review the why behind chiropractic.  Chiropractic adjustments correct vertebral subluxations.  Vertebral subluxations …  read more

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Why we’re not into Healing

“I wish that adjustment would hold forever doc” he said as he got up from the adjusting table.  “There is one time when you will not need to be adjusted anymore” I responded, “when you die!” Our biggest passions at …  read more

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No Pain No Gain?

Sometimes you may notice some discomfort after an adjustment.  This is because the adjustments are getting parts of your spine moving that have been locked up for quite some time.  It’s kind of like beginning an exercise program when you …  read more

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Do you need to “learn to live with it”?

I can’t tell you how many times I’ve heard a new patient say to me “my Doctor told me I’m just going to have to learn to live with this pain/health problem”.  This is shocking to me as I believe …  read more

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Osteoporosis and Chiropractic

According to Osteoporosis Canada osteoporosis is a significant health concern for many Canadians and fractures from osteoporosis represent a significant burden to our society in terms of human suffering and the associated health care costs.  Most of the strategies to …  read more

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Stay Cool with Chiropractic!

It’s been very hot over the past week for those of us living in southern Ontario.  As the temperature outside soars, did you know that your body temperature stays pretty much consistent at 37 degrees Celsius?  This is a very …  read more

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