Custom Foot Orthotics
Orthotics are a great way to help with issues related to walking and alignment. Some of these include but are not limited to knee, foot and lower back pain. The need for orthotics is often related to an issue with the natural functioning of the foot. Orthotics will often help to realign the bones within the foot and ankle and therefore take pressure of other parts of the body such as the back, neck, shoulders and hips. In addition, orthotics will help with distributing your weight properly and take further pressure off of toes, bunions and other parts of the foot.
Orthotics are really for anyone with an issue or discomfort relating to walking or imbalances in the body that are known to cause related pain. The great benefit of orthotics is that they can be worn on a daily basis and be utilized during most activities to take further stress of the body.
Orthotics can often be prescribed by your chiropractor and can last well over a year in most cases. This is a great investment into your overall health and well being via a biomechanical standpoint.
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Why today's chiropractors embrace adjusting instruments
The attitude toward using adjusting instruments in the chiropractic field has changed dramatically since the 1970s, when Veronica Slaughter, DC, was in chiropractic school. At that time, when a classmate adjusted her with an Activator instrument during clinic, both students were asked to leave for violating the school's "hands only" policy.
Today, Slaughter exclusively uses the Activator Method in her Brentwood and Palm Desert, Calif, practices—and she's not alone. Activator is now one of the most widely used techniques in the field, second only to traditional diversified adjustment...