Chiropractor Health Tips: Posture

Chiropractic Advice Tech neck can cause headaches, neck and shoulder pain which can benefit from visiting a chiropractor Brisbane City

Chiropractor Health Tips: Posture HEADS UP – TEXTING IS LITERALLY A PAIN IN THE NECK Here is some good information about how to prevent text neck from the Chiropractor’s Association of Australia. This is a common problem I see as a chiropractor in Brisbane CBD. The number of people using mobile devices has increased year on year and continues to … Read More

Posture tip: Avoid shoulder pain from excessive mouse use

A really common complain I see is people coming into my chiropractic clinic with shoulder and rotator cuff problems from long hours of computer work, specifically in the shoulder of their mouse hand. Excessive mouse work can cause painful trigger points to develop in the small muscles of the rotator cuff. When these trigger points get aggravated they can be … Read More

Do you have pain between the shoulder blades?

Pain between the shoulder blades is a common complaint. There are a number of possible causes for tension in this area but a common trouble maker is the rhomboid muscle group. The rhomboids are a group of two muscles that run between the thoracic spine and the shoulder blade. These muscles develop active trigger points when we spend long periods … Read More

Chiro Advice- Pros and Cons to Standing Desks

Standing desks are becoming very popular in offices around the city. From a chiropractic perspective I certainly prefer them to traditional desks for a number of reasons. By now most people are well aware of the damage that long hours of sitting can do to our bodies and standing desks offer a number of health benefits. Pros- Our bodies really … Read More

Easy ways to prevent “Tech Neck”

‘Tech neck’ is a new term used to describe neck pain or injuries caused from looking at computer screens, smart phones or tablets for too long. With the structure of our days now involving so much time spent on screens this is becoming very common. Looking down at screens for too long puts pressure on the joints of the spine … Read More

3 Great Stretches for Office Workers

  Here are my top stretches for office workers or anyone who is sitting and doing a lot of computer work. These three stretches can help prevent muscle tightness and soreness as well as assisting with maintaining a good posture. A lot of my patients get given these stretches as homework. 1. Pec Stretch– This stretch is a great way … Read More

Is Neck Pain Giving You A Headache?

Anyone who has suffered from persistent headaches will tell you how frustrating and tiring they can be…And it seems like headaches are surprisingly common with the World Health Organisation predicting that approximately 47% of the adult population experiencing a headache at least once a year. Headaches can be caused from a number of different problems but the headaches that I … Read More