Have Tennis Elbow or Golfer Elbow? Chiropractic Care Can Help!


Don't Let Tennis Elbow or Golfer Elbow Take the Fun Out of Your Summer Playtime If you’re a golfer or tennis player in Calgary, summertime brings about the opportunity to play without having to go indoors to hit a ball. Unfortunately, the repetitive muscle movements made in playing such sports can sometimes result in injury such as tennis elbow and golfer elbow. Believe it or not, it’s no...

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Chiropractic Advice – Episode #1 – My Experience with Concussions


Chiropractor Shares His Experience w/ Concussions Dr. John Battershill, D.C. at Revelation Health Centre Chiropractic & Wellness Clinic used to play professional football in the Canadian Football League (CFL), first with the Calgary Stampeders (79-83) then the Toronto Argonauts (83-84). During his football career, he suffered six sports concussions, of which he touches on below: ...

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Is Sugar a Villain? Yes, But It Doesn’t Have to Be…


Is Sugar a Villain? My Journey and Experience with Sugar Most of us have seen the information in magazines or on the internet about how sugar is bad for us. You’ve also probably heard a doctor (or two) tell you to reduce your sugar intake at some point in your life. But is sugar really the big bad villain it’s been made out to be? Here's a short story on my personal journey and experience...

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Chiropractor Talks Anxiety & Depression: Don’t Let It Take You Out!


Don’t Let Anxiety & Depression Take You Out! Dr. John Battershill, Chiropractor at Revelation Health Centre in NW Calgary, explains what he has learned over the years about how anxiety and depression can affect your brain function. Here’s what he has to say: " Over the past eight years, I’ve learned an incredible amount as to how anxiety and depression can affect the brain function in pa...

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25 Fun Factoids on Chiropractic Care & Health as a Whole


25 Fun & Interesting Factoids on Chiropractic & Health #1 - A head turning fact – Birds can turn their heads almost in a complete circle partly due to their S-shaped cervical curve. Giraffes lack a curve, severely limiting their mobility. How’s your curve? There may be something wrong if you are experiencing neck pain. #2 - Blood doctors vs. nerve doctors – Medical docto...

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What Causes Neck Pain? Ask a Chiropractor…


As Nervous System Specialists, Chiropractors Know... Your neck is the most delicate and sensitive part of your spine and is invaluable when it comes to your health. Its role as a support for your heavy, swiveling head while helping to maintain a forward postural curve isn’t a job that’s done easy, especially when it contains nerves that send and receive impulses to your arms, legs, hands,...

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Chiropractic & Nutrition: Why You Should Avoid Sugar


Chiropractic & Nutrition: High Sugar Intake Causes Several Health Complications Many people think that sugar is found only in things like candy, cookies and cakes. Truth is, however, that the ingredient is often added to other unsuspecting foods such as bread and tomato sauce. Added sugar comes in many forms, which is why just because there’s no “sugar” on the ingredient list doesn’...

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Chiropractic Clinic: Treating Lower Back Pain in Calgary


Have Low Back Pain in Calgary? Get Relief at RHC! Lower back pain is... #1 case of work-related disability in persons under 45 in the USA 80% of the population will experience lower back pain at some point in their lives 1 in 4 Americans experience lower back pain at any given time 2nd most common reason reported for missing work 5th most common reason for all health care visits 25% mo...

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How Sitting Can Affect the Health of Your Nervous System


Sitting is Killing You in More Ways than You Might Think… How does sitting for extended periods of time affect our health? Well, let's just say that it can in more profound ways than many people think. Sitting for long periods of time can affect the nervous system by shutting down input to the brain, affecting the function of your brain ever so slightly The first thing that sitting can...

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5 Reasons Why Many Athletes Rely on Chiropractic Care


Why Many Athletes Get Adjusted Regularly... Did you know that approximately 90 percent of the world’s most talented athletes use chiropractic care to increase their performance potential while decreasing the chance of injury? – All American Healthcare Most people assume that a visit to the chiropractor means they are looking to fix something wrong with their neck or back. However, chir...

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