Causes of Arthritis You Can Change to Help Reduce Symptoms


Arthritic Symptoms: What Can You Do? If you stub your toe and you take a painkiller or an anti-inflammatory non-steroidal drug to help with the pain, does that fix the problem? It may give you temporary relief from symptoms, but it won’t fix the underlying issue – a misstep, perhaps? Be careful next time! The same goes with arthritis. Many arthritis patients take prescriptions or over-th...

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Ex-CFL Chiropractor Talks Sports & Osteoarthritis


Does Sports Make You Susceptible to Arthritis? Ask an ex-CFL Chiropractor... Can playing sports cause an onset of osteoarthritis later on in life? Unfortunately, the wear and tear that playing sports causes on your bones and joints can, in some cases, result in osteoarthritis. Dr. John Battershill knows first hand about how playing sports earlier in life can affect your health later on. H...

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Can a Chiropractor Help With Osteoarthritis?


You Bet! Chiropractors Can Treat Osteoarthritis With Success! According to Statistics Canada, about 10 percent of Canadians older than the age of 15 are affected by osteoarthritis (OA). This condition has a strong correlation between advancing age, meaning that as you get older, your chances of getting OA increase! Fortunately, your Calgary chiropractor can help with treating osteoarthrit...

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