Dr. Steven Loehr has earned Board Certification by the Academy Council of Chiropractic Pediatrics (CACCP) in the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association’s (ICPA) renowned Certification Program and becomes the first to receive this designation in Southwest Missouri. Dr. Loehr joins an elite field of specialized Chiropractors to offer unique techniques and protocols of care for children
While many view pregnancy as a magical experience, few will deny that it can also be an uncomfortable one for mothers-to-be. When utilized correctly, prenatal massage techniques offer a safe, drug-free way to ease the aches and pains that childbearing tends to bring. Plus, they can provide welcome emotional support for expectant mothers.
How do you know when to go to a chiropractor? While chiropractic care is widely recognized for its effectiveness in dealing with back pain, it can actually do much more. In fact, chiropractic care can offer relief from an impressive variety of aches, dysfunctions, and issues.
Everyone knows that visiting a chiropractor can lead to significant improvements in wellness for adults. However, you don’t have to be a grown-up to enjoy the many advantages offered by chiropractic care. Kids are also welcome in the chiropractor’s office, and that’s a fantastic thing for both their health and their parents’ peace of mind.
You’ve probably heard health experts advocate for a holistic approach to medicine. It’s often presented as an appealing alternative to standard medical care, but many people don’t quite understand what taking a holistic approach actually involves. Is the idea of a holistic approach to health care new? What are its defining characteristics? Most importantly, is
Since the inception of chiropractic care in 1895, a variety of techniques have been developed to correct the misalignments and subluxations targeted by this form of hands-on health care. The Thompson chiropractic technique was developed by Dr. J. Clay Thompson and patented in 1955. It has been used to reduce discomfort and support wellness for
At first glance, acupuncture and fibromyalgia may seem like an unusual combination. After all, many people find it counterintuitive that being stuck with multiple needles could provide pain relief. Although it may seem odd in theory, the reality is that acupuncture is widely recognized for its ability to combat a wide array of discomforts and ailments,
Yes, doctors use ultrasound to look at babies in the bellies of expectant mothers. But this technology is also used by chiropractors and therapists to generate vibrations deep in the body’s tissues. These vibrations can help treat pain conditions and spur cell regeneration, speeding up the healing process. At Loehr Chiropractic & Acupuncture, we use
When it comes to our health, today’s reality might look grim. Childhood obesity is on the rise, and the prevalence of type 2 diabetes has skyrocketed, but there’s good news: You don’t always have to reach for medications in order to regain control of your health. Achieving wellness starts with you, and you can learn
Following thousands of years of success in China, acupuncture’s efficacy has been studied and confirmed by several renowned medical institutions. Still, myths about acupuncture treatment remain. We’ve highlighted a few of the most common in today’s blog post.