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The Ongoing Battle with Healthcare Costs

By Dr. Jason Crist / December 11, 2018 / 0 Comments

It may come as a surprise to some, but the United States tops the list of countries with the most expensive healthcare systems.  Health care costs top the scales at 3 trillion dollars, with the average citizen paying $8,157.42 for health-related issues per year.  Japan pays half of that, with annual costs at only $3,951.95…

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Second Annual Angel Tree Drive

By Dr. Jason Crist / November 20, 2018 / 0 Comments

We are having our second annual Angel Tree drive in our office through C.A.S.A. (Court Appointed Special Advocates) of Nashville. We had an amazing partnership last year and want to continue that with all of you to provide an amazing Christmas for children in need. Angel Tree is a great way to give back! Who is…

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Ways Non-Surgical Spinal Decompression Will Help After a Car Accident

By Dr. Jason Crist / November 15, 2018 / 0 Comments

After a car accident, victims can be hurt in many ways.  The injuries can show up immediately in the form of pain and swelling, or they can take days or sometimes even weeks to show.  Non-surgical decompression can benefit these common injury patterns and keep them from worsening. Common Injuries After a Car Accident Car…

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Nine Ways a Chiropractor Can Help You After a Car Wreck

By Dr. Jason Crist / November 7, 2018 / 0 Comments

Even if your car wreck was only minor, you can still be left with serious injuries.  Regardless of the severity of the wreck, you should always be evaluated by a medical professional. It’s important to remember that some injuries will not show up immediately and may take days or sometimes even weeks to become apparent. …

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Should I See a Chiropractor After a Car Accident?

By Dr. Jason Crist / October 24, 2018 / 0 Comments

Immediately after a car accident, most people will ignore pain and potential injury.  There’s so much to do; information exchange, insurance notifications, tow trucks and police reports seem never-ending on the scene of the accident.   With the rush of emotions, nerves and adrenaline it is very easy to forget that you may be injured and…

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Chiropractic Care for Sciatica

By Dr. Jason Crist / October 10, 2018 / 0 Comments

Sciatica is a very common source of back pain.  It refers to nerve pain that begins in the lower back or buttock area and travels to one leg, or sometimes both.  Pain that originates in another area of the body that is different from the source of the pain is called neuralgia, referred pain, or…

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Chiropractic Treatment of Scoliosis

By Dr. Jason Crist / October 4, 2018 / 0 Comments

Scoliosis, a sideways curve of the spine, can have devastating affects both psychologically and physically.  While most scoliosis cases are mild, when they are severe they can be debilitating.  Scoliosis can lead to emotional pain, with the sufferer feeling they are “deformed,” as well as physical pain from the disorder itself.  The disorder can affect…

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Fibromyalgia and Chiropractic Treatment

By Dr. Jason Crist / October 1, 2018 / 0 Comments

Fibromyalgia, a disorder that can cause chronic widespread pain across the musculoskeletal system, affects at least 2% of the general population, not counting those who never seek treatment for their pain.  This disease process affects women nearly ten times more than it affects men, and brings a host of bizarre and baffling symptoms with it. …

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Chiropractic Care for Tension Headaches and Migraines

By Dr. Jason Crist / September 19, 2018 / 0 Comments

Headaches are such a common problem that they account for the largest majority of over the counter pain medication sales.  What if there was a way to reduce your headache’s intensity and frequency naturally, without all the potentially harmful side effects?  Chiropractic care can help. Headache Overview A common headache, such as a tension headache…

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Is Your Snoring Sleep Apnea & Do You Need Sleep Apnea Treatment?

By Dr. Jason Crist / September 12, 2018 / 0 Comments

Snoring, Sleep Apnea, & Sleep Apnea Treatment Between 35 to 50% of people snore at night, with nearly 40 million Americans experiencing sleep disturbances and sleep apnea.  How do you know if you have sleep apnea and if you need sleep apnea treatment? While men and women both snore, men are the most likely to…

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