The top 9 FAQs about chiropractic adjustments

Female chiropractor using the Activator Method of chiropractic adjustment on a man lying face down on a table

Chiropractic adjustments are one of the most common treatments used in chiropractic care. But what are they? Are they suitable for you? How long do they last? In this blog post, we will answer all of these questions and more! We will discuss the top 9 frequently asked questions about chiropractic adjustment and explain how […]

Surf longer and stronger with chiropractic care

There’s a lot more to Wellington than just its wind and waves – it’s also home to some of the best chiropractors in the country. If you’re a surfer, then chances are you’ve seen a chiropractor in Wellington for an assessment and treatment. But what do chiropractors do, and why is it so crucial for […]

Should I see a chiropractor for back pain?

girl touching sore lower back feeling acute pain

Back pain, notably lower back pain, is a common health complaint worldwide and is one of the leading causes of health loss in New Zealand. While back pain, in most cases, is not related to severe disease, studies show that a significant percentage of people are not fully recovered 12 months after the start of […]

Can I see a chiropractor while pregnant?

Pregnant woman with finger on her chin wondering if she can see a chiropractor while pregnant

Did you know that back pain affects 50-80 per cent of pregnant women? And eight to 20 per cent of these women report persistent symptoms at two to three years postpartum. That’s a lot of pain to put up with, but there is hope, as one study found 75% of pregnant patients who received chiropractic […]

Osteopath vs Chiropractor: What’s the difference?

Young woman weighing up osteopath vs chiropractor

Ouch! Most of us are familiar with that feeling you get when you move your body in a way that creates an objection. The number of people suffering from body aches and pain is increasing, in no small part to the effects of the pandemic. Whether it is a stiff back, tight hips, or even […]

What is a chiropractor and what do they do?

woman thinking what is a chiropractor

If you’ve ever experienced body aches and pains or a desire to improve your overall health and wellbeing, then you’re certainly not alone. Chiropractic can be a part of a worthwhile solution to chronic pain, discomfort and living a healthier lifestyle. But what is a chiropractor? And what do they do exactly? Chiropractic is a […]

When to see a chiropractor for sciatica

Man getting treatment from his chiropractor for sciatica

According to Southern Cross Medical Library, sciatica is a relatively common back problem with up to 40 per cent of the New Zealand population experiencing it at some point in their lives. There are numerous causes for sciatica and therefore many ways to treat sciatica, but have you ever wondered when to see a chiropractor […]