Treating injuries and preventing injuries are the biggest concerns of athletes. But the same treatment options for Olympians can also help your own health. In this episode, you'll discover:
--Why body misalignment and tight muscles will eventually lead to injury.
--Why you should always see a Chiropractor FIRST when you have an injury. And why this DRAMATICALLY lessens your chances of having surgery.
--How the team at The Prather Practice covers all the aspects of Structure/Function care and are "uniquely qualified" to duplicate all the treatment options available to Olympians.
--The Top 10 Sports Injuries. And why The Prather Practice gets results for patients who were told that nothing more could be done for their injuries.
--The story of the Orthopedic Surgeon who brought his son with Osgood-Schlatter Disease to Dr. Prather after seeing several of his own patients helped by Dr. Prather.
--How Acupuncture is "amazingly helpful" for Shin Splints. And how Acupuncture has anti-inflammatory effects for injuries and speeds up healing (even for scars!).
--How Dr. Prather uses Chiropractic adjustments and Homeopathy to help patients with severe concussions become even BETTER than they were before their injury.
--Why Chiropractic adjustments to put things in the right position "makes all the difference in the world" when it comes to getting results from Physical and Occupational Therapy.
--How Kinesio Tape (seen on many Olympic athletes) helps to treat sports injuries and to prevent injuries. Plus, the Rapid Release instrument that is "revolutionizing" sports injury and soft tissue treatment through its ability to break up scar tissue.
--That 95% of young women in Sports are Iron deficient and need supplementation for proper athletic performance and their overall health.