River Ridge Chiropractic Blog Archive

Preventing Neck and Shoulder Pain

Thursday, August 15th, 2013

A lot of neck and shoulder pain can be attributed to posture and how we are moving (or not moving!) through our day.  Oftentimes our workspaces are not accommodating our bodies’ need to move, so it is important to keep an awareness of this and move or shift positions often.  Our metabolism responds to regular […]


Help following a Motor Vehicle Accident – Part II

Wednesday, July 10th, 2013

“It’s not the accident, it’s how you heal up from it that’s the key”,  according to Dr. Bart Hodgins of River Ridge Chiropractic.   With that in mind, the sooner we see you following a motor vehicle accident, the better.  First, we begin with an getting an accurate account of what happened, then you will […]


Help Following a Motor Vehicle Accident – Part I

Sunday, July 7th, 2013

Although we hope that it is never your experience to be injured in a Motor Vehicle Accident (MVA), we would like to be of service if you find that this is the case. Injuries can be minor on the surface, as in no broken bones, stitches or internal injuries, yet your body and spine in […]


How We Treat Rib and Shoulder Blade Pain at River Ridge

Monday, March 18th, 2013

Here is a discussion and common ailments for the ribs and shoulder blades. Most of these conditions can be treated naturally with effective results. We also have a number of blog posts about shoulder pain and rib pain for further reading.


How We Treat Shoulder Pain at River Ridge Chiropractic

Friday, May 18th, 2012

Here is a discussion and common ailments of the shoulder. Most of these conditions can be treated naturally with effective results. Your shoulder allows you to perform activities such as lifting and reaching, throwing and swimming. It is a ball-and-socket joint made up of three bones: the upper arm bone, or humerus; the shoulder blade, […]


Head, Shoulders, Knees and Toes, Part 1

Saturday, January 21st, 2012

With Chiropractic, people often only think of back or neck pain, but there are many other common ailments it can treat. In the next series of blogs, I’ll be discussing how Chiropractic can help you from head to toe! Head Cervicogenic headaches are characterized by pain on one side of the head with associated neck […]



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