What is an NSAID? Ibuprofen is the most popular NSAID (non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug) in North America. It is commonly prescribed in the treatment of musculoskeletal injuries and it is estimated that more than 30 million people take NSAIDs daily for a variety of conditions ranging from headaches to low back pain. There are so many … Continue reading NSAIDs a Bad Choice For Your Injury?
Dance is a sport that combines athleticism with artistry. Dancers put a large demand on their feet and ankles. Their unique injuries are largely due to the extreme positions of the ankle and foot joints necessary for dance, combined with long hours of practice. Dancing on the tips of the toes like in ballet or … Continue reading Common Ankle and Foot Injuries in Dancers
Ashley Bruley is the newest face here at Back to Function. Ashley is a recent graduate from Southern California University of Health Sciences (SCU)- Los Angeles Chiropractic College and is the newest addition to our elite team of Doctors. Ashley’s emphasis in Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation makes her a perfect fit with our philosophy here … Continue reading Ashley Bruley, DC, ATC Joins the Back to Function Team
Is your New Year’s resolution to get fit and lose weight? If you answered yes, then Back to Function wants to help you achieve your goals. It is estimated that over 95% of diets fail to keep the weight off permanently. Diets are a short-term solution to a long-term issue. If you want to get … Continue reading New Year’s Resolution to Get Fit and Lose Weight?
The best post visit instructions after a chiropractic visit. Make sure to consult with your Back to Function doctor as your condition is unique and may require slight alterations from this list of instructions. Visit Compliance: Carefully follow the recommended schedule of appointments that your BTF doctors have set up for you. They are designed … Continue reading The Best Post Visit Instructions After a Chiropractic Visit