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Effects of Chiropractic Care

| May 31, 2011 | 0 Comments

Wellness requires you to be a proactive agent for your body. You need to treat it well and not wait until you hurt before you decide to take care of it. As we’ve said before health is not merely the absence of disease any more than wealth is an absence of poverty. Let’s remember health is […]

Low Back Pain Exercises

| May 6, 2011 | 0 Comments

Low Back Pain Exercises View image Exercises that stretch and strengthen the muscles of your abdomen and spine can help prevent back problems. If your back and abdominal muscles are strong, you can maintain good posture and keep your spine in its correct position. If your muscles are tight, take a warm shower or bath […]

Story of Chiropractic

| April 15, 2011 | 0 Comments

Manual manipulation of the spine and other joints in the body have been around for a long time.  Ancient writings from China and Greece dating between 2700 B.C. and 1500 B.C. mention spinal manipulation and the maneuvering of the lower extremities to ease low back pain.  In fact, Hippocrates, the famous Greek physician who lived […]

Chiro Myths & Facts

| April 15, 2011 | 0 Comments

As successful as chiropractic has become, there are a lot of myths circulating among the general public. Times have definitely changed for the better, but the fact is that many people still do not understand what chiropractors do. Let’s talk about a few of the more common myths about chiropractic. Myth #1 – Chiropractors are […]

Today’s Chiropractic

| April 15, 2011 | 0 Comments

Chiropractic doctors practice natural, drugless, non-invasive health care and rely on the body’s ability to self-heal. Sounds ideal, but just how does it work? We look at the whole picture Like other health-care providers, we follow a standard routine to gain information about the patient. We consult, review the case history, conduct a physical examination, […]

What is Chiropractic?

| April 15, 2011 | 0 Comments

What truly differentiates doctors of chiropractic from any other healthcare professionals is the fact that chiropractors are the only professionals who are trained to diagnose and treat what are called spinal subluxations.  The word “subluxation” comes from the Latin words meaning “somewhat or slight” (sub) and “to dislocate” (luxate).  So the term ‘vertebral subluxation’ literally […]

About Us

| March 28, 2011 | 0 Comments

Located in North Etobicoke since 1980, Humbervalley Chiropractic Centre is dedicated to helping you achieve your wellness objectives. Dr. Joseph Kroft is committed to bringing you better health and a better way of life by teaching and practicing the true principles of Chiropractic wellness care. Patient’s seeking treatment at Humbervalley Chiropractic Centre receive only the finest […]