Why You Should Consider Acupuncture for Treating Osteoarthritis

Acupuncture and Osteoarthritis (OA) Affecting more than 27 million Americans, osteoarthritis (OA) is a degenerative joint disease that results from a breakdown in the cartilage between the joints. This can lead to pain, stiffness and swelling of the affected areas, greatly impacting daily life. Referred to as “wear and tear arthritis,” OA can occur due … Continued

6 Steps to Choosing the Best Chiropractor in NJ

Before the explosion of advanced technology in the last two decades, choosing a chiropractor was as simple as opening up the New Jersey Yellow Pages book. While this was certainly a simpler time, patients had to go through a process of trial and error to determine if their chosen chiropractor was an adequate fit for … Continued

What to Expect from ACL Physical Therapy in Union County NJ

ACL injuries, also known as anterior cruciate ligament injuries, are one of the most common forms of knee injuries around the globe, including here in Union County, New Jersey. In some instances, the ligament is sprained, while in others, it is torn. In around half of these injuries, damage to other areas of the knee … Continued

Understanding Peripheral Neuropathy

  With November being National Diabetes Awareness Month, we’re taking a look at a painful and prevalent associated condition—peripheral neuropathy. It’s estimated that up to 20 million people in the United States have some form of peripheral neuropathy, and a common cause is diabetes. Peripheral neuropathy can also result from injuries, infections, chronic medical conditions, … Continued

5 Myths about Acupuncture

Acupuncture has been around for more than 2,500 years, but there are still a lot of misconceptions about this ancient treatment option. Below is a look at the five most common acupuncture myths today and where they get things wrong. Dispelling Myths about Acupuncture Acupuncture is only for pain. Although acupuncture does wonders for acute … Continued

Get Involved during National Pain Awareness Month

Do you suffer from chronic pain? According to the National Center for Health Statistics, approximately 76.2 million Americans have suffered from long lasting pain, and millions more suffer from acute pain. If you’re among the millions, know there are ways to relieve the pain and regain your quality of life. Pain Awareness Month September was … Continued

A Proven Non-Surgical Back Pain Treatment for Berkeley Heights Patients

One of the most prevalent pain disorders in the United States is low back pain, and 80% of all Americans experience it. According to the American Academy of Pain Medicine, one half of all working Americans have some form of back pain symptoms each year. The American Academy of Pain Medicine states that Americans under … Continued

Protect Your Hands from Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

If you have experienced carpal tunnel, you know how painful and debilitating it can be. Not only does the disorder lead to sore wrists and hands, it also affects an individual’s ability to perform a job due to the difficulties of grasping and holding. Fortunately, we offer advanced procedures to not only treat, but help … Continued

The Arthritis-Friendly Diet

One of the most common questions patients with arthritis ask is, “what should I eat to ease the pain in my joints?” Although there is no cure for arthritis, certain foods are known to fight pain and reduce inflammation. Consider adding the following arthritis-friendly foods to your balanced diet in order to ease your arthritis … Continued

Red Nose Day: Having Fun and Changing Lives

What is Red Nose Day? Red Nose Day is a campaign committed to raising awareness and money for children in poverty across the world. It’s a day in the U.S. when people can get together and do something silly for a good cause. In the last 25 years, Red Nose Day has raised over $1 … Continued