Health and Wellness Blog

Chiropractors and Headache Relief Redwood City
09 June

Put Your Smartphone Down and Drive

If you are one of those drivers who believes that you are talented enough to text or use a smartphone while driving, you are mistaken and you need to stop immediately. Put your smartphone down and drive. I’m not talking about sending a text or checking your updates really quick at the stop light. No. I’m talking about literally texting and driving.

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Chiropractors and Headache Relief Redwood City
05 June

Manage Auto Accident Injury

Being involved in an auto accident can be frightening, especially, when you or other people are injured. The most important thing to do is to try and stay calm. Many people may feel irritated, anxious, or even angry from the accident, but you can help calm the situation by remaining under control. The actions you take following an auto accident may affect how your insurance company determines your reimbursement amount, and your actions may also impact your recovery time. At Remedy Medical Group in Redwood City and San Francisco, we want to help you recover and get back to your normal life. Here are a few tips on what to do after being injured in an auto accident.

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Chiropractors and Headache Relief Redwood City
20 Dec

New Year, New Goals: Hello, 2017!

The year is nearly over—again. If you’re like most of America, then you know that working 8 hours a day all year can make time fly by. Yup, from 8:00AM to 5:00PM every single day of the week for your entire life you are sitting at a desk, behind a computer screen just waiting for the life to pass you by. What fun is that? Sounds like it’s time to set some new goals for yourself.

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Chiropractors and Headache Relief Redwood City
13 Dec

Worker's Compensation Evaluations

At Remedy Medical Group, we understand how deliberating a work injury can be. That’s why we offer a full range of services to make your visit as comfortable as possible. Many of our patients who have been injured at work, typically, don’t enjoy going to a doctor who they don’t know. However, with a work injury, there are a lot of steps that go into the process, and finding a healthcare office that you’re comfortable with is an important step in recovery.

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Chiropractors and Headache Relief Redwood City
11 Oct

The Needleless Injection

Are you an athlete who is scared of needles but needs injections to help you with pain management and reducing inflammation? The fear of needles and injections is termed as trypanophobia. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), 56 percent of adults and 82 percent of children under 15 years old suffer from trypanophobia (cdc.gov, 2014). We understand how an enormous needle can be intimidating.

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Chiropractors and Headache Relief Redwood City
29 AUG

The Relationship Between Neck Pain and Headaches

Are your headaches sticking around a little longer than usual? A common neck injury can affect the neck muscles and pass the extra tension on to the head muscles, causing a lengthy headache. This extra stress could be what’s causing your headaches. Most neck injuries, though seemingly minor, can also cause issues with the shoulders and chest.

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Platelet Rich Plasma Injections Redwood City
12 JUL

Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) Injections

Platelet-Rich Plasma injections give the body the opportunity to heal naturally. Recently, when researching the body’s reaction to its own blood, the ability to incite the body to heal itself was discovered. This method of natural healing is used by many professional athletes to help repair sprained knees, chronic tendon injuries, shoulder injuries, and elbow issues. Most of these injuries are typically treated with medication, physical therapy, or even surgery in some severe cases.

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San Francisco Allergy Relief
01 JUN

Allergy Relief

Suffering from allergies can leave a person drowsy, uncomfortable, and, in some severe cases, requiring medical attention. A person can be allergic to many aspects of the world, and many are allergic to different things. For instance, where one person is allergic to pollen, another may be able to endure the smell of flowers for long periods of time; where one may have specific food allergies, another may eat without any worry of eating the wrong thing. If you live in the Fresno area or Central Valley of California, then you know how bad allergies can be during certain times of the year.

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San Francisco Pain Relief for Sports Injuries
27 MAY

Functional Therapy for Sports Injuries

Being injured while playing sports may seem inevitable, and the recovery time can be strenuous and time consuming. With the proper care of your body the risk of being injured can be substantially reduced, and the recovery from an injury can be done in less time. That is why the doctors and treatment staff at Remedy Medical Group are here to help you prepare your body to engage in sports or recover from an injury caused by sports. As the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) reported in 2011, “Collision or contact sports have higher injury rates - football, basketball, baseball and soccer account for about 80% of all sports-related emergency room visits” (cdc.gov, 2011).

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