Recently Dr. Badyal was featured in the local “Global News” article answering: “Reasons you’re probably suffering from back pain (besides sitting all day)”. Dr. Badyal was quoted in the article as saying: “people continue to ignore back pain because they think it will go away on its own. Or they’ve been given some improper advice on why it’s happening and what to do with it,” he tells Global News, adding more people turn to over-the-counter medication for their back, instead of reaching out to a specialist. This medication is masking the issue and not addressing the underlying cause.” The Authority On Chiropractic Care In Vancouver We are happy the article referenced our previous posts on “improper form at the gym” to “how to carry your bags”, […]
When you have a serious health care concern or life threatening problem, you need to seek emergency care as soon as possible. Getting to the hospital quickly and being seen in the emergency room can literally mean the difference between life and death in those circumstances.
Suffering from Sciatic Nerve Pain? Sciatic nerve pain is a nerve pain that starts in the lower spine and can extend down the length of either, or both legs all the way to the feet, can range from a dull “uncomfortable” pain, to a deep and “sharp” pain.
Do you suffer from digestive problems such as constant bloating, gas, constipation or diarrhea? Do you have IBS and have been told that there is nothing that can really be done? Small Intestinal Bacteria Overgrowth (aka SIBO) may be the underlying cause of IBS. SIBO can be treated and cured within a few months or less.
Recent studies have suggested that Chiropractic Care can, over time help ease the symptoms of anxiety. We’ve all been in the fight or flight mode at some point; the human body automatically responds to what it perceives as imminent danger by increasing the heart rate perform. This response is helpful in times of crisis; however, for some people, this is a chronic condition. Rapid or irregular heartbeat, panic attacks, shortness of breath, and chest pain are the most common symptoms of anxiety, although chronic anxiety can produce other symptoms as well. This condition places much wear and tear on the body and can lead to serious health problems if it continues for long periods of time.
If you suffer from joint stiffness and discomfort, you may have gotten into the habit of cracking your own problem areas. But, while self-cracking may provide a measure of temporary relief, it’s not addressing the causes of your pain and it could be making your issue worse. Here’s why adjustments should only be done by a professional.
If you have never experienced Chiropractic Care what should you expect the first time you visit the Chiropractor? Questions we recently asked Dr. B and here is what he had to say on the matter: Here’s the transcript in case you missed it: Hi, I’m Dr. Raminder Badyal from the Downtown Wellness Centre. I’m a Chiropractor here. What should I expect when visiting the Downtown Wellness Centre? Well first and foremost like I mentioned before, we have a very professional and relaxed setting here. From a patient perspective you’re coming in here to get treatment. And hopefully get better with whatever you’re dealing with. So first and foremost when you see us, we’ll do a full history with you to make sure that we, not only have figured out […]
If you suffer from headaches, you’re definitely not alone. In fact, nearly 50% of Canadians experience some form of headache on a regular basis. While common treatments such ice, heat, rest, and pain medication will help, these remedies only address the symptoms, not the underlying causes, of headache pain. A holistic approach, however, that includes a combination of chiropractic care services can eliminate the sources of headaches. Here’s how:
Over thousands of years, our bodies have adapted to meet the many challenges of daily life. Until quite recently, this involved a great deal of movement and physically demanding activity but, given rapid technological advancement, many occupations now require long periods of sitting. Human beings, however, are not well-suited to a sedentary lifestyle, often suffering various aches and pains as a result. The first step in preventing these injuries is to create a body-friendly workspace. Here’s how:
Ski and snowboard season is in full swing here in western Canada. While these winter sports can be a lot of fun, it’s important to remember that they are physically demanding activities. That means hitting the mountain in poor shape significantly reduces your effectiveness and increases your likelihood of injury.