Stay Active and Safe: Winter Exercises for a Healthy Spine

As the winter season sets in, it’s easy to succumb to the temptation of snuggling up indoors and letting our fitness routines hibernate until spring. However, maintaining an active lifestyle during the colder months is crucial for our overall well-being, especially when it comes to supporting a healthy spine. We’d love to share some safe and effective winter exercises that can help you keep your spine strong,

Obesity and Back Pain

The Link Between Obesity and Back Pain

Obesity is a growing concern in the United States, and its impact extends beyond just the number on the scale. Aside from increasing the risk of chronic diseases, carrying excess weight can take a toll on your spine and lead to various back-related issues. 

The Link Between Obesity and Back Pain

The Alarming Connection Between Obesity and Back Pain

Obesity is associated with an array of health problems,

Indoor Workouts to Beat the Summer Heat

6 Indoor Workouts to Beat the Summer Heat

When the summer heat becomes too intense, working out indoors offers a refreshing alternative to outdoor activities. Not only does it help you stay cool, but it also provides an opportunity to focus on exercises that promote back and spine health. Beat the heat with these indoor workouts while giving your back and spine the attention they deserve.

Take a Swing at a Pain-Free Golf Season

Take a Swing at a Pain-Free Golf Season

Golf is an excellent form of low-impact aerobic exercise, especially if you walk the course as opposed to using a golf cart. But did you know that golf and lower back pain have an undeniable link?

Lower back pain is by far the most common ailment of golfers, regardless of their age. In fact,

4 Healthy New Year's Resolutions

4 Healthy New Year’s Resolutions

The new year is upon us — the time to set new goals for the upcoming year. Although living a healthier lifestyle and making your health a priority may be the norm for New Year’s resolutions, there’s never a wrong time to put your health first. 

Here are 4 Healthy New Year’s resolutions we believe in to promote a healthier lifestyle,

Low-Impact Aerobic Exercise For Back Pain

The human body is designed to stay in motion, not for long periods of rest – and the same holds true even if you’re suffering from back pain. Remaining active is important for everyone, which is why we prescribe the majority of our patients regular low-impact aerobic exercise for back pain.

Aerobic exercise helps keep the body healthy by increasing your heart rate and improving circulation.

Ward Off Back Pain With Exercise

We have a lot of family members and patients ask us what they can do to prevent back pain. While it depends on the cause of pain, we generally advise that they can ward off back pain with exercise and proper posture.

Believe it or not, one of the best forms of exercise to help prevent back pain and injury is weight training.