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At Holmes Chiropractic many of our patients seek treatment for back and neck injuries, but we also see patients who experience leg injuries as well. Chiropractic care treatments have been shown to be beneficial to the body in numerous ways, a drug-free pain management solution and a means of correcting your body when it's all out of whack.

Many of our patients experience back injuries while engaged in athletics, but knee injuries are also extremely prevalent in sports.

Below are some of the sports where athletes commonly experience knee injuries.

Basketball

If a player gets injured on the court, chances are it's going to be the player's knee, leg, or ankle. We've seen players tear their ACL and MCL, not to mention snap their Achilles tendon. We've even seen players break their shins from the wear and tear of running, jumping, and landing.

Karate/MMA/Muay Thai

Combat sports are also super hard on the knees. Many kickboxing, karate, and MMA champions have experienced knee surgeries as a result of the repetitive motion of kicking, not to mention leglocks and grappling.

Football

Football's open field running and tackling leave your legs and knees especially susceptible to injury.

If you have any questions about how chiropractic treatments can benefit the body and mind, contact Holmes Chiropractic today. We have a long track record of treating both athletes and regular working folks.

Have you ever heard that expression "you're only as healthy as your spine?" It's true, in many ways. Your spine health is directly linked to your physical and mental wellness, as a matter of fact. Below, Holmes Chiropractic goes over a few ways that you can take care of your back on a regular basis.

Do Yoga

Yoga is a great companion to chiropractic care as a way to improve flexibility and range of motion. It's also very good for your back, neck, and spine. There are many poses that help decrease stress and muscle tension.

Reach Your Ideal Body Weight

If you're walking around with more than a few extra pounds, it might be time to think about losing a little weight as a way to improve your body's functionality, not to mention reduce overall wear and tear.

Visit Your Chiropractor

Visiting your local chiropractor is the number one drug-free, all-natural way to reduce pain and avoid injury to your back, neck, and spine.

Contact Holmes Chiropractic today to learn more about how our chiropractic treatments can improve your health and wellness.

When it comes to health coaching, which is one of the many wellness services Holmes Chiropractic provides in addition to chiropractic adjustments, there are a few key qualities a quality health coach should exhibit. Below we go over some of those qualities to look for when looking for a top-notch chiropractic treatment center.

1.) Good Reviews

You can look your prospective chiropractor and health coach up on Yelp and on social media channels to check out what patients have to say about them. Make sure that most of the reviews are glowing!

2.) Great Qualifications

Make sure your chiropractic care specialist and health coach has the education and training to practice in your state. Check the school(s) they went to and where they got their practical training. Look for chiropractors who have a great reputation with their patients and peers.

3.) Custom-Tailored Health Coaching

Make sure that your health coach custom-tailors their solution to meet your body type, your specific needs, and achieve your goals.

If you have any question about why Holmes Chiropractic is one of the leading health coach providers in our community, contact us today.

Holmes Chiropractic treats many patients who are active in athletics and basketball players are people who can specifically benefit from chiropractic care. In honor of the NBA Finals, we thought we'd go over a few ways that chiropractic care benefits basketball players in particular.

Your Back Takes a Lot of Abuse

Whether you're running or stationary in the paint, crashing for rebounds, basketball puts a lot of pressure on your back, which can be relieved by chiropractic adjustments.

Chiropractic is Good for Your Joints

Your joints also take a lot of abuse in the physical game of basketball, which can be aleviated with chiropractic treatments, which are drug-free solutions and natrual pain relief.

Chiropractic Helps You Avoid Injury

Chiropractic adjustments can help increase your flexibility and range of motion, which will end up helping your ability to stay on the court by helping you avoid injury.

Contact Holmes Chiropractic to learn more about how our chiropractic treatments can help you optimize your wellness. Schedule your consultation today!

Memorial Day weekend is a perfect opportunity for you to stay active and keep your spine in mind. When it comes down to us, in many ways, we're only as healthy as our spine. Spine misalignment can seriously put our bodies out of whack and mess with the connection and messaging going on between the body and brain.

Below are a few ways to keep your spine healthy this holiday weekend.

Drink Plenty of Water

Staying hydrated will ensure your body and brain run at optimum capacity. Drinking half your body weight in ounces of water daily is great for your spine and your joints as well. Keeps the body lubricated!

Activate Your Core

Try paddleboarding or some calisthenics on the beach to work your body's core muscle group. Building your back is important to staying healthy and well.

Eat Healthy Food

Stay away from hotdogs and burgers if you can. Instead eat clean, whole foods and plenty of fruits and veggies.

If you have any questions about how chiropractic care can compliment a healthy lifestyle, contact Holmes Chiropractic today to schedule your consultation.

Did you know that chiropractic care is an especially useful tool in the athlete's toolbox? It's true! Not many athletes go to chiropractic care when they start thinking about advanced wellness and recovery techniques, but chiropractic has a lot to offer athletes in the realm of joint and muscle relief, cognitive function, and for injury rehabilitation and prevention.

Chiropractic is Good for Recovery

Athletes put a lot of stress on their body, which chiropractic care is the perfect antidote for. Chiropractic adjustments will help your body both recover from and prevent injury as well!

Improved Cognitive Function

The communication lines between your brain and your body might be jammed up due to misalignment. Chiropractic adjustments have been shown to improve memory and neuro functionality. 

Stress Relief

Training for athletes as well as games and events can put a person through a lot of stress, which, again, chiropractic care is the perfect antidote for. Chiropractic care will help you achieve more restful sleep, reduce anxiety, and improve sense of overall wellness.

If you have any additional questions about how chiropractic care can benefit you, contact Holmes Chiropractic today.

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Telephone: (713) 862-2440

Address: 1111 North Loop West, Ste. 155, Houston, TX 77008

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