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Mr. Russel Bargmann

I have seen Dr. Kramer since he purchased Glencoe Family Chiropractic in February 2011. My main complaints were related with my shoulder and upper back and severe cramps in my hamstrings. After regular weekly adjustments, exercise and stretching I can report that my cramps have completely disappeared and my pain in my shoulder has significantly decreased. I am a big man, and a farmer – physical labor is part of my life. Knowing what Chiropractic can do I am committed to staying on chiropractic care Continue reading →

Is it about the spine, or about health?

Let us consider the following analogy:  when driving along the road, you notice a wobble in the front right tire.  A possible assumption is that there is a problem with the balance of the tire.  If the symptom is not examined and the true underlying problem is not addressed in a timely fashion, the problem will naturally and gradually get worse.  The tendency is that the problem begins to affect other areas of the car’s mechanical structure as well (perhaps throwing off the alignment, etc.), Continue reading →

Early Predictors of Lumbar Spine Surgery after Occupational Back Injury: Results from a Prospective Study of Workers in Washington State.

by Keeney BJ, Fulton-Kehoe D, Turner JA, Wickizer TM, Chan KC, Franklin GM.   Source From the Department of #Orthopaedics, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth College the Department of †Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, University of Washington School of Public Health the Department of ∫Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington School of Medicine the Department of ^Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine the Department of ‡Division of Health Services Management and Policy, Ohio State University College of Public Health ✧Biostatistics, University Continue reading →