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Laser Technology for Effective Pain Management in Reno

dr-lynelle-mcsweeney-reno-low-level-laser-therapyAs we head into darker, shorter days and the pandemic continues, we want you to know that we’re taking strict precautions to ensure the safety of our patients and staff. During this three-week pause, Dr. McSweeney is here to help. Chronic pain can’t always wait, and we have options like pain management kits for home care and the EVRL, an FDA-cleared class IV laser for effective pain management here in Reno. Read More

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What to Understand about Muscle Testing or Applied Kinesiology

dr-lynelle-mcsweeney-reno-chiropractor-reviewYou may not be familiar with the term, but if you’ve ever visited Drs. McSweeney or Allen, you’ve experienced a form of muscle testing. It’s a simple yet informative procedure that helps the chiropractors assess the body’s muscles and their connection to the nervous system to check for imbalances. Here’s what else you should understand about muscle testing, which also goes by the name applied kinesiology. Read More

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Staff Spotlight: Jenn Mamola

IMG 8615 770x300 - Staff Spotlight: Jenn MamolaAnyone who’s been to Dr. McSweeney’s holistic chiropractic practice over the last year has likely run into Jenn Mamola. The patient-turned-chiropractic-assistant-turned-office-manager can often be found at the front desk. And while masks are standard these days, hers is usually covering a big, welcoming smile. Read More

Trick or Treat at Dr. McSweeney’s Office!

Calling all goblins and ghouls… Dr. McSweeney has a treat for you! Join us Friday, October 30, between our regular office hours of nine am and four pm. Wear your costume, don’t forget your mask, and come get your goodie bag! Patients and non-patients are all welcome. We can’t wait to see you!

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Where to Find Muscle Testing, or Applied Kinesiology, in Reno

dr-mcsweeney-reno-chiroIf you’ve ever visited Dr. Lynelle McSweeney’s holistic chiropractic practice here in Reno for treatment, it’s very likely you’ve been the recipient of a unique form of muscle testing. She uses this tool, along with many others, to identify the issues causing your pain and discomfort. There’s some amount of controversy surrounding the efficacy of muscle testing. Here’s why Dr. McSweeney uses a particular form of muscle testing, which she prefers to call muscle-to-nerve testing, and how it benefits you as a patient. Read More

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Headaches from Wildfire Smoke? Chiropractic Care May Help

dr-lynelle-mcsweeney-reno-chiropractic-care-headaches-wildfire-smokeWith wildfires raging through much of California, unhealthy air quality is affecting residents outside the state. Here in Northern Nevada, we’ve been dealing with smokey skies for weeks, and it’s likely having a very real impact on your health. If you’re struggling with headaches from wildfire smoke, chiropractic care may help. Read More

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Staying Active for Your Body and Mind During the Pandemic

dr-mcsweeny-reno-fitness-during-pandemicThe pandemic is dragging on, and while it’s tempting to skip workouts, staying active is important for your body and mind during these challenging times. Understanding the toll that coronavirus-related concerns have on our healthy habits, and the role of fitness in our overall health, makes that really clear. Here’s what to know about fitness during the pandemic. Read More

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KTVN Reno Covers Dr. McSweeney and Laser Weight Loss

dr-lynelle-mcsweeney-ktvn-reno-laser-weight-lossDr. Lynelle McSweeney was featured on KTVN recently with Kristen Remington to discuss laser weight loss. The segment covers the ins and out of the Zerona laser and the benefits of resetting enlarged fat cells.

Watch the video by following the link below.

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Clinical Trial Underway – Can Laser Therapy Treat Covid-19?

dr-lynelle-mcsweeney-reno-low-level-laser-therapyLow-level laser therapy has been clinically proven to improve lung function in people with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). And while our understanding of COVID-19 is still developing, one clinical trial is underway to determine if the same laser therapy can help patients with COVID-19 during their recovery. Read More

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The Science Behind Laser Weight Loss

dr-lynelle-mcsweeney-reno-science-behind-laser-weight-lossAnyone considering laser weight loss – an FDA-approved, non-invasive, pain-free procedure available now at Dr. McSweeney’s office here in Reno – should understand the science that makes it possible. And to truly understand the science behind laser weight loss, it’s important to understand how fat cells themselves function. Read More

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