Category Archives: Reno Chiropractic Care

3 Benefits of Chiropractic Care this Holiday Season

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While the holidays are often a time of joy, that’s not the case for everyone. And between the rich foods and sweets, the financial hit from long gift lists, and increased socializing, you may find yourself compromising on your health. But it doesn’t have to be that way. A little preventative care can go a very long way, which is why we’re sharing three benefits of chiropractic care this holiday season.
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Common Questions (and Answers!) about the Chiropractor

faqs-about-chiropractor-reno-dr-mcsweeneyIf you’re new to the idea of visiting a chiropractor for back and neck pain, you may surprised to learn that chiropractic care can treat all sorts of health issues. Here in Reno, Dr. McSweeney and Dr. Allen field a lot of the same questions from people who are visiting the chiropractor for the first time. Read on for common questions (and answers!) about the chiropractor.

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7 Signs It’s Time to See the Chiropractor

dr-lynelle-mcsweeney-reno-chiropractorIt’s pretty typical for people to head to the chiropractor when something isn’t right. Maybe their lower back has been tight for ages, or they can’t comfortably turn their head. Either way, many people have a habit of visiting the chiropractor when they simply can’t tolerate their symptoms any longer. And while that’s certainly an option, there are benefits to seeing the chiropractor for other reasons too. Here are eight signs it’s time to see the chiropractor.  Read More

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Should I see the Chiropractor or Get a Massage for Neck Pain?

dr-lynelle-mcsweeney-reno-neck-pain-causing-headachesNeck pain is, well, a pain in the neck. But are you better off spending money on a visit to the chiropractor or getting a massage? Both specialists work with their hands, and both can help resolve isolated pain. So when is one better than the other? Actually, there’s a pretty simple way to decide. Read More

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How Often Do I Need to Visit my Chiropractor?

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People seeing a chiropractor for the first time often have questions. What should they expect in terms of treatment? How can they keep back/neck/hip pain at bay? Which supplements or stretches are recommended? One of the biggest questions relates to frequency. Do they need to come back? At Dr. McSweeney’s holistic chiropractic office here in Reno, we’re well aware of the misconception that once you start chiropractic treatment, you need to continue. That’s not the case at our practice, and it shouldn’t automatically be the case anywhere else, either. Here’s what to understand about how often you should visit your chiropractor. Read More

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The Benefits of Back-to-School Chiropractic Care for Kids

dr-mcsweeney-reno-back-to-school-chiropracticDepending on where your kids go to school, they’re likely back in the swing of things now. But as they settle in to new schedules and the new school year, scheduling a visit to the chiropractor may be a good idea. In Reno, kids can benefit from back-to-school chiropractic care with Dr. Lynelle McSweeney. Here’s why. Read More

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The Three Stages of Chiropractic Care

dr-lynelle-mcsweeney-reno-chiropractor-3-stages-chiropracticMany people assume that chiropractic care is what you get when you throw out your back or you can’t turn your head. And while it’s true that a chiropractor can certainly help in those scenarios, they can do quite a bit more than that. Chiropractors, like Dr. McSweeney here in Reno, actually specialize in three stages of chiropractic care. Here’s how they benefit you. Read More

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Three Benefits of Getting Adjusted

dr-lynelle-mcsweeney-reno-chiropractorWhile many people associate chiropractic care with back and neck pain, there’s a lot more to it. The human body is an amazingly complex machine, and there’s a lot of overlap in the myriad of systems and processes that keep it running. That’s why something going wrong here can have an effect over there. That’s also why a hip adjustment, for example, can make not only your hip feel better, but improve the body in ways you wouldn’t have expected. Here are three benefits of getting adjusted. Read More

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Here’s How Chiropractic Care Can Help with Springtime Allergies

dr lynelle mcsweeney spring chiropractic spring allergies - Here's How Chiropractic Care Can Help with Springtime AllergiesIn typical northern Nevada fashion, we’ve cycled through all four seasons this month. It seems like we’re turning a corner, and one thing is certain — springtime allergies are kicking into gear. But before you load up on antihistamines, we’re sharing an alternative. Here’s how chiropractic care can help with springtime allergies. Read More

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5 Traits of a Good Chiropractor

dr-mcsweeney-reno-signs-good-chiropractorIf you’ve ever received really amazing or really terrible healthcare, the experience likely sticks out in your mind. And while we very much hope your experience was a good one, that’s not the case for everyone. For some people, poor care with a particular doctor or chiropractor is enough to turn them off for good. It’s unfortunate, because chiropractic care in particular can help with a range of ailments. The key is finding a chiropractor you can trust, and knowing what to look for can help. Here are five traits of a good chiropractor. Read More

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