Blog Archive

How to combat sleeping issues without medication. Jun 25th, 2019

Do you or anyone you know have trouble sleeping at night? According to consumerreports.org, over 164 million Americans (about 68%) struggle with sleeping. Sleep troubles can lead to a lack of concentration, fatigue and other more serious illnesses. It is public knowledge that side effects of sleeping medications include but...

Boost your immune system to tackle Chicago's weather changes! May 1st, 2019

With Chicago weather in a constant flux, it can be hard to stay clear of allergies and the common cold. Many people run for Mucinex, Theraflu, or whatever quick-fix they can find over the counter at their local pharmacy. Although these medications may help in the interim, they do not...

The answer to relieving allergies may lie in more than just medication Mar 7th, 2019

Though it may be hard to believe it now, with Chicago winter raging as one of the coldest we have felt in years, Spring is just around the corner. While the reprieve from the cold will be a blessing, those suffering from seasonal allergies will find themselves facing another assault...

Are cell phones doing more damage to our bodies than we know? Feb 26th, 2019

In a world of IPhone XS’, the limits of what we can achieve with our handheld technology has reached a new level that directly impacts our everyday health. One must ask themselves, do the benefits of smartphone use outweigh the negatives? In a study conducted by the Department of Neurosurgery,...

Tom Brady / Professional Athletes / and the Chiropractic Advantage Feb 5th, 2019

Athletic performance is determined by several physiological factors. Among these are strength and endurance as well as neuromuscular coordination. If one were to research chiropractic in professional sports they would find the enlisted care of a chiropractor on many medical teams. In fact, all 32 NFL teams enlist the help...

A Cost Comparison / Chiropractic versus Medicine Jan 30th, 2019

Affordable medical care in the US has become an increasingly distressing topic for many American families. A median family of four on the lowest coverage is looking to spend upwards of nearly $30,000 this calendar year in total costs. While a plateau of costs has been noted since the passing...

The Opioid Crisis and How Chiropractic Can Help Jan 24th, 2019

Chiropractic care brings attention and focus to the body as a whole; Non-surgically and without the use of harsh medications that produce more harm than good. The Opioid Crisis is one such instance that is affecting all Americans both directly and indirectly. This crisis has run rampant through the Medical...

Winter activities in Chicago's Lakeview neighborhood Jan 15th, 2019

Here at Knecht Chiropractic We are proud to be a part of Lakeview, Chicago where we base our business. Knecht Chiropractic has been a staple in this supportive slice of Chicago for 19 years and below you will find a list of some of what our eclectic neighborhood has to...

Spinal Decompression - a non-surgical approach to neck and back pain Jan 7th, 2019

Knecht Chiropractic Non-Surgical Spinal Decompression 12.13.18 For those suffering from back and neck pain, sciatica*, bulging or herniated disks, and degenerative disk disease; solace may be found in non-surgical spinal decompression. At Knecht Chiropractic in Lakeview, Chicago nonsurgical-spinal decompression therapy is used to stretch and relax the spine in a...

Can chiropractic care help patients with peripheral neuropathy? Dec 12th, 2018

A staggering 20 Million Americans suffer each year from Peripheral Neuropathy, a condition traced to a malfunction in the peripheral nerves. This painful malady can be traced back to disorders like diabetes or malnutrition. In fact, 60% of diabetics experience diabetic neuropathy. At Knecht Chiropractic Clinic in Lakeview a different...

Northalsted Holiday Bucks are back! Dec 6th, 2018

NORHTALSTED HOLIDAY BUCKS ARE BACK FOR A LIMITED TIME! Starting Monday November 12th, visit northalsted.com to purchase a northalsted gift card and receive a bonus 20% extra to spend in local businesses, like Knecht Chiropractic Clinic.  Your gift card can be used for any product or service in our office.  Whether...

What conditions does a chiropractor treat? Nov 20th, 2017

Sure chiropractors are well known for effectively treating patients with neck and back pain, headaches, joint pain, but what about other condions like allergies, asthma, menstrual pain, etc.  Chiropractors do not treat patients for any condition, but they care for people who have those condions.  The primary goal of chiropractic is to...