How To Prevent “Scary” Low Back Injuries

Halloween is fast approaching, and it is time to think about costumes! But before you throw a spooky yet crazy Trick-or-Treat party, ensure your back is at its best.  It’s a nightmare scenario for most of us: you’re enjoying the Halloween festivities, you go to the bathroom and— bang your “back goes out!” Don’t let […]

How to hit Your Goals This Year (Without Pain!)

back pain goals | dr chris mascetta | ridgefield chiropractic and wellness center

Did you know that, worldwide, back pain is the single leading cause of disability? When it’s severe, it can prevent people from engaging in work and leisure activities, creating a pronounced negative impact on quality of life, and making it hard to enjoy the things you used to love. Back pain is also one of […]

5 Ways to Ease Your Back Pain without Painkillers

5 ways to ease back pain without pain killers | Dr. Chris Mascetta

Back pain affects millions of people everyday, many back pain sufferers want to find relief without taking harmful and addictive pain medications or getting surgery, for many years pain medication and surgeries seemed to be the only way. There is good news, medications and surgeries are no longer the only way to relieve your back […]

5 Ways to Prevent your Back Pain (Without Painkillers!)

5 ways to ease back pain without pain killers | Ridgefield Chiropractic & Wellness Center

There are a few reasons back pain is so prevalent. For one, the muscles in the back are large, and they support a large portion of the body’s total weight. Every time we sit, stand, walk, or workout, we use our back muscles. When these muscles suffer injuries or overuse, pain crops up. For people […]

Pregnancy Pain? What your Chiropractor can do to Help!

Dr. Chris Mascetta | Pregnancy Info

Pregnancy can be a wonderful and beautiful time in a woman’s life, however; it can be painful, uncomfortable, and come with lots of unexpected side effects.  Fortunately, there are a lot of things you can do to help alleviate unwanted side effects. If you are experiencing uncomfortable pregnancy call your chiropractor today, we can help […]

How can a Chiropractor Help Resolve My Leg Pain?

chiropractic and leg pain relief | Dr. Chris Mascetta

When people think of chiropractic work, they immediately identify a few problem areas: the neck, and back primarily. Modern chiropractic care has many applications outside of that, though, and if you’re suffering from leg pain, it could be an excellent avenue for you.  Currently, an estimated 100 million Americans suffer from chronic pain, but only […]

6 Ways to Help with Hip Pain while Pregnant

6 ways top help with hip pain while pregnant | Dr. Chris Mascetta

Pregnancy is an amazing and exciting time, however; it can come with some pains and aches.  Most pregnant women will end up with a lot of hip and pelvis pain once they are later in their pregnancy this can lead to uncomfortable sleep, issues walking, and generalized pain. The good news is that there is […]

8 Benefits of Getting Your Workout in Water

8 benefits to a water workout | Dr. Chris Mascetta

What do the pool, beach, and ocean all have in common? Easy: they’re all an excellent place to get your daily workout! In addition to making your daily sweat sesh fun, working out in water also has some serious health benefits. Namely, it’s low impact on your joints and won’t worsen or inflame existing injuries […]