Widespread Prevalence of Vertebral Subluxation Components on MRI

vertebral subluxation x-rays

A recent study conducted through the Foundation for Vertebral Subluxation, of 737 participants makes this one of the largest studies of its kind. The intention of the study was to review MRI scans for the biomechanical components of vertebral subluxation. The results of this study are astonishing. The results showed that 91% of MRI scans… Read More

Why Your Nervous System is the Key to Maximum Health and Function

optimal health meter

I bet you never thought that your nervous system was the key to better function and health. Most people don’t really think about their nervous system until they have some type of symptom related to a nerve problem. Well, I have news for you, the nervous system is not only “A” key, but is “THE”… Read More

5 Reasons to Visit a Chiropractor

People visit chiropractors every day for different reasons. Some of the more common reasons are lower back pain, headaches, leg pain, and arm pain. Spine and nervous system health are imperative for a properly functioning body and overall health. The numerous benefits of chiropractic care can help improve the overall quality of life and improve… Read More

What Is a Chiropractic Adjustment?

chiropractor performing a chiropractic adjustment on a patient

A chiropractic adjustment is a procedure in which trained specialists (chiropractic doctors) use their hands or a small instrument to apply a controlled force to a spinal joint. The goal of a chiropractic adjustment is to improve spinal motion, spinal alignment, improve nerve flow, which in turn improves your body’s overall function. Chiropractors perform adjustments… Read More

Are Chiropractic Adjustments Safe?

chiropractor safely adjusting a patient

Many people are concerned about the safety of a chiropractic adjustment. This may be the number one concern I get from people I meet in public. I often hear people say that they would love to go to the chiropractor if it wasn’t for their safety concerns. Besides patients, adjustment safety is the interest of… Read More

Are Chiropractors “Real Doctors?”

chiropractic X-ray of man holding out his arms

Has anyone ever said to you that chiropractors are not “real doctors?” Over the years, I have heard this on several occasions, and it made me wonder who is a “real doctor?” After discussing this with many people, the answer has typically been that a “real doctor” and a “medical doctor” are sometimes used interchangeably…. Read More

Christmas Giving Tree 2020

couple standing in front of an outdoor lighted christmas tree

Serving as a Chiropractor in the Greenville community has been a blessing, and because we are blessed, we always look forward to our Annual Giving Tree. This year is no different, except there is more need than ever. We will have a Giving Tree in our lobby with gift ornaments meant for you to take. Each… Read More

Thanksgiving Food Drive 2020

Auger Family Chiropractic Thanksgiving Food Drive image of pumpkins

Serving as a Chiropractor in Greenville, SC has been a blessing, and because we are blessed, we always look forward to our Annual Thanksgiving Food Drive. This year’s drive is no different, except there is more need than ever. We will be collecting non-perishable food from October 26th through November 19th. We invite our patients and the… Read More

Are Chiropractic X-rays Necessary?

chiropractic x-ray of spine

Why do chiropractors take X-rays? I have always gone by the adage, “To see is to know, not to see is to guess, and we will never guess when it comes to your health!” The reality is you can only feel so much, and the rest is up to guesswork if you don’t have an… Read More

Once You Start Going to The Chiropractor, Do You Need to Continue Going?

man lying face down getting a back adjustment from a chiropractor

That is one of the most common concerns that I hear from people of all ages. Is it true? The answer is yes, and no. It really depends on you. I realize that most people utilize healthcare in a symptomatic way. When they have a headache, they take something to feel better. When they have… Read More