Blog Archive

Exciting Announcements! Aug 8th, 2019

We have an exciting announcement to make!  Active Medical Center is EXPANDING!!!  As our office continues to grow we are thrilled to announce we are opening a second location! This new office is located in Naperville. Active Medical Naperville  1811 Freedom Dr Suite #117 Naperville, IL 60563 We are so...

Family Adjustments Jul 5th, 2017

Why do I recommend that your kids get adjusted? Is it about “bad backs?” Are they in pain? Do they get headaches? No, no, and I hope not!  My 20 month old son, Grayson, definitely does not get headaches. He does not have neck pain or back pain, but he’s...

The hidden cause of Migraines May 29th, 2017

Migraines are something that nearly every American will deal with at one point in their lives.  Something that seems to be such a common problem can have such a devastating effect on someones life.  I personally have dealt with this and it’s actually what has lead me to become the...

Was it really a "minor" accident? Apr 21st, 2017

Many times when consulting with a new patient, he or she leaves the section about previous car accidents blank (meaning that they’ve never had one).  The first question we always ask is “Well, if you had been in an accident when would you say that was?”  The reason for this...

The how, what, and why of Trigger Point Injections Apr 14th, 2017

One of the services people are constantly asking for or about are Trigger Point injections.  They are constantly becoming more popular and at Active Medical Center we always want our patients to know exactly what they are receiving and why it is going to help them.  So, here are a...

Why do I need a brace? Apr 11th, 2017

Q: Why do we brace joints?A: The main reason we are going to use a brace on a joint is to protect it.  That being said the most common times we will recommend a brace is for an acute injury, post surgical, or even for a chronic issue.  When a...

Is your nutrition plan helping you reduce inflammation and get out of pain? Apr 4th, 2017

Nutrition is a hot topic year in and year out.  It seems that our patients are always asking questions on what they should eat or how do I lose weight.  Let’s be honest, there are more websites, blogs, and podcasts about nutrition then there have ever been.  Yet Americans are...

How A Team Approach Can Change the Face Of Healthcare Apr 3rd, 2017

We currently live in a country full of the sickest people on the planet.  How did the Home of the Free, Land of the Brave become such a breeding ground for health destruction?  The answers are large in number and small on hope for a brighter, better future if there...