Interesting Health Facts

DID YOU KNOW……. TEARS that are triggered by emotions contain hormones that act as a natural painkiller. Researchers have established that crying releases oxytocin and endogenous opioids, also known as endorphins. These feel-good chemicals help ease both physical and emotional pain. Crying doesn’t only happen in response to something sad. Sometimes you may cry when you…

Back-saving tips for gardeners

Author: CCA (Canadian Chiropractic Association) Date: Apr 29, 2015 Back Care Tips, Blog, Low Back Pain Warmer temperatures and sunny days have finally arrived and so have the first flowers of spring! This might entice you to do a bit of gardening. Understandably, most gardeners are anxious to plunge their hands into the dirt and get growing.…

5 Benefits of Chiropractic Care For Athletes

Chiropractors specialize in sports-related injuries and provide personalized chiropractic care for athletes to get back in the game. As an athlete, you put your body through more than usual. Sports require running, jumping, tackling, twisting, etc; and athletes need every bit of strength that they can muster. That’s why, when injuries happen, many athletes turn…

27 Years and Semi-Retirement

This spring Achtermann Chiropractic will be celebrating 27 years in business in downtown Louisville!   Dr. Karen and Martin have decided that the time has come to semi-retire.  Although we are very excited about our next chapter, we will miss seeing each and every one of you as much as we do now.  We want…