1. Celebrating National Chiropractic Health Month

    Dr. Brad Cranwell and the team at Connected Chiropractic in Johnstown are celebrating National Chiropractic Health Month. Since March, many people across the country have incorporated changes into their daily lives to reduce their potential exposure to COVID-19: avoiding public spaces, working from …Read More

  2. Massage Therapy and Cancer Treatment

    By: Terri Williams, Patient Educator For those undergoing cancer treatment, the side effects of such treatment may be very unpleasant and the need for relief may be vital. A meta-analysis was published in 2015 in Integrative Cancer Therapies on the correlation between massage therapy and cancer pain…Read More

  3. Massage Therapy for Fibromyalgia

    Fibromyalgia is a medical condition characterized by chronic widespread pain and heightened pain response to pressure. It seems that the relationship between massage therapy and Fibromyalgia is clouded and controversial when it comes to asking if massage is actually effective in helping relieve Fibr…Read More

  4. Massage and the Cardiovascular System

    A University of Illinois at Chicago conducted a study in regards to the benefits of massage therapy and came to the conclusion that “massage therapy improves general blood flow and alleviates muscle soreness after exercise.  The results also shows that massage improved vascular function in people…Read More

  5. General Benefits of Massage

    By Terrilee Williams, Patient Educator One of the things I like best and look forward to is a massage.  What a treat to have a massage!!  But there are other benefits as well. Massage is sometimes seen as more of a luxurious action during a spa weekend, but did you know it can also be a lifesaver …Read More

  6. Spine Health and Athlete Performance

    Dr. Brad sat down with Jonathan ‘Boomtown’ Gillham on KCSU radio to do a podcast regarding chiropractic care and how sports injuries to the spine can have different effects on performance and more! According to the American Chiropractic Association, experts estimate that 90 percent of all world-…Read More

  7. What is Health?

    What is health? When posed this question, most people say health is "feeling good." Well?  Is a person healthy if they felt fine one moment and in the next moment had a heart attack? Let's explore the idea of health a little closer. If health really isn't how we feel, then what is it? Health has b…Read More

  8. Keep Your Vitality

    By  Terrilee Williams, Patient Educator Keep your vitality. A life without health is like a river without water. - Maxime Lagacé Vitality is the state of being strong and active: energy. It also expresses the power giving continuance of life, present in all living things.  Powerful stuff.   In …Read More

  9. Maintaining Your Health with COVID-19

    By  Terrilee Williams, Patient Educator I don’t know about you but I am ready to get back to some kind of normal again. Life over the past few months has sure been challenging. For me, life slowed down a little. We were not able to see my kids or grandkids except on Zoom.  I had a brand new gran…Read More

  10. Subluxation – The Silent Killer

    The central nervous system (brain and spinal cord) is responsible for sending messages to every cell, tissue, organ and system in your body. This communication is made possible by the information super-highway of your body, your nerve system. This vast communication network is in charge of virtually…Read More