The Sooner the Better!

If you have the unfortunate experience of being injured in a car accident do not delay in getting treatment.  The sooner treatment begins the better the prognosis.  Chiropractic adjustments and massage will help significantly during the healing process, especially...

Our Promise to You

One of the core values that our team at Marcum Chiropractic prides itself on is to value time.  We value and respect our time and promise to value yours.  We do everything we can to eliminate the waiting room experience so common at other doctors’ offices.  In...

Don’t Be a Slouch!

One easy trick to make you sit up straighter in your car is to adjust your rear-view mirror ¼-inch higher than it currently is.  By doing this, you will have to sit up straighter to fully see out the rear window.  The most challenging part of this exercise is to...

Care for Sports Injuries

We have seen an increase in sports injuries recently because virtually every sport is in season this time of year.  We have treated many ankle and knee sprains, jammed fingers, muscle strains, and back injuries.  The team at Marcum Chiropractic has many tools in their...

Sign of the Times

I have seen an increase in people complaining of neck pain and headaches who have NOT had any trauma.  More often than not the cause of these symptoms is from poor posture while using the computer or the physical demands of their job.  I counsel many people on the...

Cold and Flu Season is Here!

The weather has changed and the sniffles have returned!  A few simple precautions can help keep the nasty cold and flu bugs away from you.  1) Wash your hands, frequently!  2) Dress for the weather; shorts and a T-shirt are not sufficient when the temperature is below...

Be Smart Be Safe!

Marcum Chiropractic’s Dr. Hartwig is a biomechanical expert.  He has significant experience counseling patients on posture, ergonomics, lifting techniques, and vehicle occupancy positioning.  He has spoken to many patients and various companies on safety...

It’s All In Your Head

Mild Traumatic Brain Injuries (MTBI), often called concussions, are one of the most commonly misdiagnosed or completely missed injuries following a car accident.  Symptoms may include dizziness, vision/hearing disturbance, ringing in the ears, loss of appetite,...

Dangerous Situations

The fires in Oregon and the hurricanes in Texas and Florida are good reminders to always be prepared.  Hundreds of hikers had to spend a night in the Columbia Gorge due to the fires.  Many did not have any supplies or water with them.  Thankfully, everyone made it...

Back To School!

Wow!  Summer flew by this year.  Seems like yesterday that the flowers were just starting to bloom.  We hope you had a great summer filled with fun, laughter, and health.  Knowing that school has started in many districts, please keep the following in mind when it...