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Demystifying Chronic Migraines by Breaking the Stigma

Migraineurs have to deal with the disabling impact of chronic migraines and the stigma surrounding their disease. Sadly, the judgment and negativity sometimes come from the patient’s family, friends, and co-workers. They tend to discount the crippling effects of chronic migraines on the quality of life of people who actually suffer from them. As a […]

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Low Back Pain Myth Busting (So You Know the Truth)

Low back pain is one of the most common health problems in the United States. However, many patients (perhaps including you) continue to suffer because of the misinformation circulating about low back pain. The first step to achieving lower back pain relief in Oakland CA is to separate facts from myths. So before you look […]

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Sleeping Hands: A Sign of a Pinched Nerve in Athletes

Every chiropractor for athletes in Oakland, CA helps sports professionals be at their best condition on the playing field. A common problem among them is sleeping hands, an uncomfortable situation that points to a pinched nerve in the hands.  The good news is that the tingling and numb sensations are mostly nothing to worry about. We […]

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Triggers of Migraines in Early Pregnancy

Women in the early phases of pregnancy may experience occasional headaches. It's a known fact that pregnancy can mess with your head. However, in this blog, we will not talk about brain fog and mood problems. Here, we will take a deeper dive into a common type of headache in women–migraines. Also, we will provide […]

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Could You Have Sciatica and Not Know It?

Patients who have sciatica have varying complaints. Some cry over the pain on the right side of their lower backs and hips. On the one hand, others wish to end the pain on the left portion of their lower bodies. On some occasions, sciatica affects both parts of the body, causing impairment of numerous functions […]

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What Happens if a Pinched Nerve Goes Untreated?

Often, we encounter many patients asking whether Knee Chest Chiropractic can help with a compressed or pinched nerve. With the several incapacitating effects of a pinched nerve, it’s no wonder many people feel desperate to tap into the most promising relief options they can find.  Dr. Melissa, our pinched nerve chiropractor in Oakland CA, would […]

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How to Distinguish Headaches from Migraines

With patients using headaches and migraines interchangeably, it’s pretty obvious why many find them hard to tell apart from one another. However, it’s no secret that pinpointing what you specifically have plays a part in finding the best remedy for your case. For example, can a migraine chiropractor in Oakland CA help? Should you stick […]

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Smoking and Other Low Back Pain Triggers

Did you know that low back pain can stem from all kinds of triggers? Some of these factors, such as obesity, sedentary lifestyle, and chronic stress, are obvious causes of low back pain. Many of the patients coming in to seek Oakland CA chiropractic in our office report these triggers. But, unknown to most people, […]

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Is My Shoulder Pain Caused by A Pinched Nerve?

Dealing with shoulder pain daily can heavily impact your productivity. How can you focus on your tasks when all you feel is this lingering, tingling pain that can make anyone’s day worse? This experience leaves you to wonder, “What causes my shoulder pain?” Anyone can develop shoulder pain for various reasons, and a pinched nerve […]

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5330 College Avenue, Suite 210
Oakland, CA 94618
(510) 594-9994
(510) 394-5035

Chiropractic Care

with Dr. Melissa Crago
MON: 8:00 am - Noon; 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm
TUES: 1:45pm - 6:30pm
WED: 9:00am - Noon; 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm
THU: 2:00pm - 7:00 pm
FRI: By Appointment
SAT: 9am - noon  
Saturday's available:
July 31st, Aug 28th, Sept 11th, and Sept 25th

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with Leah Van Winkle
MON/WED: 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
TUES: 10:15 am - 1:00 pm
THU: 9-11am
FRI: 9-5pm

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