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Q and A with Dr. Glenn Marr
Q and A with Dr. Glenn Marr on Woman Health and Wellness with Chiropractic and Acupuncture
Q: Does it hurt to put needles in?
Dr. Marr: Make sure to start drinking plenty of water a few days prior to your treatment and the day of your treatment and you will be less likely to feel any of the needles.
Q: What is the age range for the chiropractic patients?
Dr. Marr: From babies to the elderly
Q: What is the youngest age for acupuncture patients?
Dr. Marr: Probably the youngest is around 11 or 12 years old.
Q: My mom is in her 70s and she has decreased bone density, do you have any special gentle treatment for patients like her?
Dr. Marr: Yes, we do a mild form of chiropractic treatment called activator technique.
Q: I have to sit all day in front of computer any suggestions to make my back feel better at the end of the day?
Dr. Marr: Make sure to get up a minimum of once every hour and stretch for a few minutes and watch your posture while you are sitting, being sure your computer monitor is at eye level, so you will not look down or slouch.
Q: I feel really stressed. Any suggestions for stress relief?
Dr. Marr: Depending on patient preference, Acupuncture or traction massage beds plus chiropractic adjustments are very effective for stress relief.
Q: I am trying to quit smoking. Do you have any treatment for this?
Dr. Marr: Yes, we do acupuncture treatments and/or herbal aroma treatments for smoking cessations.
Q: My daughter has very irregular cycles. Can you help her?
Dr. Marr: Yes, acupuncture and/or chiropractic treatments are very effective for this type of problem.
Q: I have problems with sleeping. Any suggestions?
Dr. Marr: Acupuncture is very effective for insomnia.
Q: I am pregnant and my low back is hurting me. Can I come for a treatment when I am pregnant?
Dr. Marr: While you are pregnant you still can do chiropractic. This gives relief from many of the pregnancy related discomforts. Our adjustment bed has special adjusting pads so the patient can lay on their stomachs without any pressure on their abdomen.
Q: How do I lift my child without causing back pain?
Dr. Marr: Bend your knees all the way down with the child directly in front of you and do not twist or turn your body while lifting.
Q: I gained lots of weight during my pregnancy and can not get rid of it. Can you help me?
Dr. Marr: We offer weight loss treatment, such as acupuncture and slight modifications of diet
Q: Do you have any treatment for PMS?
Dr. Marr: Yes, we use both acupuncture and chiropractic treatments
Q: Do you treat hormone imbalance and menopause symptoms, such as night sweats, restless leg syndrome, anxiety, etc?
Dr. Marr: Yes, we have been extremely successful in treating all these symptoms combined. All patients were extremely satisfied with their results.
Q: My wife is not interested in sex anymore. Can you help her?
Dr. Marr: Yes, hormone balance treatment will help with this.