Chiropractor Fort Myers & Southwest Florida http://drkasters.com Mon, 22 Feb 2021 14:35:10 +0000 en-US hourly 1 Taking a Road Trip? Tips from The Office of Kaster Chiropractic to Keep You Feeling Great http://drkasters.com/chiropractic-blog/chiropractic/taking-a-road-trip-tips-from-the-office-of-kaster-chiropractic-to-keep-you-feeling-great/ http://drkasters.com/chiropractic-blog/chiropractic/taking-a-road-trip-tips-from-the-office-of-kaster-chiropractic-to-keep-you-feeling-great/#respond Mon, 22 Feb 2021 14:33:14 +0000 http://drkasters.com/?p=5768 I think about right now all of us could use a vacation.   While travel overseas is usually a popular choice along with taking a cruise, things still aren’t opened up as of yet and to travel internationally you still have to comply with covid testing and quarantines. This makes the old-fashioned road trip more [...]

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I think about right now all of us could use a vacation.

 

While travel overseas is usually a popular choice along with taking a cruise, things still aren’t opened up as of yet and to travel internationally you still have to comply with covid testing and quarantines.

This makes the old-fashioned road trip more appealing than ever before. But hours on the road in a car can take a toll on your body no matter your age.

Because of this we wanted to offer some practical advice to keep you feeling refreshed and limber no matter where you decide to roam.

Chiropractic Tips

Sitting hour after hour in a car is hard on your body. It is important to take steps to ensure that you are caring for yourself on the way to all of your destinations.

  • Drink water– Staying hydrated helps the body fight stiffness and pain. It also helps to lubricate the joints and reduce the chance of muscle cramps.

 

  • Don’t Forget the Snacks– Let’s face it. Those of us who don’t pack snacks will succumb to the lure of the highway signs for fast food and road stop quick snacks. Delicious, sure. Nutritious? Not so much. Fruits, nuts, veggies, energy bars, and granola are all better ideas.

 

  • Stop Once in a While– It can be tempting to push on through and get to your destination as fast as you can but taking breaks and stretching and just stopping to smell the roses is all part of the process too. It also will help you feel better for the long haul.

 

Keep up the Good Posture

Yes, even in the car, try to sit up straight. Practicing good posture in your car is also crucial to a successful and healthy road trip.

  • Support Your Back– Keep your lower back is as close to the seat as possible. If you need more support for your back try a lumbar roll or a rolled-up T-shirt to place between your lower back and the seat.

 

  • Raise Your Hips– If your car has adjustable seats that allows you to move the part of the seat you sit on, do it. It will help increase circulation as well as allow your thighs to be supported and ensure your knees are just a little bit lower than your hips.

 

  • Proper Seat Height– Your seat should be high enough to put your eye level about three inches above the top of the steering wheel. There should be room between your head and the car roof as well.

 

  • Recline – Just a little bit greater than 90 degrees, usually somewhere between 100 and 110 degrees. This position will put the least amount of pressure on your back while allowing you to keep your neck and head aligned.

 

  • Mirror Adjustments– You can prevent strain to your neck and upper shoulders by ensuring your side and rearview mirrors are adjusted properly.

 

Let’s Stretch!

Stretch before, at each stop, and when you arrive for best results.

  • Hamstring Stretch – This stretch can be done seated. Sit on the floor, ground, or a bench – with one leg out in front of you and the other leg bent up so that the bottom of your footrests against the thigh of the opposite leg. Next, reach toward your foot as you keep your back, knee, and neck straight. You should feel a stretch in your hamstring. Hold it for 30 seconds or so and repeat several times, then switch to the other leg.

 

  • Forward Bend – Stand with your feet together and let out a breath as you bend forward at the waist. Allow your head to hang down loose and keep your knees straight as you feel this stretch in your calves and hamstrings. Remember to breathe!

 

  • Side Stretch -This easy stretch is accomplished by standing up straight with your arms down by your sides. Next, reach your left arm up over your head as you place your right arm on your hip. Bend over toward the right and feel the stretch in your side. Come back to the center and then repeat on the other side.

 

Road trips with family, friends, or just by yourself enjoying the open road and solitude can be wonderful. Following these simple tips can help ensure you are able to enjoy your journey. Stop by Kaster Chiropractic before and afterwards so you make sure you are in proper alignment! www.kasterchiropractic.com 239-332-2555. s


 

 

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If you have been in an auto accident it can be a chaotic and confusing time. In Florida you only have 14 days to initiate treatment in order to be covered under your PIP rider on your auto insurance. One of the main car accident related issues is whiplash followed closely by other soft tissue injuries.

Of course, going to the ER to get fully checked out is a very good idea, but soon after please come see us at the office of Kaster Chiropractic and Associates. Chiropractic care is one of the most effective treatments in realigning the body so that you can begin to heal properly following a crash.

Call our office for a consultation. We will discuss what your injuries are, what the course of treatment would be, and how your treatment will be paid for. We do all of the insurance paperwork, so you do not have to.

Kaster Chiropractic over the years formed community partnerships with other physicians and specialists who treat and accept automobile injury patients. This referral is incredibly helpful and time saving. This includes diagnostic facilities, neurologists, attorneys, MRIs, orthopedics, and even car repair facilities.

Injuries can happen even in slow crashes of just 5-10 mph. The higher the speed the greater the impact the more likely you have more severe injuries. The day of the accident your body will try its best to protect you, flooding your system with adrenalin and dopamine. You may not feel like you have been injured until the next day or so. Never make any statements to the insurance company on either side right away and it is best advised to speak with a lawyer first as well.

The sooner you seek chiropractic intervention the faster your body can begin to heal back into proper position. In order for healing to be completely correct your body needs to be realigned and holding no subluxations.

We are here for you. Give us a call at 239-332-2555 and we will get you in the schedule as quickly as possible and get you on the road to recovery, back home and resting. www.kasterchriopractic.com to learn more. If you are in the Fort Myers area, we suggest being proactive. Install our app on your cell and should an accident occur we are only one click away. http://drkasters.com/web-app-download/

 

 

 

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If you have never been to the chiropractor before and are totally new to chiropractic treatments, you are in for a lovely surprise. Unlike most types of Western medicine, chiropractic is very hands on and can help you feel better, in some cases, nearly instantly.

Chiropractors work is hands on. They interact with you, the patient, asking pertinent questions, taking a health history, then performing manual tests interacting with your physical form.

Chiropractors do not prescribe pain medications or do surgery. They may work in conjunction with your regular doctor(s) as well as part of your overall health team in necessary cases though often chiropractic can help heal the root cause and end the issue all on its own.

Spinal adjustments or manipulations correct subluxations (misalignments) while other complimentary treatments offered in office focus on restoration and maintenance for whole body health and wellness.

Subluxations. A subluxation occurs when a spinal vertebra becomes misaligned. This misalignment can often compress spinal nerves and cause pain. Manipulation involves applying pressure to a specific area to release the vertebra so it can realign itself back to where it is supposed to be. While it may only take one good adjustment, sometimes, especially if the condition has been going on for a while and your body has been working hard to compensate, several adjustments can be necessary until soft tissues connected to the vertebra remember their correct positions. Patients may be seated or lying down during an adjustment and your chiropractor will ask you to move into position as needed for each specific movement.

There are many different types of techniques used. Toggle drop, motion palpation, lumbar roll, release work, table adjustments, instrument adjustments, and in some severe cases manipulation under anesthesia (though it is very rare).

Sometimes, when vertebrae are adjusted, a pop is audibly heard. This noise is created as tiny pockets of gas are released from the joints. Nothing is breaking or scraping together. This is a positive and gentle release that is needed by the body.

 

  • Therapeutic stretching and exercise
  • Traction
  • Soft tissue and massage therapy
  • Muscle stimulation
  • TENS (transcutaneous electric nerve stimulation)
  • Ultrasound
  • Ice and heat therapy
  • Dietary and nutritional counseling
  • Lifestyle modification
  • Transdermal Growth Hormone Somaderm Gel
  • Foot Levelers (orthotics)
  • School and sports physicals
  • Capillus RX
  • Accident Recovery

Ready to get in better health and feel good again? We would love to see you in our office here in Fort Myers, Florida conveniently located on Boy Scout Drive.  239-332-2555. www.KasterChiropractic.com to learn more.

 

 

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Creaking joints, pain, and impaired range of motion are the common signs of aging.

Most of the time, these common symptoms are characteristic of osteoarthritis; a condition that arises due to degeneration of the cartilage usually in the hip and knee joint.

One important observation is that osteoarthritis is not wholly due to aging. It is comprised of several factors including previous joint injury as well as genetics. Loss of cartilage leads to development osteoarthritis. It’s a painful condition and impairs quality of life.

It is very important to find the right treatment in order to alleviate symptoms and improve quality of life. Chiropractic care has been found to offer substantial relief for the pain of hip and knee osteoarthritis.

Symptoms, causes, treatment options and most importantly prevention.

The specific causes are still largely unknown but are thought to stem from:

  • Aging, where loss of joint cartilage occurs due to repeated wear and tear effect over time.
  • Injury to a joint and joint overuse as in athletes who exercise excessively.
  • A family history of osteoarthritis
  • Carrying extra weight
  • Chemical and metabolic factors such as hormonal imbalances

Osteoarthritis manifests signs and symptoms which include deep, aching joint pain aggravated by movement, swelling and warmth around the joint, decreased range of motion with morning stiffness, and muscle weakness.

Other treatments apart from chiropractic care include medications, nutrition and dietary supplements, surgery, and physical therapy among other non-conventional treatment methods.

Prevention still remains better than any cure, and in order to keep osteoarthritis at bay certain preventive measures should be incorporated into your life. These measures include losing weight or maintaining the appropriate weight, exercising regularly, and treating and taking care of an injured joint to prevent further damage on it.

How Chiropractic Treats Osteoarthritis
Chiropractic care has been studied and approved to be of great significance in helping to treat osteoarthritis. One such study was published in the Journal of Chiropractic Medicine in March 2011. The study aimed at finding the response to chiropractic care in a 70-year-old woman who had hip osteoarthritis. After a 12-week course of chiropractic care, the patient experienced increased range of motion at the hip joint, better balance and an improvement in speed of walking as well as better functionality.

Chiropractic care works optimally when given in combination with glucosamine supplements and exercise. The Chiropractic approach to addressing osteoarthritis involves such procedures as hip, knee and spinal manipulation, massage, passive stretching, and other forms of joint mobilization. Your chiropractor will work with you to help achieve the following:

  • Alleviate pain and inflammation (swelling and redness) around the joint
  • Improve joint range of motion
  • Enhance mobility
  • Calm and relax the muscles around the hip and knee joint
  • Align the spine and restore its normal movement

Your chiropractor can be of greater help than you might think. This happens as they offer you educated suggestions related to exercise, lifestyle modification, and other forms of therapy that may enhance your ongoing treatment plan.

Do you or anyone you know suffer from osteoarthritis? We can help to increase your mobility and reduce the pain in your joints. Call the office of Kaster Chiropractic at 239-332-2555. www.kasterchiropractic.com

 

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An Ounce of Prevention is Worth a Pound of Cure! – Old Adages have Stuck with Us for a Reason http://drkasters.com/chiropractic-blog/news/ounce-prevention-worth-pound-cure-old-adages-stuck-us-reason/ http://drkasters.com/chiropractic-blog/news/ounce-prevention-worth-pound-cure-old-adages-stuck-us-reason/#respond Thu, 11 Feb 2021 05:21:40 +0000 http://drkasters.com/?p=5752 This wonderfully true statement originated with Benjamin Franklin. This seems to be the mantra for 2020 and now into 2021 with everyone clamoring to buy the best masks, hand sanitizer, soaps, wet wipes, toilet paper, and Lysol disinfecting sprays. While we agree that prevention is far better and easier on the body than having to [...]

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This wonderfully true statement originated with Benjamin Franklin. This seems to be the mantra for 2020 and now into 2021 with everyone clamoring to buy the best masks, hand sanitizer, soaps, wet wipes, toilet paper, and Lysol disinfecting sprays.

While we agree that prevention is far better and easier on the body than having to go ahead feel the burden of sickness and work towards healing and curing it, the CDC and all other governing bodies are missing really at least half the point of prevention.

The immune system is supposed to be our defense against illness. We were not born into a sterile world of sanitizers. We were built to encounter and fight off germs, viruses, and bacteria. The stronger your immune system is the better the chance of whatever you come in contact with not bothering you.

It’s because of this I wanted to jump in and add to your repertoire of defenses just how to get your immune system motivated to protect you.

Get plenty of rest, sunshine on your skin for a minimum of 15 to 20 minutes daily, breathe in fresh air – if your workplace requires you to wear a mask make sure you take breaks outside, so you are still getting enough oxygen, exercise on a daily basis – get your heart rate to elevate, do some strength training to keep your body strong. Eat healthy and well. Drink lots of good, filtered water and other healthy liquids like tea (non-caffeinated) and juices (with no extra sugars added).

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Supplements that can boost immunity are also helpful:

Vitamin C, Vitamin E, Vitamin D, Folic Acid, Iron, Selenium, Zinc. These are best and most readily available in fresh whole foods. Steer as clear as you can from frozen, prepackaged, and processed foods as they contain far lower nutritional values.

Additionally – Lower your stress level
I know, its 2021, and your first thought was “hahahah good one!” But the truth is this has never been more important. If you have to take breaks from social media, friends, even family. You need to do it. Your mental, emotional, and physical well-being are important.

Get Adjusted Regularly and get Body Work (Massage Therapy) done regularly as well.

While these may seem like luxury budget items the truth is, they aren’t. Keeping your body running well and feeling good is no different than bringing your car into the mechanic for tune ups. You don’t expect your car to go forever if you don’t take good care of it, so stop expecting miracles from your body.

Take Benjamin Franklin’s wise words to heart. If you are in the Fort Myers, Florida area we would love to see you in our office! www.KasterChiropractic.com 239-332-2555. Give us a call and make your appointment for an adjustment and/or a massage today.

 

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The Benefits of Magnesium – Are You Getting Enough? http://drkasters.com/chiropractic-blog/diet-nutition/benefits-magnesium-getting-enough/ http://drkasters.com/chiropractic-blog/diet-nutition/benefits-magnesium-getting-enough/#respond Wed, 03 Feb 2021 05:28:05 +0000 http://drkasters.com/?p=5748 Magnesium deficiency is prevalent here in America despite our access to whole fresh foods. When your body lacks a certain mineral, it can cause physical issues. We wanted to make you aware of some of the signs and symptoms that you may need to supplement. Magnesium is a very powerful mineral. It is involved in [...]

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Magnesium deficiency is prevalent here in America despite our access to whole fresh foods. When your body lacks a certain mineral, it can cause physical issues. We wanted to make you aware of some of the signs and symptoms that you may need to supplement.

Magnesium is a very powerful mineral. It is involved in 600+ processes within the body. This includes nerve impulses, muscle movements, protein formulation, gene maintenance, and metabolism.

Recent studies have shown that nearly half the population of the USA and Europe get far less than the RDA. Additives to our water make the magnesium we do get less readily available for cellular use. These additives are fluoride and chlorine. Caffeine and processed sugar also deplete magnesium stores.

Magnesium deficiency can lead to chronic health issues and disease. Heart Disease, anxiety, high blood pressure, respiratory issues, fatigue, memory issues, brain fog, and even type 2 diabetes.

Now that you can see how important magnesium is let’s take a look at what the health benefits are for supplementing magnesium into your diet.

Balance Blood Sugar – Magnesium helps manage insulin levels in the body and can prevent blood sugar spikes and crashes from occurring. It also plays a large role in blood pressure control.

Depression & Anxiety – Magnesium is essential for mood regulation and brain function. Research shows that without enough magnesium, you are more likely to experience anxiety and depression.

 

Headache/Migraine –  Research shows that magnesium is almost always low during a migraine attack. Increase in magnesium supplementation seems to reduce frequency of migraine attacks. This goes for regular headaches as well.

 

PMS – Lack of magnesium can be especially pronounced during the time before menstruation: It can invite mood swings, fluid retention, depression, breast tenderness, headaches, poor sleep and sugar cravings. Feeling badly? Try some magnesium.

 

Cognitive Thought – Memory access, thought processing, focus, all can be thrown off my low magnesium levels.

 

Good natural sources of magnesium: Spinach, Seeds, Chocolate and coco, almonds and other nuts, bananas, coffee, and of course vitamin supplements.

 

Ready to get your diet and health on track?

Visit the office of Kaster Chiropractic. We specialize in Nutritional Evaluation and Programs as well! www.kasterchiropractic.com | 239-332-2555.

 

 

 

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What you need to know about whiplash http://drkasters.com/chiropractic-blog/chiropractic/need-know-whiplash/ http://drkasters.com/chiropractic-blog/chiropractic/need-know-whiplash/#respond Tue, 26 Jan 2021 05:29:25 +0000 http://drkasters.com/?p=5740 What you need to know about whiplash Whiplash is a neck injury that occurs in people who are a subjected to a sudden acceleration-deceleration force resulting in an unrestrained, rapid movement of the head and neck, which is propelled forward and backward within a split second. This type of injury usually happens during auto accidents, [...]

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What you need to know about whiplash

Whiplash is a neck injury that occurs in people who are a subjected to a sudden acceleration-deceleration force resulting in an unrestrained, rapid movement of the head and neck, which is propelled forward and backward within a split second.

This type of injury usually happens during auto accidents, but there are other possible scenarios that might result in it.

The bones and soft tissues around the neck can potentially be damaged during this type of incident. This may reflect on the physical body in the form of chronic pains with varying degrees of severity.

The good news is whiplash is not a life-threatening injury. The only problem is, if not treated early enough, there might be both physical and economic consequences on the person affected. Here are a few critical facts you need to know about whiplash.

  1. Speeds less than 5mph may be enough to cause a whiplash.

According to a research conducted on low-speed rear impact, it was concluded that one does not need to move at high speed for a whiplash to occur. The results from the test showed that even at a speed of 2.5 mph, 29% of people involved in car accidents can still develop symptoms related to whiplash.

  1. Pain isn’t the only symptom

Most people suffering from whiplash will complain about neck pain, shoulder pain, fatigue, headache, jaw pain, dizziness, visual disturbance and back pain.

In severe cases, the patient may end up depressed, frustrated, anxious and stressed. Because of the chronic pain, certain individuals may become dependent on drugs.

  1. Rest may make you feel worse

After a whiplash incident, you may think that resting for a few days might relieve the pain. Research suggests otherwise. By allowing your affected neck muscles and soft tissues to rest, they may stiffen, which can only result in a slower healing process.

The best would be to return your usual daily activities even if you still feel moderate pain. Many studies have shown that the earlier you get back to your daily activities, the quicker you are going to heal. However, if the pain is severe, please consult your doctor immediately.

  1. X-rays may not reveal a fracture.

A powerful rear-end collision that occurs in a car moving at a high speed can potentially result in the fracture of the bones in the neck. Nevertheless, most cases of whiplashes are usually negative for fractures when x-rayed. Because there is no sign of any physical injury, insurance companies may be reluctant to cover your medical bills for a pain that only you claim exist.

However, a common finding that is usually associated with whiplash is the straightening of the cervical curve. This is usually caused by muscle spasm resulting from the shock from the rear-end collision and may explain the pain. Depending on the circumstances, the straightening of the cervical curve may be enough for you to request for an insurance coverage.

  1. Whiplash can be caused by more than auto accidents.

Even though usually associated to car crashes, whiplashes can occur in other incidents including falling or slipping. Extreme sports that require the participants to perform acrobatic movement can potentially cause a whiplash. Even people involved in activities like soccer, basketball and boxing can end up with a whiplash.

  1. Chiropractic care CAN help.

Chiropractors have the necessary expertise to treat many of the injuries associated with the spinal cord.
During your visit, a thorough examination will be performed and if necessary, you will be requested to take an x-ray or any other scan to see through the neck. After the diagnosis, the chiropractor will provide treatment for both the injured vertebrae and the soft tissues around the neck. He will also make recommendations on what you can do to ease the pain when at home or at work.

Treatment can last anywhere from a few weeks to a few months depending on the severity of injury, and in the State of Florida your PIP coverage will cover medical expenses, including chiropractic and certain types of massage, up to $10,000.

Remember, it’s a bad idea to suffer through the pain hoping that it will eventually go away on its own. The best is to see a highly trained professional that can assist you. If you or anyone you know is suffering from whiplash trauma, please call Dr. Kester’s office today for a consultation.

Dr. Kaster works in conjunction with other physicians and professionals in the community who treat and serve auto accident patients. As a Chiropractor, he is trained to treat joint, muscle and ligament injuries, and thus well-qualified to manage the victims of auto accidents. His primary role is to keep the facet joints mobilized, enhance optimal healing by treating muscles and ligaments, and reducing the likelihood of permanent pain.

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Foot Levelers – The Best Custom Orthotics.

The biomechanics of how we move is often overlooked in healthcare. The fact is if we are out of alignment on a continual basis, much like driving with worn tires on your car, parts will experience unnecessary wear and tear which can lead to break down and disease.

Maintaining proper alignment starts with your feet. What you put on them is important. You can buy the very best sneakers and shoes but if they are not customized to counteract balance on your body, in particular, you can still develop issues. The causes of altered biomechanics can range from pronated feet / flat footed / collapsed arches which cause an altered gait, degenerative scoliosis, teenage scoliosis, trauma, asymmetrical muscle imbalance, altered gait from secondary to a primary knee and even hip problems.

Severe Right Lean – Out of Balance Severe Right Lean - Out of Balance

Getting back in balance by way of regular chiropractic treatments is incredibly beneficial, but there is more you can do on your own every single day with no effort. Come in and let Dr. Kaster scan your feet with the Foot Levelers state of the art foot scan and create a pair of custom shoe inserts to be worn daily in your sneakers and or shoes.

As you can see below, we have an image showing an optimal foot, mild pronation, moderate pronation, and severe pronation. The more pronated (turned out) your feet are, the more everything else is pulled from its ideal location. Ideally, your stance would have the weight distributed properly as in the first image of footprints below. This is the difference between your possible stance currently and your corrected stance when wearing Foot Levelers.

The Science

Foot Levelers Stabilizing Custom Orthotics were developed by a Doctor to treat the body as a functional unit, starting with the feet. Custom Orthotics add power to your step by supporting the three arches in each foot to provide a balanced foundation and protect and support through all phases of gait. The Gait Cycle System® is patented and is only available from Foot Levelers.

Orthotics can help:

  • Increase Energy
  • Enhance Performance
  • Improve Strength
  • Provide More Stamina

3 Arch Advantage: Support for your 3 Arches

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The feet are the foundation of the body. They provide the necessary stability to perform daily activities by supporting the weight of the entire body using a strong, 3-arched bond called the plantar vault.

Here are some eye-opening statistics based on what can happen to your body over time when you keep on trudging through life without correcting your foot arches. Joint replacement surgeries are on the rise in the USA. You don’t have to be a statistic.

Orthotics are such a simple solution to a myriad of problems within the body. We would love to see you in our office so that we can talk with you one on one, see what has been going on with you health wise, and come up with the right solutions that get you real results.

We find that good feet are happy feet! Make Your Appointment Today. 239-332-2555. The office of Kaster Chiropractic.

 

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Help Stop and Prevent Further Hair Loss with the Capillus RX http://drkasters.com/chiropractic-blog/news/help-stop-prevent-hair-loss-capillus-rx/ http://drkasters.com/chiropractic-blog/news/help-stop-prevent-hair-loss-capillus-rx/#respond Fri, 22 Jan 2021 14:09:57 +0000 http://drkasters.com/?p=5737 If hair loss is genetically passed down in your family line and you are starting to notice thinning, the Capillus RX may be a great option for treatment for your condition. This is a non-surgical approach to stabilizing hair loss progression which even helps promote regrowth and best of all it is done right in [...]

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If hair loss is genetically passed down in your family line and you are starting to notice thinning, the Capillus RX may be a great option for treatment for your condition.

This is a non-surgical approach to stabilizing hair loss progression which even helps promote regrowth and best of all it is done right in your own home at your convenience.

This wearable FDA approved device is battery operated and promoted by physicians to help restore thinning hair due to genetics and help prevent further loss. It features a flexible comfortable fit design making it easy to use. The CapillusRX provides clinically proven technology that helps restore hair lost due to androgenetic alopecia.

The Capillus RX is only available through doctors’ offices. Dr. Kaster and his staff will conduct a thorough evaluation to determine if you are a candidate for the treatment process.

The Capillus RX is for both men and women

Though not nearly as often discussed, women can start losing hair too. Unlike men who have the option to shave their heads women have a much deeper social stigma attached. This makes this unique medical device all that much more of a wonderful invention.

How to use the CapillusRX

Wear it as you would any other hat for just 6 minutes a day. Its ease of use encourages maximum results.

MAXIMUM COVERAGE OF SCALP
Laser diodes are embedded within the interior surface of the dome, providing maximum coverage of areas susceptible to hair thinning.

CARRYING CASE
Lightweight case serves to protect and store your device and accessories, as well as to provide an easy method to travel with Capillus therapy.

RECHARGEABLE LI-ION BATTERY
Hands-free mobility. Easily attach to belt or slip into a pocket, allowing you to move about during your treatment session.

LASER-ONLY TECHNOLOGY
Capillus devices use lasers, which penetrate the hair follicle, unlike LEDs, which disperse and do not penetrate to the same depth to be effective.

DISCREET THERAPY UNDER YOUR HAT
Treat your hair while you go about your daily routine. Wear just 6 minutes while you perform any activity. The Capillus is hands-free & mobile.

UNIVERSAL AC ADAPTER – GREAT FOR TRAVEL
Our AC adapter works on 100-240 AC inputs making it easy to recharge your battery around the world. Three interchangeable international plugs included.

AUTO-PROGRAMMED SESSIONS
Worry-free sessions are auto-programmed to shut off at the end of the daily 6-minute treatment, so you don’t have to watch the clock.

EYE-SAFETY SENSORS
Our patented sensors disable lasers until cap is placed on head to prevent accidental exposure of laser light to the eyes of children or pets.

The Capillus RX has a 3 year warranty and has had amazing results from clients just like you.
Interested to learn more? Come talk to us. 239-332-2555 or drop by the office in person. We are located at 1791 Boy Scout Dr. #6 Fort Myers, Fl 33907. The office of Kaster Chiropractic. Just ask for the Capillus RX!

 

 

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Stress Can Cause Health Issues Including Subluxations – It’s Time for an Adjustment http://drkasters.com/chiropractic-blog/news/stress-can-cause-health-issues-including-subluxations-time-adjustment/ http://drkasters.com/chiropractic-blog/news/stress-can-cause-health-issues-including-subluxations-time-adjustment/#respond Wed, 20 Jan 2021 05:29:53 +0000 http://drkasters.com/?p=5731 No matter what side of the fence you are on politically, this past year has been a doozy. We are quickly approaching inauguration day and there are more troops in the D.C. area than we have in Afghanistan and Iran combined. No one knows for sure what is going on, but all of us can [...]

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No matter what side of the fence you are on politically, this past year has been a doozy. We are quickly approaching inauguration day and there are more troops in the D.C. area than we have in Afghanistan and Iran combined. No one knows for sure what is going on, but all of us can agree on one thing, Republican or Democrat. This level of security, confusion, and anger from both sides is making things very tense in this country.

We are at an all-time high stress wise.

Stress is terrible for your body. It can cause headaches, muscle tightness leading to misalignments and pain, illness and even disease if allowed to go unchecked for too long.

It has never been more important that now to keep a regularly scheduled chiropractic and massage appointment every few weeks to a month. Your body needs to be functioning as well as it can and needs some downtime to relax.

When in proper alignment your nervous system communicates to all of your organs including your brain through electrical impulses. When a subluxation happens, it pinches off that communication flow. It can lead to improper movements, gate, and cause illness, headaches, and pain.

Visiting your chiropractor and having regular massages help your body to deal with the stressors of the world. Health is your armor against everything going on in the world today.

Life is hard enough to deal with without feeling bad. This is why we wanted to make sure to remind you of this in this quick blog and let you know that we are here for you! Give the office of Kaster Chiropractic in Fort Myers, Florida a call today at 239-332-2555 and let us realign your health and wellbeing.

 

 

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