Managing A Whiplash Injury
Whiplash is a neck injury due to forceful, rapid back-and-forth movement of the neck, like the cracking of a whip. This can happen when you are in a car accident, a bump on the head, or a slip and fall. How do you treat whiplash? Watch our video to see how chiropractic care can help and what you can do at home.
Kids Adjustment Schedule
How often should a baby and/or child get adjusted? Watch Dr. Shoemaker talk about the birthing process and how often your baby/child should see a chiropractor!
The Dangers of Self-Adjusting
Have you ever "cracked" your back or neck? Well STOP! You are doing more harm than good. Watch our video, "The Dangers of Self-Adjusting" to learn why you shouldn't self-adjust.
Getting the Most Out Of Your Adjustment
In this video, learn what you can do in between your adjustments to help stabilize your spinal adjustment longer.
Family Subluxation Patterns
Here at Clairpointe Family Chiropractic, we often see family members with the same subluxation patterns. Watch Dr. Alex Jeffrey explain how this can happen and show you an example of side-by-side x-rays of a mother and daughter managing their scoliosis.
The Importance of Maintenance Care
Why is maintenance chiropractic care so important? In this video, Dr. Shoemaker will walk you through the importance of staying on a maintenance chiropractic schedule.
Our Story | GP Chamber Chat
Learn about Clairpointe Family Chiropractic's story and the chiropractic history in Grosse Pointe and the surrounding areas as Rachele Wight, from the Grosse Pointe Chamber of Commerce, interviews Dr. Gary Shoemaker.
Week 1: Weight Loss Math
Learn how to calculate the number of calories you need to burn to get to reach a healthy and sustainable goal.
Week 2: Heart Rate Training
What is your ideal fat burn? Learn where your ideal heart rate should be by watching our video below.
Week 3: Water Intake and Supplement Support
Drinking your water and taking your supplements will help you stay healthy during the winter months. How much water should you be drinking? Dr. Gary Shoemaker explains this in our video below.
Week 4: Regular Chiropractic Care
In this video, Dr. Gary Shoemaker talks about ten benefits of chiropractic care!
Why Pharmaceutical Supplements?
There are four levels of supplement quality- Pharmaceutical-Grade, Medical, Nutraceutical, and Veterinarian grade. Learn whey it is important why to consume the highest grade of supplements, Pharmaceutical-Grade.
Headaches and Chiropractic Care
Suffering from headaches or migraines? Chiropractic adjustments can reduce and help eliminate your pain. Watch Dr. Gary Shoemaker in our video below how chiropractic adjustments can help manage your headaches and/or migraines.
Chiropractic Aiding In Pregnancy
Here at Clairpointe Family Chiropractic we see many pregnant women during their pregnancy's. Watch Dr. Alex Jeffreys explain how safe and important it is to get adjusted during your pregnancy.
Baby's First Adjustment
Having your baby adjusted is beneficial to your baby's health. The adjustment can help with colic, breastfeeding issues, earaches, and more! In this video, Dr. Alex Jeffrey will walk you through an infant adjustment and explain more benefits.
Family Chiropractic Care
Keep everyone in your family healthy by getting adjusted. From birth, learning to walk, sports, computers and technology, even daily habits can cause spinal subluxations. Watch Dr. Gary Shoemaker explain the benefits of family chiropractic care.
Auto Insurance Reform and Your Chiropractic
There have been changes in your insurance policy that could affect you from getting quality chiropractic care. Watch Dr. Gary Shoemaker explain these changes.
Lifestyle Changes for a Stronger Immune System
What habits should you create to strengthen your immune system? In this video, Dr. Gary Shoemaker talks about the importance of drinking water, reducing sugars, lowering your stress, and getting more rest.
Calcium Intake Vs. Uptake
So you started taking a calcium supplement, how do you know if your body absorbing it? Watch Dr. Gary Shoemaker talk about how the body absorbs calcium and why it is important your calcium should be pharmaceutical-grade
Medications Depleting Your Nutrition
Medication can deplete the nutrients in your body. Watch Dr. Gary Shoemaker explain how this can happen, also read our "Nutrient Depletion Evaluation Sheet" below for more details.
Strengthening Your Immune System
Strengthening your immune system has been a hot topic these days. Watch Dr. Gary Shoemaker explain how chiropractic supplements and pharmaceutical-grade supplements can help build immunity.
Battling Cold and Flu Season Naturally
Battling colds and flus can be difficult, in this video Dr. Gary Shoemaker gives you tips on how to reduce your symptoms and get better fast!
Helping You Through The Allergy Season
Coughing, sneezing, and dealing with a running nose during allergy session can prevent you from daily activities. In this video, Dr. Gary Shoemaker gives you five tips hoe to reduce your allergy symptoms.
5 Keys to Boosting Your Health and Vitality
In this video, Dr. Gary Shoemaker talks about the importance of maintaining the human spine and how it can affect your body.
The River of Life
Your nervous system is similar to a river; it flows freely when in motion but can "freeze" when you have a subluxation. In this video, Dr. Gary Shoemaker will explain the importance of chiropractic adjustments and how they can remove subluxations.
The Safety Pin and Spinal Subluxations
The top of the safety pin represents the head, and the rest represents the body. The nervous system flows uninterrupted unless there is a subluxation - such as an open clasp. Learn more by watching our video below!
Getting the Most Out Of Your Adjustment
While getting chiropractic adjustments on a regular basis, here are suggestions you can do at home to help you support your care. Watch Dr. Gary Shoemaker walk you through those suggestions in our video blow!
Good Health On a Dime
Did you know a weight of a dime can reduce your nerve flow throughout your body? Learn how such a small amount of pressure can interrupt your nervous system from communicating with the rest of your body in our video below.
Chiropractic Improving Digestive
Did you now chiropractic adjustments can help you improve your digestive system? Watch Dr. Gary Shoemaker in the video below to learn how chiropractic care can help your digestive health.
TMJ (Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction) occurs when the small disc in your jaw moves and can get pined over to one side. Learn how chiropractic adjustments can center that disc and relieve you from pain.
Chiropractic and Plantar Fasciitis
Plantar fasciitis is one of the most common causes of heel pain. It involves inflammation of a thick band of tissue that runs across the bottom of each foot and connects the heel bone to the toes (plantar fascia). Learn how chiropractic adjustments can reduce this pain and allow the foot to heal.
Kids Need Adjustments Too!
Kids need adjustments too! Sorts, tach neck, and daily routines can cause misalignments in our children's spines. Learn about the benefits of chiropractic care in our video below.
Adjusting Knee Pain
Tired of dealing with knee pain? Chiropractic care can help reduce your pain and get you back to your normal routine. Learn more in our video below.