Activator Institute VT Virtual Training

Activator Methods International recently released the Activator Institute VT or Virtual Training through Lightspeed. I was given an opportunity to explore the virtual training in preparation for instructing at the upcoming Toronto Activator seminar in November 2019. Here are some screenshots of the Activator Institute VT course:   I greatly enjoyed the videos to demonstrate [...]

Activator Institute VT Virtual Training2021-11-23T13:52:57-05:00

Beneficial Effects of Activator on Osteoarthritis Research

Beneficial effects of Activator Chiropractic Instrument in a Rabbit Model of Osteoarthritis - Research Review and Excerpts   This is a review and excerpts of a 2020 research study from  Scientific Reports on the improvement in Osteoarthritis measures in  rabbits with the use of an Activator instrument, specifically an Activator V, which we use in [...]

Beneficial Effects of Activator on Osteoarthritis Research2020-08-31T16:37:16-04:00

TMJ adjusting

Chiropractors are able to adjust many joints in the body, including the temporomandibular joint (TMJ) or jaw. Some patients wait for a jaw injury to occur, or a TMD (temporomandibular disorder), before seeking help. Other times Chiropractors notice improper jaw functioning and reflexes while testing the body as a whole. What is TMD? Temporomandibular disorders [...]

TMJ adjusting2021-07-14T06:57:23-04:00

The Making of an Activator Instrument

I recently received this video from Activator Methods and enjoyed watching the process of making an Activator instrument. I was sharing this was some patients and thought that more people would enjoy it. Here is the video below titled the Life of an Activator: The instruments can have 4 different force levels (from 9 lbs [...]

The Making of an Activator Instrument2019-07-24T15:10:05-04:00

Activator Methods Chiropractic Technique

Activator Methods Chiropractic Technique The Activator is a handheld instrument that a Chiropractor uses to deliver a specific adjustment to the spine and nerve system. Our Caledonia Chiropractor uses this Chiropractic technique system to specifically adjust the spine and nervous system with the intent to: encourage proper spinal function remove the interference on the nerve [...]

Activator Methods Chiropractic Technique2021-07-25T21:31:36-04:00

Resolution Of Neck Pain, Numbness, And Frozen Shoulder With Activator Chiropractic Care

This case study is of a 67 year old man who was suffering with neck pain, arm numbness, and a frozen shoulder (adhesive capsulitis).  The neck pain and right arm numbness had been there for 2 years and the left shoulder had been frozen for 20 years.  This Chiropractic patient regained full shoulder motion and [...]

Resolution Of Neck Pain, Numbness, And Frozen Shoulder With Activator Chiropractic Care2021-07-25T21:26:57-04:00