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Harvey Lillard and the Birth of Chiropractic

  This month, chiropractic turns 125 years old! The story of D.D. Palmer delivering the first ever chiropractic adjustment is documented in his book “The Chiropractor’s Adjuster” published in 1910. The recipient of that first adjustment was a man named Harvey Lillard, a janitor who cleaned the building where D.D. Palmer’s office was located on the fourth floor. Harvey Lillard suffered from hearing loss after an incident 17 years prior when he was in a cramped, stooping position and felt something pop in his spine. He immediately noticed the hearing loss and sought out the advice of many doctors over the years. None of these doctors were able…

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COVID-19 chaos and how impACT Chiropractic can help!

Hey Friends, There’s so much information coming at us about COVID-19 and it can be scary. We know that the best thing to do right now is to make sure we’re all taking great care of each other and ourselves. Most importantly, taking care of our immune systems so that if you do come into contact with the virus, your body can fight it quickly! Here’s a quick list of things you can do to boost your immunity: GET ADJUSTED! 👐 We will continue business as usual over the coming weeks because we know how important a strong immune system is to fight ANY virus your body comes in contact…

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No More Numbness! Meet Audrey

We’ve got another AWESOME success story for you! Audrey came to us feeling just miserable. She had extreme pain in her back, neck, and legs. Her legs and feet would go numb, making it difficult for her to walk or just do ordinary tasks during the day. The pain and numbness also made sleeping difficult too. She had her initial evaluation and was impressed with the thorough examination and personalized care plan directed to her specific needs. She says, “Dr. Turner made me feel welcomed and confident that I was in the right place!” Since she’s been in regular chiropractic care at impACT Chiropractic, she can now walk…

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On her way to better health! Meet Dolores!

Before starting care at impACT Chiropractic, Dolores was experiencing a number of symptoms that left her feeling off and drained of energy. She suffered from daily headaches and a stiff neck that limited her mobility. She lived with constant neck and shoulder pain and severe pain in the lumbar region of her back that would radiate to her legs and hips. Dolores suffers from GERD and was on three Zantac per day and still experienced breakthrough reflux. Dolores was also concerned about a loss of feeling in the entire top of her left foot. In the six months Dolores has been under chiropractic care, she’s had a number…

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Crossfit in her 60s! Meet Phyllis!

When she relocated from PA to the Myrtle Beach area, Phyllis knew she wanted to find a chiropractor in the area. A very active person, she got busy with her physical training and daily life until a nagging, persistent headache hit. Her headache was impacting her workouts and her day-to-day life. “Little did I know how much chiropractic care has enabled me to progress and get stronger and more mobile,” she says. Her Crossfit coach referred her to Dr. Turner at impACT Chiropractic for an evaluation. During her initial evaluation, Dr. Turner explained the findings from the diagnostic testing and what could be done to improve her spinal…

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24 Years of Migraines GONE for this Mom! Meet Gina!

As a lifelong sufferer of migraine headaches, I started chiropractic care 24 years ago as an alternative to other types of treatment such as pain meds or Botox injections. My family and I believe in living a natural lifestyle, eating clean, being active and avoiding unnecessary toxins. After I had been in chiropractic care (with a different chiropractor) for many years, something changed about three years ago. I began to experience migraines every 24 to 48 hours. With the simplest activity or smallest movement, my cervical vertebrae would come out of alignment. In order to correct my cervical issues, a specialist recommended a spinal fusion surgery which would…

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