June is Scoliosis Awareness Month, a time for patients and their friends and family to learn more about this spinal condition. One of the best things you can do during Scoliosis Awareness Month is to visit the doctor to have lingering back pain symptoms checked out. It’s possible that you have undiagnosed spinal curvature problems. […]
You may know that you have a back problem plaguing you, but you may not know exactly what is wrong. There are countless problems that can happen with the back and spine. However, there are very common issues we see all the time in-office and specific treatments to help with those back problems. Here are […]
Over 31 million people in the United States experience back pain on a regular basis. Back pain may not seem like a big deal to many, but it is actually the most common reason that people miss work each year. For those with back pain, it can be completely debilitating, making even daily tasks difficult […]
Many people would love to have a stronger back and core. Not only does it look good, but it’s very good for your health. Your back is the center of your body and the core strength for the body. It upholds all the limbs and ensures that your central nervous system stays intact. However, many […]
Did you know that more people suffer from some form of back pain compared to other types of pain? Over 31 million Americans have chronic back pain that interferes with daily life. This can happen due to exercise, injuries, posture, pregnancy, and even from your back slowly getting out of line over time. The reasons […]
As many as an estimated 80% of North Americans are affected by back pain at one time or another. In fact, back pain is the second most common reported reason for medical visits. Common treatments include the use of medications and physical therapy. When these methods, considered conservative, are unsuccessful in treating back pain, surgery […]
Spinal decompression is a NASA-discovered method to fix back pain that does not require surgery or other invasive procedures. It is a non-invasive, non-surgical treatment. Some back problems relate to spinal disc injuries, like disc herniations or disc deterioration, that occur for many different reasons. A doctor may use a technique called spinal decompression in […]
Many people today struggle with Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS). Chiropractic can be very effective at treating Carpal Tunnel Syndrome pain with chiropractic manipulations and/or other therapies. There are also many cases where people believe they have Carpal Tunnel when what they actually are dealing with is Carpal Tunnel-like symptoms caused by an impingement of either the cervical […]
Migraines are defined as headaches that usually affect one side of the head and are often associated with nausea, vomiting, photophobia (increased sensitivity to light), and occasionally phono phobia (increased sensitivity to sound). There are usually a couple different reasons for migraines...
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