Category Archives : Back Pain

Chiropractors and Chiropractic Care

The American Chiropractic Association reports that chiropractors are “doctors of chiropractic care educated as primary-contact health care providers”. Their training focuses on the health of the musculoskeletal system and healing problems with the back and spine using natural methods instead of surgery or narcotics. Find out what the most common treatments are that chiropractors use, […...

Types of Spinal Disc Problems that Cause Back Pain

Spinal disc problems are one of the most common sources of back pain. The human body is made up of 33 bones that are known as the “vertebrae”. These are separated by spinal discs, nerves, and various other tissues to allow smooth movements with your back. There are 23 spinal discs total in your back, […]

Chiropractic Care for Bulging and Herniated Discs

Chiropractic care is a natural healing therapy that focuses on the health of the musculoskeletal system. You have rubbery discs between your spinal bones that can sometimes rupture or slip. This causes the soft jelly-like cushion to get pushed out of place, which is known as a herniated disc. This condition can be incredibly painful, […]

Help for Chronic Conditions with Chiropractic Care

When you’re in chronic pain, it can be hard to perform any task. For some, it may even be hard to get out of bed. There are many common chronic conditions and health problems that can be helped with chiropractic care. Those include chronic pain, arthritis, migraine headaches, sports injuries, sciatica, neck pain, neuropathy and […]

Building a Stronger Back

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 […]

Are Trigger Points Bothering You?

Trigger points are becoming more common as people become more active. These are tight bands of muscles that you can feel as a knot in your back, neck and elsewhere in the body. Instead of simply being a knot, however, trigger points can cause muscle weakness, decreased blood flow and other negative health effects. Find […]

Avoid Surgery with Spinal Rehabilitation

Spinal rehabilitation combines the best of western medicine, physical therapy, and chiropractic, and incorporates rehabilitation equipment not found elsewhere in the state of Colorado. With it, we are able to treat serious spine-related problems such as scoliosis or disc lesions, or simply lower back pain. Our spinal rehabilitation program can eliminate the need for surgery […]

Is There a Danger in Being Too Flexible?

What is hypermobility? Is it really possible to be too flexible? Flexibility is defined as the range of motion of your joints and the elasticity of your muscles and connective tissues. Muscles and connective tissues are malleable and can lengthen and become more flexible when you stretch regularly. Hypermobility is when joints easily move beyond […]

How Can Joint Injections Treat Your Chronic Pain?

Joint injections are a common treatment method for helping relieve chronic pain safely and efficiently.  Pain that emanates from your joints, nerves, spine, and muscles can suddenly make everything difficult. Our team at Spine Correction Center of the Rockies can relieve your pain and restore your mobility in a matter of hours with our anti-inflammatory […]

Why Does My Upper Back Hurt?

Because your spine has such an intricate structure, it’s one of the most common places for an injury or illness to cause pain. If your upper back hurts but you’re not sure why, consider some common (and not so common) reasons for your pain as outlined by Spine-Health.com. Common Reasons Why Your Upper Back Hurts […]