Sometimes the answer to pain relief isn’t to dose yourself up on pills (although for many, that is the easiest and yes, most effective, option). Similar to the way massage can help relieve sore muscles and improve flexibility, chiropractic decompression is an option for relief when it comes to back pain. What Exactly Is Chiropractic… Continue reading Spinal Maintenance OR Chiropractic Decompression
A large percentage of the population of the United States will experience a significant episode of lower back pain before the age of 40. Significant lower back pain is defined as more than the mild soreness one gets after physical activity like gardening or vacuuming the house. Low back pain of significance is a very… Continue reading What to Do About Ongoing Chronic Low Back Pain
If you want to choose a chiropractor, you can follow the steps given in this article. The experience of the professional is not the only factor that you may want to consider when making this selection. By following the tips given in this article, you can choose a chiropractor that can best fit your needs… Continue reading Tips to Choose a Good Chiropractor
“If I do almost anything, I’m afraid my back will go out”. This is the statement I heard the first time I met with Michael. It is also a statement I’ve heard many times in my 34 years of chiropractic practice. Michael was a 30-year-old married patient with two young children. In the past year… Continue reading I Am Afraid My Back Will Go Out
Among many types of elements people using to fight back pain, Methylsulfonylmethane or MSM is one of the most popular ones being used. Classified as an organic sulfur compound, MSM is naturally derived during the rain cycle. MSM’s sulfur content is a very important component and beneficial in different bodily functions. Our body’s energy will… Continue reading MSM Power: Saving People Suffering From Back Pain
The prospect of undergoing an MRI scan can be extremely daunting. In addition to the fact that a scan could mean that there may actually be something amiss in your body, the thought of lying alone in a noisy, confined space is a frightening prospect for many. Like many medical contraptions, an MRI is something… Continue reading Can MRIs Reveal Back Pain?
It is the “Roll” that makes it a “Neck Pillow”. A neck pillow is simply a regular pillow that gives your neck the needed support. Some other common names are a Chiropractic Pillow, Cervical Pillow, and an Orthopedic Pillow. It is often called Chiropractic pillow because Chiropactors are all about spinal alignment. It’s called a… Continue reading What Is The Neck Roll Of A Pillow?
According to the study carried out by world health organization (WHO), pain in the lower and upper back is the major cause of disability for persons under the age of 45 in the world. Many people are spending billions of money looking for solutions to aching backs. On a daily basis, many people experiencing severe… Continue reading How To Overcome Irreversible Back Pain?
The spinal discs are a unique structure. They are round(ish) in shape, with a flat top and bottom that attach securely to the vertebra above and below. The discs consist of 2 parts, a tough outer ring (anulus fibrosis) and a softer, fibrous inner component (nucleus pulposus). There are 23 spinal discs in our spinal… Continue reading Degenerative Disc Disease and Back Pain
Low back pain is worldwide one of the biggest reasons of loss of work. Increasing sedentary lifestyle, lack of exercise, lack of awareness about normal physiologic posture and obesity has remarkably increased the prevalence of troublesome back pain. Back pain at one point or another affects everyone. However, back pain that is significant enough to… Continue reading Lumbar Spondylosis and Sciatica – Two Poorly Understood Terms