Coping with Back Pain

Coping with Back Pain

The back muscles are attached to the spine. The spine consists of bones called vertebrae. The vertebrae are joined together by the facet joints. Softer disks separate the vertebrae. They allow the spine to bend and flex. They also act as cushion in between the vertebrae and absorb shock and vibration produced by walking and running. Nerves connecting the…

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Will Surgery Help My Back Pain?

Will Surgery Help My Back Pain

Everyone experiences back pain at some time in their life.  In fact, it is in the top three complaints that people bring to the doctor’s office. In most cases there is soft tissue inflammation, muscle spasms, or degenerative arthritis.  These respond well to conservative treatments such as anti-inflammatory medicines, stretches, and chiropractic manipulative therapy.  Physical modalities such as heat…

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The Heat is On for This Natural Back Pain Relief

The Heat is On for This Natural Back Pain Relief

Natural pain relief comes in many forms. Some of it are acupuncture, relaxation techniques, hypnosis, massage, reflexology, chiropractic manipulations and a lot more. These methods are quite popular nowadays as they have proven to be effective and have less side effects compared to medicines with chemicals and other unknown artificial ingredients.  Some of the more widely known natural and…

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Why Chiropractic is a Good Idea

Why chiropractic is a good idea

You’ve probably heard about chiropractors, chiropractic therapy, or even chiropractic treatment while watching a sports news about your favorite athlete getting therapy because of an injury. It’s not uncommon since chiropractic treatment is commonly associated with sports. If you’re thinking that you don’t need it since you don’t do sports, think again. Chiropractic medicine are not isolated to the…

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