Monthly Archives: January 2012

Whiplash symptoms and Chiropractic care

Whiplash often presents with a confusing array of symptoms. Such symptoms as headaches, arm pain, weakness and Carpal tunnel syndrome are not uncommon. Chiropractors are among the leading providers treating whiplash in the United States. Carpal tunnel syndrome is often … Continue reading

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Whiplash and Chiropractic

Whiplash is the common term for most all injuries to the neck and back originating from car accidents. Chiropractors provide most of the care for whiplash sufferers in the US. The term whiplash was coined early in the 20th century … Continue reading

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Pain patterns in Lower back disc herniations, Chiropractic topics

Disc herniations are estimated to be involved in just under half of cases of lower back pain treated by Chiropractors. The pain caused by a herniated disc (slipped disc) varies widely in located and intensity. Sciatica is a common symptom … Continue reading

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Tender nodules in the Back and Chiropractic treatment

The lower back is frequently the site of small fat nodules in the skin that are referred to as lipomas. These are normal and non cancerous tumors that are very common. The nodules can be pain sensitive and even refer … Continue reading

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The nerves and Chiropractic

The skin of the human body is arranged in sensory areas called dermatomes. A dermatome is a sensory area supplied by one set of spinal nerves. An example that Chiropractors deal with regularly is the spinal dermatomes of the lower … Continue reading

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