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Signs of serious back pain and Chiropractic treatment

The effectiveness of Chiropractic care for lower back pain is well known. Chiropractic adjustments are particularly effective in the treatment of sacro-iliac joint pain as well as pain due to locking of the joints of the lower back (facet joints). … Continue reading

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What are the signs of a disc problem in the back?

It has been estimated about a third of cases of lower back pain are due to disc problems. One of the key signs of a disc problem is pain that travels below the knee. Pain that travels below the knee … Continue reading

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Lower back pain and the S-I joints

One of the most common presentations of lower back pain is the scenario of sharp pain in the back after straightening from a stooped position. The S-I joints are known to be susceptible to acute episodes of back pain with … Continue reading

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Causes of pain: Muscles and nerves

Pain is often difficult to localize and describe. Pain originating in the deep structures of the body such as the muscles and spine is often hard to accurately localize. Muscular pain may have a lag time of minutes to hours … Continue reading

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Dizziness following whiplash or sports injury

Dizziness is a common complaint seen in the Chiropractic office. Dizziness can also result from injuries in contact sports or whiplash injury. Injury to the muscles of the neck is one cause of vertigo. Overstretch or strain of the muscles … Continue reading

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