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Causes of sciatica

Sciatica is a term that describes pain running down the back of the leg. Several parts of the back may be the cause of the pain. Sciatica that travels below the knee is often more associated with disc problems and … Continue reading

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Back and leg pain caused by stenosis: Chiropractic treatments

Stenosis is a condition of the lower back that may cause pain in both the leg and back. Stenosis refers to narrowing of the nerve space and the resulting impingement of the nerves. The narrowing may be due to scar … Continue reading

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Chest and midback pain, Part 2: Chiropractic topics

Costochondritis is a condition that causes pain in the front of the chest. This condition effects the middle ribs close to the sternum. Usually this condition produces pain on both sides of the chest. The cause is often difficult to … Continue reading

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Causes of Sciatica

Pain that travels down the back of the leg is called sciatica whether or not it is associated with pain in the lower back. Sciatica can travel all the way to the foot or toes. On the other hand sciatica … Continue reading

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Sciatica can be a pain in the butt: Chiropractic topics.

Sciatica is a term that encompasses pain that travels down the leg from several sources. Disc herniation is one condition that may produce sciatica due to irritation of the nerves in the lower part of the spine. Other conditions of … Continue reading

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