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Lower back Pain, Sciatica and Chiropractic

Sciatica refers to pain that travels down the back of the leg. Most often sciatic results from irritation of the nerve roots in the lower back. The discs are the most common culprit that is responsible for irritating the nerve … Continue reading

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Do I need X Rays for my Back pain? Chiropractic Topics

X rays are used primarily for imagining of the bones. For back pain that appears related to the joints or the disc, x rays generally aren’t needed for the first 3-4 weeks of Chiropractic care. For people who have had … Continue reading

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Pins and Needles, Chiropractic topics

Complaints of numbness, tingling and pins/needles are not uncommon complaints that cause a person to consult a Chiropractor. Numbness and tingling are usually the result of a disease (diabetes), lack of blood supply or injury to the nerves. Trauma or … Continue reading

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Chiropractic and Sports injuries

Most people think of Chiropractic care only for neck and back pain. Chiropractic techniques are also very helpful in adjustments for the foot, shoulder, knee, elbow, jaw and wrist. Myofascial release techniques are especially helpful in chronic overuse injuries seen … Continue reading

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Chiropractic, Neck Pain and Headaches

Neck pain and headaches are some of the most common conditions that are treated in the Chiropractic office. Recurrent cervical headaches are known to be related to several factors. First is postural. A forward head carriage which is accentuated by … Continue reading

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