Tag Archives: back pain

Muscle injuries and Chiropractic

Many sports and work injuries involve the tearing of muscles. Usually the rupture of a muscle is felt as a tearing sensation. Swelling and tenderness at the area of the rupture occurs withing hours. Bruising usually takes about 24 hours … Continue reading

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Sneezing, Back Pain and Chiropractic

Many people who consult a Chiropractor for back pain report that their back pain resulted from sneezing. Sneezing increase the pressure on the discs of the lower back and can cause injury to the discs. The discs of the lower … Continue reading

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Back Spasms and Chiropractic

One of the most common symptoms of lower back pain is spasm in the muscles of the back. Often muscle spasms in the back can cause a curve in the back (functional scoliosis) which is often called an antalgic lean. … Continue reading

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ACL Tears, Meniscus: Knee Pain and Chiropractic

This is part four of Chiropractic and knee pain series. ACL tears are one of the most common injuries to the knee is sports. Most frequently a tear to the ACL occurrs as a sequel to tears of the medial … Continue reading

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The Knee and Chiropractic Care

The knee is a complex joint that is the frequently the site of pain from traumatic injury and overuse conditions. Many overuse conditions are able to be treated effectively with Chiropractic care (including myofascial release techniques). One of the conditions … Continue reading

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