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Lower back pain prevention and Chiropractic

Chiropractic care for lower back pain is most effective in combination with therapeutic exercise. Lower impact exercises such as walking or sitting on a gym ball are beneficial even in the initial stages of an episode of lower back pain. … 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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Chiropractic care for whiplash

Chiropractors provide the majority of care for persons suffering from neck and back pain due to whiplash. Chiropractors have always focused primarily on the spine which is unique among health care providers. Chiropractic adjustments are especially effective in reducing spinal … 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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