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Fibromyalgia and Lower Back Pain, Chiropractic Topics

Fibromyalgia is a condition associated with pain in the muscles, tendons and ligaments. Fibromyalgia in the lower back typically causes pain in a symetrical pattern in the back (meaning the pain is usually felt on both sides of the back). … 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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Sciatica and lower back pain, Chiropractic treatments

Sciatica is one of the more common symptoms associated with lower back pain treated by Chiropractors. Sciatic pain is generally felt down and back of the leg and may extend past the knee to the foot. One key feature of … Continue reading

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MRI and Back Pain

The current recommendations for back pain are to undergo one month of conservative care including Chiropractic, therapy and exercise before seeking further imagine via MRI. MRI is especially valuable in imaging the disc and can rule out such conditions as … Continue reading

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Back Spasms and Chiropractic

Back pain and the muscle spasms that accompany episodes of back pain are among the most common conditions treated by Chiropractors. All of the three main causes of back pain may cause the back to go into spasms. The three … Continue reading

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