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The “Wear and Tear” theory of arthritis: Chiropractic

Osteoarthritis or arthritis refers to roughening of the joint surfaces, inflammation and point in the joints. In the spine the condition is often called spondylosis. Spondylosis means “vertebrae condition”. Spondylosis is the term applied to arthritis of the joints of … Continue reading

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More on the disc and back pain, Chiropractic topics

Disc herniations are estimated to account for about 30-40% of cases of back pain seen by Chiropractors. Disc problems can cause bouts of intense lower back pain but also may cause long term degenerative changes in the spine. A disc … Continue reading

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Neck Arthritis, Whiplash and Chiropractic

One of the most common conditions in the Chiropractic practice is degenerative changes of the joints of the neck. Arthritis or osteoarthritis is a condition in which the joints become enlarged and roughened. Osteoarthritis of the joints of the neck … Continue reading

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