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What are the signs of a disc herniation in the neck?

Disc herniations are one of the more difficult conditions to diagnose and treat in the Chiropractic practice. Disc herniations in the neck occur primarily in younger persons as the disc tends to dry out later in life and have less … Continue reading

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Can Chiropractic treatment help treat scoliosis?

Chiropractic treatment is effective at increasing the flexibility of the spine by freeing movement at each spinal level making scoliosis less likely to progress. Adjustments of the cervical spine may influence the the righting reflex of the neck joints and … Continue reading

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Shoulder laxity and pain. Chiropractic topics

Shoulder pain is one of the most common conditions outside of neck and back pain treated by Chiropractors. Some people are naturally predisposed to laxity or increased movement of the shoulder joint. Some sports which stress shoulder movement may also … Continue reading

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Causes of hip and back pain in Chiropractic

Lower back pain is one of the most common complaints of patients consulting a Chiropractor. The sacro-iliac joints are the joints between the sacrum (tail bone) and hips. The ligaments of the sacro-iliac joints are very strong but allow some … Continue reading

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The SI Joints and back pain

It has been estimated that around 40% of patients who consult a Chiropractor for lower back pain have some involvement of the SI joints. The SI joints are strong joints which transmit the weight of the upper body into the … Continue reading

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