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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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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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Trigger points, whiplash and neck pain. Chiropractic treatments

Whiplash and neck injuries in sports often cause extreme stress and stretch on the muscles which may have long lasting effects. Often overstretched or strained muscles can cause reduced range of motion, painful trigger points and weakness. In the neck … Continue reading

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