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The Knee-Sports and Chiropractic

The knee is one of the most commonly injured joints in the body. The unique design of the knee makes is susceptible to trauma from external forces. Chiropractic treatments are effective treatment for many conditions of the knee especially for … Continue reading

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Pain in the side of the Knee and Chiropractic

Pain in the side of the knee is common condition in Chiropractic practice. The IT band is a muscle in the side of the thigh that acts to stabilize the knee while it is fully extended. The IT band is … Continue reading

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Meniscus tears and Chiropractic

The meniscus is a fibrocartilage disc in the knee that acts to stabilize the knee. The medial meniscus is in the middle of the knee and is attached to the medial collateral ligament. The meniscus is often the site of … Continue reading

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The Knee and Chiropractic

The knee is a complex joint that can be the cause of injuries both from external forces and overuse. Chiropractic techniques such as myofascial release are often very helpfull in certain conditions of the knee especially tendinitis related conditions (such … Continue reading

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Tightness in the knee: Chiropractic and the knee series

This is a continuation of the series on knee pain and Chiropractic. Restricted motion at the knee is a common complaint. Restricted motion may be the result of swelling of the joint, loose bodies in the joint, or tight musculature. … Continue reading

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