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Sports injury and the knee. The MCL. Chiropractic topics

One of the more common injuries of the knee in sports is an injury to the medial collateral ligament or MCL. A ligament is a fibrous structure that prevents extreme motion in the joints. In the case of the knee … 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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Knee injuries and Chiropractic Part 2

Chiropractic care is an important part of conservative management of knee injuries. Several key factors in the nature of the injury can suggest the type of problem. If swelling follows the injury it may be the result of blood inside … Continue reading

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