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Causes of sciatica

Sciatica is a term that describes pain running down the back of the leg. Several parts of the back may be the cause of the pain. Sciatica that travels below the knee is often more associated with disc problems and … Continue reading

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Causes of Numbness

Persons who are experiencing numbness or tingling usually have involvement of the nerves. The list of possible causes of numbness is extensive. One of the most common causes of numbness is diabetes related numbness. In the Chiropractic setting numbness is … Continue reading

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Arm numbness and tingling-Chiropractic treatment

Thoracic outlet syndrome is a common condition in which numbness and tingling is felt down the arm. The condition is often made worse by working with the arms over the head or extended sitting with the arms raised in the … Continue reading

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Injuries of the Hips in Sports and Chiropractic

The most common injury to the buttocks in sports is from a direct blow such as from a knee or elbow. Usually the skin is not injured due to being padded by the muscle and fat below. The gluteal muscles … Continue reading

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Carpal tunnel syndrome and Pregnancy: Chiropractic topics

Carpal tunnel is a condition commonly seen by Chiropractors. The nerve that is impinged in carpal tunnel is called the Median nerve. The Median nerve originates from the lower part of the neck and ends in the hand. The Median … Continue reading

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