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Headaches, Chiropractic and the neck

Some types of headaches are caused by the neck. These are often referred to as cervico-genic headaches. This type of headache is often responsive to Chiropractic treatment. Headaches that originated from the neck are also known as common migraines (or … Continue reading

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Lower back pain and Chiropractic

Lower back pain is the most common condition that causes people to seek Chiropractic care. Lower back pain is a condition that often causes referred pain into the leg and back. The deeper the source of the pain in the … Continue reading

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Chiropractic and joint health

Chiropractic adjustments are intended to maintain health joint motion. Motion of the joints is essential to maintaining the health of the joint surfaces and connective tissues. Adhesions are scar tissue like tissues that limit the motion of the joints. Adhesions … Continue reading

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Chiropractic Back Pain Treatments

Traction is a common technique for the treatment of lower back pain by Chiropractors. Traction (in theory) reduces pressure on the disc and reduces the effects of disc herniation. The commonly used Chiropractic technique of lumbar traction (lumbar flexion distraction) … Continue reading

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The spine and Chiropractic

The spine is composed of 26 vertebrae as well as supporting muscles, ligaments and nerves. The spine functions ask a flexible framework to support the body and as an attachment for the muscles. The spine also protects the nerves and … Continue reading

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