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Back and leg pain caused by stenosis: Chiropractic treatments

Stenosis is a condition of the lower back that may cause pain in both the leg and back. Stenosis refers to narrowing of the nerve space and the resulting impingement of the nerves. The narrowing may be due to scar … Continue reading

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Hip Bursitis, Chiropractic topics

Bursitis is a common cause of pain in the hip. Pain on the side of the hip may be the result of bursitis (trochanteric bursitis). This type of pain is usually localized to the side of the hip and may … Continue reading

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Causes of hip and back pain in Chiropractic

Lower back pain is one of the most common complaints of patients consulting a Chiropractor. The sacro-iliac joints are the joints between the sacrum (tail bone) and hips. The ligaments of the sacro-iliac joints are very strong but allow some … Continue reading

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The SI Joints and back pain

It has been estimated that around 40% of patients who consult a Chiropractor for lower back pain have some involvement of the SI joints. The SI joints are strong joints which transmit the weight of the upper body into the … Continue reading

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Causes of Sciatica

Pain that travels down the back of the leg is called sciatica whether or not it is associated with pain in the lower back. Sciatica can travel all the way to the foot or toes. On the other hand sciatica … Continue reading

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