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Scoliosis and Chiropractic

Scoliosis is a sideways curvature to the spine. Many patients who consult a Chiropractor are concerned that their spine is not straight. Scoliosis may be the result of structural and be the result of difference is formation of the vertebrae. … Continue reading

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More on the disc and back pain, Chiropractic topics

Disc herniations are estimated to account for about 30-40% of cases of back pain seen by Chiropractors. Disc problems can cause bouts of intense lower back pain but also may cause long term degenerative changes in the spine. A disc … Continue reading

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Nighttime Back pain and Chiropractic

Many patients who consult a Chiropractor complain of lower back pain that awakens them at night. When a person lies down the normal curves of the spine flatten which in effect lengthens the spine. The lengthening of the spine in … Continue reading

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What is Chiropractic?

Chiropractic care is manual therapy that focuses on the biomechanical function of the spinal joints and the joints of the extremities. Biomechanical dysfunction of the joints can effect the entire nervous system and effect strength, coordination, and balance. Chiropractic care … Continue reading

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