Sleeping when you are suffering with chronic pain can be a challenge. Try these seven sleeping tips to make sleeping come more naturally.
Understanding Bone Spurs and What Can Be Done When They Cause Pain
Understanding Bone Spurs and What Can Be Done When They Cause Pain January 30, 2017 Spinal bone spurs, also known as osteophytes, are common and some people don’t even know they have one. But for others, these bony overgrowths can cause real problems. According Dr. Praveen Kadimcherla , who is a board-certified orthopedic spine surgeon at Atlantic Spine Center, “spinal bone spurs aren’t really shaped like spurs. They’re actually smooth and don’t protrude much.” Spinal bone spurs develop as the body’s response to injury to the bone, which can be the result of a traumatic event or simply from aging “The regular wear and tear of living and also damaging effects from osteoarthritis gradually degrades the…
3 Tips to Aid Your Recovery from Lower Back Surgery
Small changes can make a big difference when it comes to recovering from lower back surgery.
Self Chiropractic: What more can a Chiropractor do?
Lots of people do it, but what is the difference between clicking your own neck and getting a Chiropractor to do it?
What to Expect at the First Chiropractic Consultation
During the first chiropractic consultation, the chiropractor will complete a thorough chiropractic exam the of back pain and other symptoms in about 45 minutes, and then advise treatment.
What are the Risks of Chiropractic vs Benefits?
Chiropractors have the lowest malpractice insurance rates of any doctor. The risks are minimal, but you want to choose a chiropractor with experience.
Why Chiropractic is the Best Solution for Sciatica Pain
Sciatica pain is often so debilitating that it forces people to miss work and other normal activities. Of all patients with low-back pain, sciatica patients have the highest level of disability (1). In fact, patients with sciatica are disabled for an average of 72 days according to Norwegian public-health records. Fortunately, a recent study offers [...]
How Chiropractic Helps Trigger Finger
Stenosing tenosynovitis, also known as “trigger finger,” is a repetitive strain injury that is one of the most common injuries in the workplace. It is marked by one finger or thumb that is stuck in a bent position and pops or snaps when straightened. It is caused by an inflamed or irritated flexor tendon. AsRead More
Why You Should Get Physical Therapy First
What does a physical therapist do, and how can they help you? Here's why you should get physical therapy first. 1. Feel better, sooner 2. Save money 3. Get b...
What Are “Manual Therapies” and How Are They Used? |
Manual therapies have been used to treat musculoskeletal disorders for thousands of years. Practitioners around the world—in countries with many different cultural influences and diverse medical traditions—have used their hands to manipulate various parts of the body to stimulate healing. “Manual” literally means “by hand.” Thus, manual therapies consist of healing techniques that use the hands. There are more than two dozen techniques used worldwide. Among the most commonly known are acupressure, chiropractic, massage therapy, physiotherapy, reflexology, Rolfing and shiatsu.... Read More Read More