Monthly Archives: September 2011

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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Back pains, strains and Chiropractic

Back pain is the most common condition causing a consultation to a Chiropractor. Sprains of the joints of the lower back are common. Typically the ligaments of the lower back are the most involved in a sprain of the lumbar … Continue reading

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Lower back pain and Chiropractic

The discs of the lower back are estimated to account for about 40% of the cases of lower back pain seen by a Chiropractor. Of the disc problems, herniation is the most severe. Disc herniation or protrusion is an extension … Continue reading

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More on Chiropractic and the Shoulder

Chiropractic care is often a highly effective alternative for shoulder pain. A combination of Chiropractic manipulation of the shoulder with myofascial release techniques and specialized exercises is often a successfull treatment. Many people worry that their shoulder pain is due … Continue reading

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