Chiropractic care may ease back-related leg pain

Chiropractic care may ease back-related leg pain

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – People with leg pain related to back problems had more short-term relief if they received chiropractic care along with exercise and advice, rather than exercise and advice alone, a new study has found. Patients with back-related leg pain, such as sciatica, are usually treated with prescription medications, injections and surgery. ... Read More
 
Headaches and Chiropractic

Headaches and Chiropractic

If you have a headache, you’re not alone. Nine out of 10 Americans suffer from headaches. Some are occasional, some frequent, some are dull and throbbing, and some cause debilitating pain and nausea. What do you do when you suffer from a pounding headache? Do you grit your teeth and carry on? Lie down? Pop a ... Read More
 
How Chiropractic Care Helps Bone Injuries

How Chiropractic Care Helps Bone Injuries

Bone injuries can occur at a moment’s notice. It can be as mundane as stumbling over a curb, or as traumatic as getting into a severe car accident. No matter the cause of bone injuries, they are painful and can cause problems for people even years later if left untreated. Bones are what keep your ... Read More
 
Disc Degeneration

Disc Degeneration

Vertebrae are the bones of the spine, which interlock with soft discs between them. These discs act as shock-absorbers, protecting the spinal column from impact during movement, and also are responsible for the flexibility and mobility of the...
 
Headaches / Migraines

Headaches / Migraines

You’re sitting at your desk, working on a difficult task, when it suddenly feels like a band is squeezing the top of your head. These periodic headaches can occur with nausea and increased sensitivity to light or sound. Sometimes these...
 
Sciatica Nerve Pain

Sciatica Nerve Pain

Sciatica is a condition characterized by pain that results from an irritation of the sciatic nerve. Sciatica pain is typically felt from the low back to behind the thigh, and radiates down past the knee. The sciatic nerve is the...
 
Spinal Stenosis

Spinal Stenosis

Spinal Stenosis is a narrowing of the spinal canal, which places pressure upon the spinal cord. Stenosis that occurs in the upper part of the spinal cord is called cervical spinal stenosis, while stenosis that occurs in the lower part...