Published: Tue, 25 Apr 2017 13:28:24 -0500
Thu, 20 Apr 2017 08:55:04 -0500If you have degenerative disc disease you know the pain it can cause. The areas where the degeneration occurs the pain can feel so intense you may wonder if you are simply broken.
Mon, 10 Apr 2017 08:34:49 -0500You bend over to brush your teeth and ouch - your back has "gone" and you end up in a world of pain. It hurts! But why does your back seem to "go" at the most basic of movements when other people's spines seem to be a lot more durable? Why are you so vulnerable to recurring lower back strain?
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 09:38:21 -0500Addiction is a brain ailment that is characterized by irrational engagement in satisfying stimuli despite of argumentative circumstances. Addiction is an ailment where the brain's Reward system malfunctions and only responds to persistently greater level of addictive stimulus like morphine, cocaine, etc. There are many varieties of addiction like alcoholism, gambling, sexual intercourse, etc.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 13:41:50 -0500Poor digestion, cardiovascular issues, varicose veins are some of the debilitating effects of having a poor posture. Know more of these effects in here.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 08:18:28 -0500With up to 80% of people suffering from back pain at some point during their lives, most of us are at some sort of risk of falling victim to spine ache! But who is the most likely to get it and why are some of us a higher risk that others?
Mon, 20 Mar 2017 07:09:30 -0500A chiropractic system is designed to enhance a chiropractic technique. Using a set of processes that are repeatable and methodical add to a more predictable outcomes for patients.
Thu, 16 Mar 2017 07:29:37 -0500Slipped disc better known as a herniated, protruded or prolapsed disc can be repaired, fixed and healed without surgery. Learn about the most effective non-surgical options your surgeon didn't tell you!
Mon, 06 Mar 2017 07:39:00 -0600Most people tend to feel concerned and apprehensive when experiencing back pain, especially those who are not used to dealing with pain. The reality, however, is that most causes of back pain are not sinister. In other words, as frustrating as the pain can be, most cases won't pose a dangerous risk to your health. But of course, there are instances where back pain can be an indicator of a serious problem...
Sun, 05 Mar 2017 21:45:04 -0600Body pains are becoming very common these days especially to those people whose jobs require constant walking, long hours of standing and heavy lifting of objects. And among the most common types of body pains is back pain. Young and old have their own stories to share about this ache that starts at the base of the skull and extends down to the back of the thighs.
Fri, 03 Mar 2017 13:45:12 -0600A herniated or slipped disc causes unbearably excruciating pain. The resultant agony can be quite unbearable! There are many ways to try and relieve pain. Complete bed rest, appropriate pain relief medication and controlled physiotherapy applied by a professional can all help in to control back pain to some degree. The effectiveness of these measures depends on the location and severity of the symptoms. Age can also be a factor.
Fri, 03 Mar 2017 07:40:05 -0600The great majority of individuals will not likely deal with what is called Piriformis Syndrome (also called PS). A general definition about PS from WebMD notes that it is: "an uncommon neuromuscular disorder that is caused when the piriformis muscle compresses the sciatic nerve... "
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 09:26:44 -0600Sciatic pain affects people of all ages, but it doesn't have to be a life sentence. Find out what's causing your pain and how to eliminate it permanently.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 10:34:45 -0600Spinal Stenosis is basically the narrowing of the spaces in the spine that further causes pressure on the spinal cord as well as nerves. It has been observed that nearly 75% of cases, mainly occur in the low back that requires lumbar spine treatment. The type of spinal stenosis treatments received for this problem may vary, as it totally depends on the location of the stenosis and the severity of your signs as well as symptoms.
Tue, 27 Dec 2016 13:29:39 -0600Lower back pain can result from various causes. Many people suffer from back pain from time to time. There can be many reasons responsible for causing lower back pain.
Thu, 17 Nov 2016 09:29:08 -0600Pain can be an agonising experience for human body. Pain that affects daily routine, work efficiency and emotional well-being of a person is of particularly great concern. Back pain is one such complex condition that has affected millions across the globe.
Wed, 09 Nov 2016 07:09:04 -0600Back pain is, sadly, one of humanity's great shared experiences.It's incredibly commonplace and although it may be rather more prevalent in some cultures than others, it's nevertheless found around the globe.
Mon, 07 Nov 2016 07:48:40 -0600Back pain is something which everyone suffer at least once in their life. It can be cause by muscle strain, tumor, herniated disc etc. Here are some natural remedies for back pain which can help you get rid of back pain
Fri, 04 Nov 2016 13:45:40 -0500Our back is an avascular structure, which means that it is without blood vessels. So the only way that one could facilitate flow of oxygen and nutrients to the back is by movement. It is for this reason that keeping fit is sometimes considered the best way to keep the spine healthy. You get some walk every day, and the back easily gets its nutrition. And if one is down with an ailing back, a chiropractor could facilitate movement in ways which is not otherwise possible.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 10:13:09 -0500The term "neck pillow" refers to a pillow that keep and improves your spinal alignment. Your cervical spine or neck should have a curvature of more than 30 degrees. Neck Pillow's help to maintain and improve that curvature.
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 09:57:39 -0500Not getting enough H20? You could be putting yourself at risk of a host of health problems...
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 08:04:35 -0500Cervical pain occurs in the neck when there is some type of abnormality or deviation in one or more discs that lie between the vertebrae in the cervical region of the spine. In the majority of cases, the symptoms are temporary and get resolved after a period of time and with proper, consistent non-surgical treatment. There are times, however, when the pain is a sign of infection or disease.
Tue, 11 Oct 2016 07:32:23 -0500The evidence is that lower back pain does not resolve itself when ignored. This article discusses how chronic lower back pain can and should be managed with periodic chiropractic supportive care.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 10:17:17 -0500What do you do when you have neck pain and need it gone fast. There's no time to get to go the doctor's, and you have a busy day at work, and a lot to do at home... Learn some easy to do's at home for your neck pain.
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 08:05:09 -0500With advancement in medical science, Physiotherapy has become a specialized field with very proper procedures in place. And it is interesting to note that physiotherapy holds more for us than we could otherwise possibly imagine.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 07:57:18 -0500A reason why physiotherapy scores over over the counter medication for getting over a backache is that the back is an avascular structure, which means that there are no blood vessels in the same. And the only way to facilitate the flow of nutrients to the back is through movement.
Fri, 16 Sep 2016 07:53:55 -0500Sometimes the answer to pain relief isn't to dose yourself up on pills (although for many, that is the easiest and yes, most effective, option). Similar to the way massage can help relieve sore muscles and improve flexibility, chiropractic decompression is an option for relief when it comes to back pain.
Wed, 07 Sep 2016 09:14:10 -0500When a person develops lower back pain that is significant and persists they eventually tend to see a health care specialist for help. The response and recommendations that the patient receives can vary quite substantially depending upon the professional visited. This article discusses some of the different opinions and therapies that a patient might encounter, as well as current research pertaining to lower back pain.
Wed, 31 Aug 2016 14:04:01 -0500Just how educated is your chiropractor? Did they just go to weekend seminar? Why are they called doctor?
Tue, 30 Aug 2016 10:01:18 -0500Today's generation every kid carried an oversized and heavy backpack every day going to school loaded with their lunch box, textbooks, notebooks, laptops, clothes for school activities and other things the teacher's requirements for children to bring. For this reason, most students are getting this back pain and other back-related health issues such as causing poor posture and spine problem.
Thu, 18 Aug 2016 13:43:54 -0500Looking for a natural way to put an end to your back pain for good? Your body holds more self-healing abilities than you realise...
Tue, 16 Aug 2016 07:52:12 -0500New Science is showing that orthopedic surgery may not be the only option for Senior Citizens experiencing joint pain and back pain. Learn why you've got to hit the weights to fix you bad back or bum knee!
Mon, 01 Aug 2016 09:56:40 -0500What is the cause (or causes) of lower back pain? Can you pinpoint the exact cause of your lower back pain, so that you can treat it and get rid of the pain immediately? Sometimes.
Thu, 28 Jul 2016 15:41:27 -0500Back pain is a common problem faced among women in day-to-day life. To deal with it there is nothing better than the yoga poses, which are simple yet powerful. As it is immensely important to deal with the back pain, the following yoga poses will help you without consuming much of your time. Therefore, no more taking your back aches for granted!
Thu, 28 Jul 2016 08:50:44 -0500Among many types of elements people using to fight back pain, Methylsulfonylmethane or MSM is one of the most popular ones being used. Classified as an organic sulfur compound, MSM is naturally derived during the rain cycle.
Wed, 13 Jul 2016 11:26:27 -0500Chiropractic care is given by a licensed chiropractor that uses hands on approach to manipulate different parts of the musculoskeletal structure to alleviate pain and to help patients avoid surgical intervention under traditional medical care. Chiropractic care can help you to return to doing the things you used to do when tissue injures have cause a restriction of mobility to any of your joints. Pain felt in the back is one of the leading causes of people starting to live a sedentary life rather than enjoying an active life.
Mon, 11 Jul 2016 11:10:39 -0500When you suffer from joint or muscle pain, it is important to work on maintaining as much flexibility as possible. The more flexible you are, the less likely you will be to further injure yourself. One of the best ways to improve your flexibility is by stretching before you are active.
Thu, 07 Jul 2016 14:12:54 -0500One of the more common problems of the lumbar spine is a herniated disc. The spine is made up of a series of connected bones called "vertebrae." The disc is a combination of strong connective tissues which hold one vertebra to the next and acts as a cushion between the vertebrae. The disc is made of a tough outer layer called the "annulus fibrosus" and a gel-like center called the "nucleus pulposus." As you get older, the center of the disc may start to lose water content, making the disc less effective as a cushion. As a disc degenerates and breaks down, the inner core can leak out through the outer portion of the disc, and this condition is known as a disc herniation through a crack in the outer layer. Different terms may be used to describe a herniated disc.
Wed, 06 Jul 2016 06:48:24 -0500Before we can discuss a back brace for scoliosis, it is important that you know what scoliosis is. It is a medical condition in which a person has an abnormal side-to-side or lateral curvature of their spine. When a person has scoliosis the curves of their spine can be classified according to their shape.
Fri, 01 Jul 2016 12:40:31 -0500Work in an office? Deadlines may not be the only pain you need to worry about...
Mon, 27 Jun 2016 10:42:33 -0500Good mental and physical health are both essential to function at a high level. By developing three simple habits, one can increase their energy and reduce their stress and back pain. I recommend increasing your sleep, stretching each morning and decreasing your stress as stepping stones to improving your well-being and reducing constant back pain.
Fri, 24 Jun 2016 12:57:40 -0500I was a bit of a Dallas Cowboy fan when I was a kid. My main team was the New Orleans Saints, but I honestly enjoyed the Aikman, Smith and Irvin era in Dallas. The intrigue with the Cowboys vanished when the "Big 3" dispersed and throughout the years I started to notice how insufferable Cowboy fans were.
Tue, 21 Jun 2016 12:18:56 -0500Nothing is more maddening than waking up in the morning with dreadful neck and back pain. And you know what the cause of this annoying pain is? It's the pillow you take while sleeping. Yeah, you read it right. The most common cause of neck or back pain in the morning is your wrong pillow taking habits.
Mon, 13 Jun 2016 12:20:51 -0500Me: "Do you stretch?" Patient: "Not as much as I should." Most people know they should stretch.
Thu, 09 Jun 2016 06:50:26 -0500When you have injured your neck, the only thought you most likely will have is: When will I receive neck pain relief? Spinal pain can be an excruciating experience. With different causes and varying degrees of pain, it can be a delicate position in which you find yourself. Fortunately, there are some things you can do to alleviate the pain and possibly eradicate the problem. Take a look at the following things you should know about your situation:
Tue, 07 Jun 2016 15:35:45 -0500The worst part about office jobs is the lack of movement that they cause. In this post we will explore 5 simple ways to increase movement and prevent health issues from sitting at your job.
Thu, 02 Jun 2016 07:33:56 -0500Before choosing a back brace you will need to determine what the purpose of the back brace and what it can do for you. When getting a medical brace for your back the doctor prescribing the brace will have all this information ready when you are being fitted for a brace for your back.
Tue, 31 May 2016 09:30:52 -0500The benefits of minimally invasive surgery are many. For those that have never been privy to what it entails, it's basically a laproscopy procedure in which only a small incision is made for the surgeons to work in.
Tue, 31 May 2016 09:29:06 -0500In the weeks following a minimally invasive or laser back surgery, one should be focused primarily on recovery. Following advice of the doctor is crucial, and this will keep the patient from suffering injury as well as help them recover faster.
Fri, 20 May 2016 10:50:39 -0500It is essential to maintain a healthy diet to reduce and prevent back and neck pain. A balanced diet combined with a good physical fitness routine can help you avoid back and neck pain and other problems as well. Include lots of healthy anti-inflammatory and nutritious foods in your diet along with calcium to support your spine. However, it is essential to consult a physician or surgeon to avoid any complications if making any changes to your regular diet.
Mon, 16 May 2016 14:09:42 -0500Your desk is not to blame for poor health. There are many ways that one can remain healthy at a desk job. Incorporate these healthy tips into your day to stay healthy at work.
Mon, 09 May 2016 15:29:32 -0500Chronic pain with 30.3% global prevalence significantly impacts universal health. Low back pain (LBP) has 9.4% worldwide prevalence causing the most widespread disability. Neck pain (NP) ranks 4th highest regarding years lived with disability (YLD) with 4.9% worldwide prevalence. Principal cause of pain in 85% of patients visiting a tertiary pain clinic has myofascial origin. The mediate cause is multi-focal neuromuscular ischemia at myofascial trigger points (MTrPs) from muscle tightening and shortening following spondylotic radiculopathy induced partial denervation. Chronic refractory myofascial pain (CRMP) is a neuromusculosketal disease needing management innovations. Using targetted deep trigger point stimulation (DTPS) also known as Electrical Twitch Obtaining Intramuscular Stimulation) , we provide objective evidence of denervation supersensitivity (DS) in multiple myotomes as cause, aggravation and maintenance of CRMP. This study underscores our previous findings that DTPS is safe and efficacious for long-term use in CRMP. DTPS aids potential prevention (pre-rehabilitation), simultaneous diagnosis, treatment (rehabilitation) and prognosis in real-time for acute and CRMP management.
Tue, 03 May 2016 13:59:00 -0500Drugs and surgery are dangerous and are generally ineffective at treating the root cause of back pain. Before taking the chance on a life time of drugs or a risky surgical procedure, millions of people are choosing chiropractic instead of traditional medicine.
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 13:56:03 -0500Nowadays, lower back pain is on the list of common disorders. Back pain, especially the lower backache is a chronic condition where the patient suffers from a persistent mild or sharp pain in their back. Besides, the pain may accompany stiffness, burning, tingling and numbness. If you are looking for the best cure for this pain, Ayurveda is the answer. Let's take a look at the causes and treatment methods of the lower back pain in Ayurveda.
Thu, 28 Apr 2016 10:13:23 -0500Suffering from a long term back condition could cause more than just pain. This article investigates the link between physical and mental illness.
Thu, 28 Apr 2016 06:42:32 -0500Before you undergo surgery, it's important for you to determine whether your body weight can handle the additional weight of the boobs. A lot of women make the mistake of choosing the biggest size they come across when it comes to choosing breast implants. A shady surgeon will happily increase your breast size with little regard to the implications it may have on your health.
Tue, 26 Apr 2016 13:41:14 -0500Are you considering using inversion tables for low back pain? Well they can be great for your spine, but there are some things you should be aware of before getting started.
Fri, 15 Apr 2016 10:07:12 -0500With up to 80% of Brits suffering from back pain at some point during their lives, could one of the causes be genetics? This article investigates the possibility.
Fri, 15 Apr 2016 08:48:56 -0500Sometimes it seems that your back pain will never go away. You have tried all the treatments from rest to physical therapy, even surgery, but the pain lingers. Sure some days are better than others. There are days when there is no pain and then days when the pain just makes you want to lie in bed. Is there any sure fire way to back pain go away and never return?
Fri, 15 Apr 2016 07:48:41 -0500Upper back pain may be caused by one specific factor but it is often a result of multiple factors. Here is a list of the most common factors of this kind of pain.
Thu, 07 Apr 2016 09:23:36 -0500So the cold hard truth is surgery is a viable option. But in my opinion taking an alternative approach and exploring these non- surgical options first is the way to go.
Wed, 30 Mar 2016 06:47:59 -0500In the field of orthopedic surgery, to verify that a patient requires an operation to repair a herniated or otherwise injured disk, X-rays, CT Scans, MRIs, and the EMG/NCS are employed together with physical observations. All of these combine to determine whether a person has objective, verifiable signs of a condition that matches his or her complaints of pain before moving forward.
Tue, 22 Mar 2016 08:53:15 -0500Relying solely on doctors and drugs to cure your back pain and not addressing the underlying problems will more than likely put you right back in the 'office. Too many people expect surgery to cure the back pain and then they can go back living their normal lives. Many times the causes of the back pain is their lifestyle. Not dealing with these causes only leads to more problems.
Mon, 21 Mar 2016 13:59:05 -0500MRI machines are an essential tool for diagnosing many medical conditions. But are they wasted on patients with back pain?
Wed, 16 Mar 2016 15:02:21 -0500Text Neck is being described as a modern epidemic. But what is text neck, and could you possibly already be suffering from it? It is more common than you might think!
Wed, 16 Mar 2016 13:09:07 -0500Back pain is one of the most common problems faced by women during pregnancy. Every 2 out of 5 pregnant women experience back pain at some stage. However, the pain can't be absolutely avoided; you can surely prevent it from getting worse and ease the discomfort.
Fri, 11 Mar 2016 10:15:27 -0600Any pain that occurs in the region between your upper and lower back is called mid back pain. This area consists of the spine, the spinal cord, discs, nerves, blood vessels, tendons and ligaments. Professionals usually refer to this area as the lower thoracic spine. Any of these parts of the spine may get inflamed or irritated due to various reasons, causing pain which could be severe or mild.
Wed, 09 Mar 2016 10:42:15 -0600Lumbar spondylosis and sciatica are two terms that are used in every day language, without understanding their real meaning. Though the two terms are entirely different from each other, they have poor public awareness in common and mean different to different individuals.
Wed, 09 Mar 2016 09:09:10 -0600Depending on where the pain is located and what is causing the pain can determine what kind of treatment is best. A pain management center or clinic is staffed with specialists that have a focus on just the back and specific issues that may cause back pain.
Wed, 02 Mar 2016 09:13:22 -0600Many people will simply suffer from back pain, or any type of pain, and handle it the best they can on their own. But at some point, it may get to be too much to handle or it may be endangering their health in other ways. But at what time do you decide it is time to seek professional help?
Thu, 18 Feb 2016 11:41:06 -0600It is important to note some of the most common postures that many people might be engaged in without knowing that these very postures cause back pain. Here are the 5 most common postures that have been shown to cause back pain.
Wed, 17 Feb 2016 15:55:27 -0600According to the study carried out by world health organization (WHO), pain in the lower and upper back is the major cause of disability for persons under the age of 45 in the world. Many people are spending billions of money looking for solutions to aching backs.
Fri, 12 Feb 2016 14:21:52 -0600'6 Easy Ways On How To Cope With Chronic Pain' is an article that gives 6 easy ways on how you can completely cope with that chronic pain. Unlike other methods provided on the internet, this article combines physical and spiritual tips on how to effectively cope with whatever pain in your body. And apart from helping cope with the pain, the tips provided on this article can as well be used to deal with any overwhelming circumstance in your life.
Fri, 12 Feb 2016 11:43:13 -0600If you are a sufferer of low back pain, or sciatica, or indeed any long term chronic pain, the very last thing you want to hear is someone telling you that it's all in your mind. No doubt you could quite easily throttle them as it's you that has to live with this unending torture on a day to day basis. This pain is very real, so how can thought processes bring about back pain relief?
Mon, 08 Feb 2016 06:50:45 -0600When you suffer from chronic back pain or any type of pain, sometimes it is necessary to visit with a pain doctor that specializes in managing that pain. The basic MD can help up to a certain level. A pain specialist has had a focused study on specific areas of the body.
Mon, 01 Feb 2016 13:41:08 -0600There are many reasons to visit a Chiropractor, as they treat and manage a wide range of conditions, ages and health condition. Even if you do not currently suffer with back pain, visiting a chiropractor can provide a number of benefits including, preventing any future back pain.
Wed, 27 Jan 2016 10:18:00 -0600Learn how kidney stones cause the lower left back pain and the best instant home remedy for kidney stone pain. Learn to get rid of kidney stones in 24 hours.
Mon, 18 Jan 2016 11:55:52 -0600Degenartive Disc Disease (DDD) is a very common cause of back pain, particularly as we age. But it also not very well understood. This article will give insights into what DDD actually is, and show you some simple do at home exercises that may help if you are suffering with back pain as a result of DDD.
Thu, 14 Jan 2016 10:22:01 -0600Poor posture can adversely affect your health - this is not debatable. Correct sleeping posture is vital if you are trying to correct posture imbalances and reduce back, neck, and shoulder pain.
Tue, 05 Jan 2016 13:35:22 -0600Back and neck pain have become epidemic in our society. Billions of dollars are spent every year trying to find a solution to this problem. Everything from popping an aspirin, to taking major narcotic drugs to performing surgery is tried every day to solve the problem that is neck and back pain.
Mon, 28 Dec 2015 15:03:21 -0600Leading chiropractors evaluate why depression is common among those suffering from chronic back pain. Understanding could be the first step to recovery.
Thu, 10 Dec 2015 08:29:17 -0600There are different types of chiropractic techniques individuals can choose from. However, it is still important to check with experts if they can provide you the best method that can match your needs.
Thu, 03 Dec 2015 13:50:46 -0600Sciatica is the name that is given to a common type of pain that radiates along the sciatic nerve, a large nerve that runs down the back of the leg. This article will help to explain what causes sciatic pain, and which exercises for sciatica may be of benefit.
Mon, 30 Nov 2015 07:52:34 -0600It is well documented that a large purse that is too heavy can cause back pain. But women still love to cram their bags with so much stuff they probably do not need. Reduce what you carry around in your large purse to get back pain, neck pain or shoulder pain relief.
Thu, 19 Nov 2015 14:14:12 -0600Treatment of Lower Back Pain with Ayurveda - This is a very continuous type of problem and is characterised with sharp or dull pain in the lower back region. A blow or major fall can also tear or sprain tissues around spinal cord region which may cause severe back pain and neck pain.
Mon, 16 Nov 2015 07:33:54 -0600Laser spine surgery is the least invasive option when it comes to having any form of spinal surgery. Unfortunately this type of technique cannot be used on all spinal injuries, so you will have to discuss the options with your surgeon to identify which techniques will work best based on your particular spinal issues. In most instances laser spine surgery is only used on small back issues.
Mon, 16 Nov 2015 07:32:55 -0600Laser back surgery is a leading choice by surgeons and patients when it comes to surgery of the back. Any work or damage to your back is filled with risk. This is where you find the spine, the spinal fluid and a host of nerves, all of which if get damaged can lead to serious long term problems moving forward.
Fri, 13 Nov 2015 15:47:18 -0600Low back pain affects around 80% of all adults in their lifetime and is one of the most common reasons a person seeks medical help. As a chiropractor, low back pain is the number one complaint that I treat. Most often, the back pain that I treat is related to de-conditioning and bad movement patterns that the person has developed over their lifetime.
Mon, 09 Nov 2015 11:08:54 -0600An article describing the whiplash injury - a very common ailment. What are the symptoms, how to treat it and how to claim compensation for it?
Fri, 06 Nov 2015 11:52:13 -0600A usual misconception is associating back pain as a sign of aging. However, this is not true as back pain can affect any age group as it is caused due to a number of reasons. In short, back pain refers to the pain that emerges at the upper, middle or lower portions of the back. The location and position of the pain are dependent on numerous factors such as age of the individual, medical condition, physical condition of the body and so on. The exact root cause for the pain has to be diagnosed accurately for a speedy recovery.
Mon, 26 Oct 2015 08:12:45 -0500If you have been suffering from backache, physical therapy is sure to work very well for you. Physical therapy is useful for healing all strains of backache, irrespective of whether the pain has occurred without any particular cause, or if it is caused due to a more serious underlying factor, like arthritis.
Tue, 20 Oct 2015 07:41:25 -0500Living in an era of technological advancements with developments in every field, we have somewhere along the line been able to manifest the importance of our work and make it bigger than ourselves. All of us are so consumed in winning the race of making the best presentation, pitching the best product idea, giving the most impressive speech that we put ourselves and our health at the lowest on our priority list.
Thu, 15 Oct 2015 11:29:11 -0500Thousands of patients undergo sciatica surgery each and every year around the world. There are times when this surgery should be considered. The first time you and your surgeon may decide it's time to consider this surgery is when you have been in constant paid for more than four to six weeks.
Thu, 15 Oct 2015 11:28:46 -0500Getting news that you need spinal surgery can be quite a daunting experience. There are so many risks associated with any surgery to the spine that it's imperative that you understand what surgery you are having and how it will be performed. These days most surgeons try and manage your surgery using minimally invasive techniques, often referred to as "MISS," which stands for minimally invasive spinal surgery. With open surgery you will be subjected to a long incision and the skin and muscle is pulled away from the area being operated on to give the surgeon access to the site and help them perform the surgery.
Wed, 07 Oct 2015 11:20:33 -0500There are many causes of back pain - but in most circumstances, there is one deep muscle that always involved - the psoas major. Learn how to identify if it is the culprit in your case.
Wed, 23 Sep 2015 09:59:45 -0500Most people experience lower back pain some time in their life. Less people will experience the excruciating sharp pain associated with having their low back 'go out.' This article reviews simple strategies to follow that may help reduce the pain and get you moving again as quickly as possible.
Mon, 21 Sep 2015 15:41:42 -0500Suffering from sciatica is no joke and leaves thousands of people in the State of California in pain each year. When a patient seeks out medical intervention for sciatic nerve pain, they are typically referred to a physical therapist before any surgical or invasive procedures are performed. Sometime, anti-inflammatory and pain medications will also be prescribed.
Mon, 21 Sep 2015 15:38:45 -0500Throughout the State of California, there are many surgeons who perform spinal surgeries and other procedures pertaining to the back. However, only the best of the best offer minimally invasive spine surgery due to the delicate nature of the method and equipment used. If you do not know much about minimally invasive spinal surgery, you will be happy to know that it is safer and quicker than others are.
Mon, 21 Sep 2015 12:55:27 -0500Our muscles and bones are about two thirds of our body weight. Keeping our musculoskeletal system strong and healthy is an important goal for us.
Thu, 17 Sep 2015 08:34:43 -0500Lower back pain is a fairly common symptom most of us have. Be it because of sitting for too long, or because of all the work we end up doing standing up. But while you might choose to take over the counter pain killers to ease the pain, it is essential for you to know that lower back pain can be the harbinger of something more severe.
Wed, 16 Sep 2015 07:19:40 -0500Chiropractic is defined as a wellness care practice based on the scientific premise that our bodies are self-regulating, self-healing organisms. Every cell, tissue and organ is controlled and co-ordinated by our nervous system (brain, spinal cord and nerves) which is protected by our skull, spine and pelvis. If these nervous system pathways are impaired due to subluxation (slight misalignment of a spinal segment causing interference to the nerves exiting our spines) impaired function throughout the body can result and cause reduced health and wellness.