The following four back pain recommendations are from the North American Spine Society. Back Pain Recommendations: Do not have advanced imaging (e.g., MRI) of the spine within the first six weeks if you only have non-specific acute low back pain in the absence of red flags. (Red flags are identifying signs that would indicate an imaging test should be […]
Causes Of A Pinched Nerve The causes of a pinched nerve are many fold. It can be from a disc in your spine. Or the pinch on the nerve can occur between muscles or between a muscle and a bone. What Does A Pinched Nerve Feel Like The most common symptom of a pinched nerve is […]
Whiplash Disorder and The Basics of Chiropractic Chiropractic involves a hands-on treatment of musculoskeletal concerns by focusing on the structure of the body and paying close attention to the spine. Chiropractors typically use a high velocity low amplitude (HVLA) therapeutic treatment for back and neck pain. A high velocity low amplitude (HVLA) involves a short but quick thrust of […]
Whiplash can have a delayed onset of symptoms. There can be a very serious and long-term problems. It is “not in your head”. It doesn’t go away after a settlement. Find out why…
Yoga is almost always spoken of as the best exercise ever. And while there is plenty of evidence that it is excellent, not everyone finds yoga to be an easy exercise routine to adopt. Unfortunately, not all yoga instructors are created equal. With the advent of fitness centers designed to appeal to greater numbers of […]
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Cervical Herniated Disc? Individuals, engaged in strenuous everyday tasks of lifting and shifting heavy loads, and operating machines and computers for long hours on end, run a high risk of experiencing spinal disc injuries. Injuries in the spine or neck region tend to cause extreme pain and hindrance in the movement of the back or […]