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July 26, 2017

Hamstring Strain and Other Injuries Treated with Physical Therapy

Hamstring strain and other injuries happen when at least one of the three hamstring tendons or muscles suffers a tear. Hamstring injuries are among the most common lower body injuries that people experience. It’s particularly common amongst […]
July 22, 2017

Treating Injuries to Hip Flexors Using Physical Therapy

onHip flexors are the muscles located on the front of your hip. They’re a muscle group that helps your hip move and bend. These muscles play an important role in a lot of movements. […]
July 12, 2017

How Whiplash and Sudden Trauma Affect Your Spine

Whiplash is an injury that impacts the neck muscles. It’s commonly caused by the rapid motion of a car accident or any other event that quickly jerks your head forward and backward. It results […]
July 8, 2017

Decreasing Neck Pain from Pillow Usage and Improve Sleep

Neck pain from pillow usage isn’t something that many people think about. Most people who experience neck and back pain blame other causes for their suffering. However, the incorrect pillow could be worsening your […]
July 5, 2017

Stomach Sleeping May be the Cause of Your Chronic Neck Pain

Stomach sleeping is one habit that may be causing more harm than you realize. Many people who suffer from chronic neck and back pain don’t know the cause of their pain. It’s not uncommon […]
June 21, 2017

Bone Spurs Basics, Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

Bone spurs occur with the natural degeneration of the spine. Also called osteophytes, are a common occurrence for patients over the age of 60. Even healthy, active adults are prone to developing bone spurs. […]
June 14, 2017

Scoliosis Types and Non-Invasive Treatment Options

Scoliosis is a common condition that affects more than 3 million people each year. It occurs when the spine curves abnormally. The severity of the curve can cause various problems for people who suffer […]
June 7, 2017

Spinal Stenosis Symptoms, Causes, and Treatments

Spinal stenosis is a condition that occurs when the open spaces within your spine narrow. This puts pressure on your spinal cord and nerves. Spinal stenosis occurs most frequently in either the neck or […]
May 31, 2017

Bulging Discs Causes, Symptoms and Chiropractic Treatment

Bulging discs are another common spinal injury that plagues thousands of people each day. As with any back and neck pain issues, bulging discs are painful and uncomfortable. They have the potential to greatly […]
May 27, 2017

Degenerative Disc Disease and the Benefits of Chiropractic Care

Degenerative disc disease is a fairly common condition associated with our natural aging process. In many cases, degenerative disc disease can cause pain and discomfort in the lower back. Thankfully there are a few […]
May 24, 2017

Slipped Discs Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, Treatment, and Prevention

Slipped discs are painful and can negatively impact daily activity. Unfortunately, as we age, our bodies change and become more susceptible to injuries. It’s important that we understand why and how these injuries occur. […]
May 17, 2017

Herniated Discs Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

Herniated discs occur frequently and are fairly common as far as back injuries go. They can occur at any point on the spine, though they are usually found in either the lower back or neck. […]