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New Guidelines to Treat Low Back Pain

Based on new research, experts have developed updated guidelines to help doctors better manage individuals suffering from acute lower back pain, which can be particularly debilitating. Pain and discomfort located in the lower back, known as the lumbar spine, is such a common ailment that it is second only to the common cold in lost […]

Spinal Decompression Therapy

Chiropractors employ a variety of techniques to alleviate pain and discomfort. One of the more common treatments for back pain management is spinal decompression therapy, a non-invasive, drug-free alternative to back surgery and potentially addictive medications. Decompression therapy has proven effective for low back pain associated with a herniated or slipped disc, spinal stenosis, degenerative […]

Spinal Stenosis & Spinal Cord Injuries

Research indicates as many as 80 percent of Americans will experience some form of back pain in their lifetime. Fortunately most people recover from lower back pain without the need for surgery through the help of a chiropractic adjustment or two and minor lifestyle changes. While muscle strain and stress may be the most common […]

Sciatica, The Symptom

Sciatica is pain or numbness in the legs. Sciatica is considered a symptom because it’s actually the end result of something else going on, and not a disease in and of itself. As a matter of fact, it’s one of those symptoms which a physician must diagnose, it because it can mirror other symptoms such […]