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Children More Prone to Back Pain

There was a time when lower back pain was an adult condition associated with too much sitting at a desk and too little exercise. But as digital technology becomes ever more ubiquitous, an increasing number of children are adopting more sedentary lifestyles with intermittent or non-existent exercise or physical activity. The result—children are now experiencing […]

Back Pain, Mind over Matter

There is no doubt that back pain afflicts modern man in epidemic proportions. Other than colds and flu, it is the top reason people visit their medical doctors. It is estimated Americans that suffer from back pain on average spend more than $6000 per year on care and treatment including office visits, X-rays, MRIs, prescription […]

Upright MRIs Better at Identifying Running-Related Chiropractic Issues

Experts estimate that four out of every five adults will experience back pain at some point in their life, so it’s not a surprise that 40 percent of MRI scans performed are for back issues. While the technology may be a God-send for a number of conditions and ailments, the value of MRI for isolating […]

Using Chiropractic Care to Treat Whiplash Pain

Immediately after getting into a car accident, you may feel just fine. You may not notice any pain, and aside from being a little shaken up, you might not feel any different than you did before the accident. But after a few hours pass and your adrenaline levels out, you may notice you have intense […]