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Chiropractic Care for Weight Loss

Most people recognize the benefits of chiropractic care in treating back and neck pain. What you may not realize is the value of chiropractic for weight loss. According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, two-thirds of Americans are overweight, with one-third qualifying as obese (30 pounds or more overweight) and 5 percent […]

Common Causes of Back Pain

At some point, the majority of Americans will grab at their lower back and wince in pain. Experts calculate the condition costs $90 billion a year in lost productivity and work days. Sometimes lower back pain is a symptom of a serious underlying medical condition. But most of the time it is life-style related meaning […]

Back Pain

Back pain is one of the most common ailments, and 80 percent of Americans will experience it at some point in their life. Fortunately, however, there are effective treatments and preventative measures that can help manage or eliminate the pain. While lower back pain, as the most common form of back pain, gets the majority […]

Small Steps to Avoid Back Accident Injury

The muscles, bones and joints of the spine provide most of the core support for the rest of your body. If you injure part of your back, this interconnectedness can result in pain and weakness in other parts of the body, such as the arms or legs. Back injuries can be the result of sudden […]