Tag Archives: Physical Therapy

Bluestone Chiropractic Group: Arizona’s Personal Injury Chiropractors

Bluestone Chiropractic Group specializes in dealing with patients who have been injured in auto or sports accidents and need healing and recovery. Our doctors use the latest research and advances in chiropractic care to help patients get back on track and lead healthier, fuller lives. People who have been injured will often experience pain that […]

Personal Injuries and the Damage Not Seen

It’s a telling statistic: although chiropractic care still represents less than five percent of the entire United States healthcare pie, chiropractors by far treat more personal injuries than any other medical specialty. They treat 33 percent of all car accident victims, who are likely to suffer musculoskeletal injuries such as whiplash or cervical, thoracic, and […]

Athletic Benefits from Chiropractic Treatments

For all those weekend warriors looking to improve their golf or tennis games or shave some seconds off their run times, chiropractors suggest getting regular treatments. Repetitive motion and stress-related injuries usually respond well to spinal adjustments, massage therapy, and rehabilitative exercises. Chiropractic treatments help the body heal itself naturally and completely without surgery or […]

Researchers Suggest Link between Back Pain and Infection

A new study found that taking antibiotics relieved chronic lower back pain symptoms in four out of ten patients. The results add credence to findings by Danish researchers who report they have found a link between many cases of back pain and infection from bacteria. Some experts have expressed skepticism over how many people are […]

Major Key Things To Do and To Remember When Dealing with Arthritis

  Arthritis: inflammation of a joint or joints characterized by pain and stiffness of the affected parts. Since the beginning of 2012, arthritis affects nearly 52 million adults, or 23% of the United States population. Arthritis may not be curable, but it can be treated. Treatment for arthritis includes many options. From medications to ice/heat […]

Treatment Options for Runners with Back Pain

Anyone can have back pain. In fact, a majority of Americans have experienced such pain at some point in their lives. For those who are physically active, like runners—both the recreational and the elite ones—the chances of experiencing back pain are higher. After all, it only takes suboptimal posture during running, or following an imbalanced […]

Chiropractic Treatment for Lumbar Disc Herniation

Experts estimate that as many as eight out of 10 people will suffer lower back pain at some point in their lives. Usually, the discomfort is caused by lifestyle—sitting at a desk too long, being overweight, getting too little exercise, and even sleeping on a bad mattress. But other times, the pain is caused by […]