Tag Archives: Upper Back Pain

90/90 Exercise Alleviates Back Pain

The Northern Alberta Institute of Technology (NAIT) has developed a simple exercise that could be a breakthrough for people suffering from chronic back pain. Called the 90/90 position, the exercise was designed to provide instant relief from pain for discomfort. It is perhaps the least physically demanding exercise possible. All patients have to do is […]

Whiplash Not Always Apparent

While ambulance chasing attorneys on late night TV may urge motorists involved in a minor accident to retain an attorney, the reality is most people involved in fender benders just want their insurance companies to take care of it and tend not to seek treatment if there is no apparent injury. But chiropractors are trying […]

Dangers of Disc Injuries

At one point or another in their lives, a vast majority of Americans will experience lower back pain. For some, it’s a brief experience; for others it can be more chronic. Some people accept the ever-present ache as part of life, caused either by their jobs, their weekend warrior sports activities, or advancing age. But […]

Symptoms of and Treatment Options for Facet Syndrome

Do you suffer from back pain, especially when you are moving around? Does it become more painful when you bend backwards, or when you straighten your back? If so, you’re not alone; you may be one of millions of people suffering from Facet Syndrome. What is Facet Syndrome? Facet Syndrome is a specific type of […]

5 Ways To Treat Upper Back Pain

Upper back pain can be troublesome, and sometimes leaves patients feeling like they can’t breathe. Unlike the lower back, it can be nearly impossible to stretch the upper back area to find relief, meaning patients are left looking for alternative treatments and therapies. Upper back pain can originate in any number of different areas; sometimes […]