Sitting down is one of the most common causes of lower back pain, for the simple reason that it is difficult to sit with a neutrally positioned spine.
When sitting down the lumbar curve straightens and can even reverse. This position is analogous to bending forward at the waist while gardening.
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I have recently treated two women who have suffered from headaches for as long as they could remember. Learn how chiropractic has helped them.
On 24 May 2011 a three month old baby girl was brought into this clinic because she was unable turn her head to the right side at all. After five treatments she was back to normal.
A 38 year old woman presented to this clinic in July 2010 complaining of lower back pain and right hip pain. The pain was keeping her from her passion: running.
One of the most common symptoms that women suffer during pregnancy is back pain. So much so, that if you mention that you are suffering lower back pain during pregnancy to a doctor or an obstetrician they will reassure you that it is a normal symptom of pregnancy. However back pain is not normal. Pain is a sign that something is inflamed and with appropriate treatment your pregnancy can be wonderfully free of lower back pain.
A 54 year old man presented to this clinic in October 2010 complaining of a high pitched ringing sound in his ears. His GP could not find any medical reason for the tinnitus.
Dizziness, or vertigo, is a very debilitating symptom to suffer from. Many people with pain can simply put up with it and get on with their day however the feeling of dizziness can stop you dead in your tracks. It is not easily ignored and many people are left to suffer with it for many years. Many patients with vertigo respond very well to chiropractic care and are grateful for being able to live without this debilitating condition.
A 55 year old woman suffered from neck pain, severe headaches, right shoulder pain, tingling and numbness in her fingers following a car accident. She was told she needed surgery.
Chiropractors successfully treat many shoulder conditions including posterior rotator cuff tendonitis, supraspinatus tendonitis, biceps tendonitis, subacromial bursitis, levator scapular strain, frozen shoulder and AC joint strain.
There are a number of ways of using chiropractic techniques that do not involve high force and hence are safe to use on patients with osteoporosis. This post contains 10 tips to use for preventing osteoporosis.