Neck Curve is Related to Neck Pain

Guess what? Your neck curve is related to neck pain. I can show you a number of papers to support this but today I want to focus on one paper that was just published in the journal Aerospace Medicine and

Tagged with: , , , , , ,
Posted in Neck Pain

Battling the Effects of Arthritis

If you are battling the effects of arthritis as, the majority of the US population is, you are doing it wrong. Osteoarthritis (OA), commonly referred to as just arthritis, affects 52 million Americans according to the CDC. OA is also

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Exercise and Fitness, Injury Prevention, Wellness

Strength Training In Childhood

Our society typically doesn’t value strength training the way is should and it definitely doesn’t value strength training in childhood. For many Americans strength training is something for athletes and body builders. In reality we all need to have strength

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Exercise and Fitness, Pediatrics

Tylenol for Low Back Pain

The evidence does not favor using Tylenol for low back pain. Tylenol for Low Back Pain? Not so fast according to a recent paper published in the British Medical Journal. Tylenol or acetaminophen, called paracetamol in Europe, has been used

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Back Pain, Neck Pain

Lumbar Spinal Stenosis Treatment

Lumbar spinal stenosis treatment can vary greatly and the research has not been clear on what the best treatment options are. Even when the research appears to establish a proper protocol a new paper comes along and opinions sway once

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Back Pain

Chronic Low Back Pain contributes to Disability

We know that chronic low back pain contributes to disability, but what has been unclear is by how much. The Global Burden of Disease study published in the journal The Lancent in 2012 found that chronic low back pain is

Tagged with: , , , , , ,
Posted in Back Pain, Healthcare Policy and Politics, Neck Pain

Can Poor Posture Cause Shoulder Impingement Syndrome

Can poor posture cause shoulder impingement syndrome, a recent paper found out the answer is yes. Shoulder impingement syndrome  occurs when the tendons of the rotator cuff muscles become irritated and inflamed as they pass through the subacromial space, the

Tagged with: , , , ,
Posted in Back Pain, Exercise and Fitness, Neck Pain

Tylenol May Not Be As Safe As Previously Thought

According to a new study; Tylenol may not be as safe as previously thought. This study published in the March 2 2015 Annals of Rheumatic Diseases examined observational studies which reported mortality, cardiovascular, gastrointestinal or renal adverse events in the

Tagged with: , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Back Pain, Healthcare Policy and Politics, Neck Pain

Forward Head Posture and Low Back Pain

Did you know there is a connection between forward head posture and low back pain or even what is commonly called sciatica. We have been talking about this for almost 10 years here. An older study found that up to

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Back Pain

Chiropractic care for low back pain during pregnancy

Women suffering from low back pain during pregnancy do not have many options open to them and chiropractic is possibly their best choice. Chiropractic care for low back pain during pregnancy is not only safe but effective according to several

Tagged with: , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Back Pain

Please fill out this form to reach us via email

    Your Name (required)

    Your Email (required)

    Subject

    Your Message

    Please type the characters in the box below before clicking "send". They're not case-sensitive.
    captcha