Category Chiropractic

Numbness and Tingling

arms and hands

Numbness and tingling are abnormal sensations that can occur anywhere in the body, most commonly in the extremities, ie: arms and legs. This is often caused by some type of abnormal pressure on a nerve, causing an interruption in nerve…

Rib Pain

Rib brace

Rib Pain Rib pain is usually described as sharp, stabbing pain, and can be very intense. The pain is usually worse on inhalation, and also somewhat on exhalation. Because the ribs attach to the spine, rib pain can also be…

Shoulder Pain

Shoulder pain is an extremely common complaint with many causes. Signs that you should seek treatment include:• Shoulder pain that persists beyond a few days• Shoulder pain that occurs at night or while resting• Inability to raise the arm• Difficulty…

Low Back Pain

man with back pain

Low back pain is extremely common, and usually caused by poor body mechanics, whether bending, lifting, sitting or standing incorrectly. In general we sit too much and exercise too little. Being overweight compounds the problem. When we lift it is…

Neck Pain

woman holding painful neck

Neck Pain Considering the stresses and strains the neck is subjected to every day, it is not surprising so many people suffer with neck pain. Generally speaking, chiropractic treatment is very effective for this condition. Some of the most common…

Sciatica

Sciatic Nerve Pain The sciatic nerves are the largest, longest nerves in the body, extending from the low back and branching all the way down each leg to the toes. The sciatic nerve has its roots from the 3rd lumbar…

Scoliosis

What is Scoliosis? Scoliosis is a progressive lateral curvature of the spine. When viewed from the side, the spine has natural curves, whereas when viewed from the front, the spine should be straight. Scoliosis can refer to a C-shaped curve,…