August, 2016

Best Sexual Positions for Back Pain

Clear Lake Chiropractor Comments: Back pain isn’t just one of the most common reasons for people to miss work; it can also affect your sex life. But new guidelines based on how the spine moves during intercourse could help. A frequently asked question is “How can I have sex without causing further damage or pain […]

Did You Know This About Low Back Pain?

To download a copy of this newsletter, please click here. Clear Lake Chiropractor Comments: If you have low back pain (LBP), you are certainly not alone. Almost everyone at some point has back pain that interferes with work, daily activities, and/or recreation. Americans spend at least $50 billion each year on LBP.  It is the […]

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome and Some of Its Causes

Clear Lake Chiropractor Comments: Research has shown certain work practices and risk factors, such as being overweight, can elevate your risk for developing carpal tunnel symptoms. As a chiropractor, I often look to the spine when my patients have nerve pain. Many people with carpal tunnel syndrome have a history of a whiplash injury or […]

Minimizing Your Whiplash Risk

Houston Area Chiropractor Comments: While it is hard to prevent someone from crashing their car into your car, there are some things you can do to minimize whiplash injuries. The first preventive measure is making sure your seat is upright and the head rest touches the top of your head. If there is a lot […]

Chiropractic Alternative to Back Surgery?

To download a copy of this week’s newsletter, please click here. Clear Lake City Chiropractor Comments: A large-scale study from Great Britain has shown results that’ll make you wonder whether back surgery is always necessary (Bhattacharyya M. Does the risks and benefits of spinal manipulation in patients with low back pain as a nonsurgical approach […]