November, 2016

Spondylolisthesis – What Is That?

To download a copy of this week’s newsletter, please click here. Bay Area Chiropractor Comments: Ashley was competing in a gymnastics tournament last year and during one of her floor routines, noticed a sharp pain in her low back after performing a series of back hand springs. She said she landed crooked on the last of […]

Is It Really Neck Pain?

To download a copy of this week’s newsletter, please click here. Houston Area Chiropractor Comments: A 48-year-old male had left sided neck pain with intermittent left arm tingling, numbness, and aching for 2.5 months. The pain was described as a deep nagging ache on the left side of the neck with a more intense pain […]

Carpal Tunnel and Computer Work

To download a copy of this week’s newsletter, please click here. Clear Lake Chiropractor Comments: Approximately 2/3rds of employees from industrialized countries use a computer on a daily basis and one of five spend at least 75% of their total work time behind a computer.  It’s no wonder so many suffer from neck, shoulder, arm […]

Does the Use of a Low Back Support or Brace Really Make a Difference?

To download a copy of this week’s newsletter, please click here. Clear Lake Chiropractor Comments: “Do you think a back brace will help my condition?”  This is a question that is frequently asked of many health care providers who treat low back pain.  The answers typically vary, as there is support for and against the […]

The Neck and Headache Connection

The Neck and Headache Connection Clear Lake Chiropractor Comments: Patients with headaches also commonly complain of neck pain.  This relationship is the rule, not the exception and therefore, treatment for headaches must include treatment of the neck to achieve optimum results.  The term, “cervicogenic headaches” has been an accepted term because of the intimate connection […]