All About Cervical Degenerative Disc Disease

Odds are, most people have experienced some form of neck pain. Neck pain can be caused by a number of factors, from poor posture to lifting heavy objects incorrectly. Although annoying, it typically doesn’t last long. However, if you have continually experienced significant neck pain, you might have to make an appointment with your doctor. What Is Cervical Degenerative Disc Disease? According to WebMD, cervical Read More →

Chiropractic Strokes- Be Aware of the Risks

Chiropractic Strokes

Chiropractic care gives thousands of people relief, but it comes with risks, just as does any other type of treatment. Chiropractic stroke is a stroke that occurs because of an injury sustained while a chiropractor twists someone’s neck by exerting force on their head.   The Treatment The treatment involved in this type of stroke is one for which chiropractors are widely known. It involves Read More →

All About Sciatica

Do you suffer from constant lower back pain or leg pain? The pain may in fact be sciatica, in which pressure on the sciatic nerve creates dull or tingling pain that starts in the lower back and runs down the legs. According to the National Institutes of Health (NIH), sciatica can be a sign of another serious spinal problem. These problems can range from a Read More →

All About Spinal Stenosis

Spinal stenosis is a condition where the spaces of the spinal column begin to narrow, causing numbness and back pain. Men and women over fifty years old tend to have this problem, according to the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMSD). Spinal stenosis usually occurs over time as the individual ages, but it can also be inherited. If you have been Read More →

Symptoms of Whiplash from a Car Accident

whiplash

  Whiplash is one of the most common injuries that people involved in car accidents suffer with. This injury can be debilitating. The injury oftentimes occurs during rear end car collisions and sometimes takes time to manifest in terms of symptoms, though it is sometimes readily apparent, as well. Because this injury can cause a significant disruption in a person’s life, it may be advisable Read More →

Back & Skull Injuries: Clutter in Stores Lead to Injury

cluttered store

Sylvia is a self-proclaimed “shopping professional”.  She’s a coupon and discount extraordinaire and has never spent over $100 on a single item.  On busy shopping days like “Black Friday”, Sylvia navigates through the busy streets of NYC with ease while other shoppers struggle with their arm loads of bags.  Sylvia, also knowing that stores can fill quickly with pushy people, comes prepared.  She doesn’t dress in bulky Read More →

Ways to Prevent Back Pain

You’ve probably had it at some point. Back pain is a very prevalent problem with a wide range of causes. For instance, something as minor as poor posture, to a much more serious event like a vehicle accident can lead to back pain. Read on to find out about different types of back problems and find out what you can do on your own to Read More →