Getting Help With My Back
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Getting Help With My Back

As soon as I tweaked my back, I knew that I had a serious problem. I couldn't stand up straight and the pain was excruciating. I tried to hobble to the car, but I realized that I would need help. That day, my wife drove me to the nearest chiropractor, and that doctor helped me more than I thought was possible. After evaluating my condition, he informed me that I had a herniated disc in my back. In addition to adjusting my back to alleviate the pressure, the doctor also recommended some strengthening exercises that he said would help. These days, I can walk pain-free because of my chiropractor. Check out this blog to learn how a chiropractor can help you.

Getting Help With My Back

  • How to Treat Your Back Pain Without Prescription Pain Medications

    4 November 2016

    If you have been suffering from chronic back pain and just trying to grit your teeth and deal with it, you may be suffering a great deal as a result. However, if you go to a physician for your pack pain, they will likely tell you to try taking prescription painkillers. The problem, of course, is that these medications can cause numerous side effects, especially if you take them on a long-term basis.

  • Chiropractic Care As A Noninvasive Treatment Option To Alleviate Symptoms Of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

    27 September 2016

    Chiropractors don't just treat back and neck problems. They treat lots of other pain conditions, including carpal tunnel syndrome. A chiropractor can answer questions you have about the disorder, including its causes, why you may be at risk, how the disorder is diagnosed, and how chiropractic treatment can help. What is carpal tunnel syndrome? Carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) is an occupational medical condition that affects the hand and wrist. Repetitive movements of the hands can cause inflammation and swelling of tissue within the wrist, which can pinch or compress the median nerve.

  • 3 Benefits Of Undergoing Rolfing For Better Football Performance

    9 May 2016

    Have you decided to join a football team and want to make sure that your health is in top shape first? It is in your best interest to undergo a few sessions of Rolfing, which is a procedure in which a chiropractor will deeply massage the soft tissues of your body to improve the way it is aligned and functions. In this article, you will learn how undergoing Rolfing sessions can improve your overall health so you can play at your best ability after joining the football team.

  • Neck Pain Not Related To Injury: What May Be Causing Your Aches

    16 April 2016

    Neck pain can be quite debilitating, and you don't even have to have a serious injury to encounter the sharp twangs or ongoing aches in your neck, shoulders, and upper spine. If you have been encountering neck pain but can't recall any serious injury that you can blame your symptoms on, it's helpful to know other ways you can experience neck pain from every-day activities. Here are some ways you can have neck pain without having any real injury as a cause.

  • A Real Pain In The Butt: Understanding The Anatomy Of Sciatica And How A Chiropractor Can Help

    15 April 2016

    Joking about someone or something being a pain in the butt is a common occurrence. However, if you are suffering with sciatica nerve pain, you're already aware that an actual pain in the behind is no laughing matter. Sciatica often causes an excruciating pain that radiates from the buttocks down into the legs. It can also cause burning pain, numbness, and tingling. Fortunately, a trip to the chiropractor may be able to help you get some relief.