Archive for February 2017

Rib Pain

Rib pain may result from many causes and responds exceptionally well to chiropractic treatment. Terminology There are several different terms associated with rib pain: Costochondritis – Term found in medical textbooks literally meaning inflammation of the rib cartilage. Intercostal Neuritis – Meaning inflammation of the intercostal nerves […]

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Chiropractic Care vs. Prescription Medication

Unfortunately, chronic pain is a remarkably normal condition impacting an estimated 76.5 million Americans, one-third of whom describe their pain as severe and “disabling”1 Because of this, millions of Americans rely on prescription medication. And while these medications may address the pain, they do not address the […]

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Scoliosis? How Chiropractic Can Help

The majority of scoliosis cases are idiopathic, meaning that there is no known cause. However, both age and spinal deterioration can contribute to the development of an abnormal scoliotic curvature of the spine. In some cases, most often with regard to women, another contributing factor may be […]

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Safety of Neck Adjustments

Neck adjustments are very often used to treat neck pain and some types of headaches. These precise cervical manipulations, commonly known as neck adjustments, act to improve joint mobility in the neck. Neck adjustments also act to restore range of motion and reduce muscle spasm, helping to […]

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