Archive for February 2019

Neck Herniations: Spinal manipulation vs Injections

Here is a study comparing people with symptomatic MRI confirmed disc herniations and how they did with either spinal manipulative therapy (SMT) / (adjustments) or image guided nerve root injections. The title and study reference are below if you want to look at it. Symptomatic, Magnetic Resonance Imaging-Confirmed Cervical Disk Herniation Patients: A Comparative-Effectiveness Prospective…

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plantar fasciitis

Plantar fasciitis is one of the most common causes of heel pain. It is caused by inflammation or degeneration in the tendon that connects the bottom of your foot to the heel bone. It is common for the pain to be worst when you first step down on it in the morning, then can ease…

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Maintenance care -vs- symptom care

Low back pain is often chronic and recurrent. For those who have recurrent low back pain (LBP) they often have the choice of coming in for treatment when the pain hits or doing maintenance  care – which means once you pain is cleared up, pop in for treatment once every 2, 4, or 6 weeks…

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Have Headaches?

Got headaches??? You may want to read this…… I am not much of a blogger – but I wanted to touch on some research I found interesting and relevant for anyone who suffers from headaches. I’m going to summarize a study done in the Journal Spine in 2018 that looks at cervicogenic headaches and how…

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