back pain

November 12, 2018
Back Pain

The Answer to Getting Rid of Back Pain

Having constant back pain causes such as spasms, muscle strains, or disk issues can put a damper on your life. It can be hard to focus […]
June 20, 2018
Seasonal Back Pain

Why Does My Back Hurt?

Medical experts rank back pain as one of most common medical conditions, affecting an estimated 80% of all Americans at some point during their lives. What […]
November 15, 2017
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Can Sitting Cause Back Pain? How?

Back pain affects up to 8 in 10 people at some point during their lifetime. Back pain is common in part because the spine is central […]
November 8, 2017
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The Importance of Stretching When Experiencing Back Pain

Mild back pain can be a nuisance. It turns everyday tasks into painful challenges. Walking, exercising, working and even sitting in a chair can cause unfathomable […]
November 1, 2017
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What Causes Back Pain and Leg Pain?

An estimated 80% of the population experiences back pain– especially lower back pain– at one point or another in their lifetime. While still prevalent, leg pain […]
October 27, 2017
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Choosing a Mattress When Suffering From Chronic Back Pain

Individuals suffering from chronic back pain may begin to wonder if their outdated mattress contributes to their discomfort. The average human spends one-third of his or […]
November 8, 2016

Best Exercises to Reduce Back Pain

The news media is bursting at the seams with stories of the incidence of people addicted to pain medications.  Every year prescription painkillers cause more than […]
November 1, 2016

Health Benefits of Walking

One of the best choices for getting your daily exercise is walking.  When Michelle Obama promoted a campaign to walk 10,000 steps daily (the equivalent of […]
October 28, 2016

Benefits of a Standing Desk

Office furniture was staid and boring for decades.  Except for the big boss in the corner office, everyone else had a metal desk and a small […]
June 17, 2015

Is Back Pain a Normal Sign of Aging?

We’ve all seen the pictures of the hunched-over elderly person who has to walk with a cane. It’s one of the first things that come to […]
June 10, 2015

Causes of Back Pain in Young Adults

Back pain… it’s something that most people probably equate to growing older. Most of us have had a parent, grandparent, or even great grandparent who suffered […]
May 25, 2015

Diseases That Cause Back Pain

There are many different causes for back pain and they can range from simple strains to something much more serious. Obviously if you’re in a great […]
May 18, 2015

Causes of Back Pain

Noted pundit Charles Barkley once divided the world into two camps: people who have bad backs and people who don’t. If you would like the relatively […]
April 3, 2015

Nonsurgical Treatment for a Pinched Nerve

A pinched nerve can be a painful and annoying situation.  It tends to happen when there is too much pressure applied to one of the nerves […]
January 28, 2015

Types of Chiropractic Techniques

When it comes to a chiropractor in Livingston you might think that they focus on ONLY spinal adjustments. I mean, that’s what a Chiropractor is after […]
October 24, 2014

How to Avoid Back Pain

Back pain has become the most prevalent type of pain plaguing Americans. More than 100 million people throughout the country report having experienced back pain, with […]
September 4, 2014

Is Joint Manipulation Safe?

The question as to whether chiropractic adjustments are safe has been asked many times over the years. The truth is that millions of patients have benefited […]
July 11, 2014

How to Treat Upper Back Pain

If you’ve suffered from upper back pain, then you know what an obstacle it can be in your life, as it makes it harder to perform […]
July 7, 2014

Causes of Upper Back Pain

True, the upper back does not cause as many visits to the doctor as the lower back does. Because less motion occurs in the upper than […]
July 1, 2014

Causes of Lower Back Pain

Back pain reportedly affects 80 to 90 percent of all Americans at some point in their lives. More than half of us in this country are […]
June 23, 2014

Back Pain and Pregnancy

“Pregnancy is a construction zone going on in your belly!” Could anyone have put it better than TV’s Al Roker? Unfortunately, ‘constructing’ a baby not only […]
February 27, 2014

Causes of Back Pain in Men

Back pain is a very common problem for many individuals, especially among adults. However, it is much less likely that a man will seek the help […]
February 23, 2014

What is Corpectomy?

A spinal specialist may recommend that a patient undergo a corpectomy in some instances. A corpectomy is a surgical procedure on the spine. Corpectomy in its […]
February 20, 2014

What is Disc Arthroplasty?

One of the most common complaints of patients is back pain. In most cases it is temporary and healing is quick. However, there are times when […]
February 17, 2014

What is Sacroiliitis?

When one or both of the sacroiliac joints become inflamed it is called Sacroiliitis. The sacroiliac joints are where the lower spine connects with the pelvis. […]
February 14, 2014

About Chronic Back Pain

Chronic back pain can be more than just physically taxing; it can also wear on a person’s emotions. When one can gain a clear understanding of […]
February 10, 2014

Recovering from Back Surgery

Recovering from back surgery is certainly not a pleasant experience. Like other surgeries, it will simply take time to reap the full benefits of the surgical […]
February 6, 2014

How to Treat Seasonal Back Pain

Many times individuals complain about experiencing back pain that is associated with drastic changes in the weather. In some cases individuals claim that they can predict […]
February 3, 2014

What Are The Symptoms of a Herniated Disc?

A disc in your body is the cushioning pads that are between the bones that make up your spinal cord. The purpose of these discs is […]
January 26, 2014

What Are Bone Spurs?

Osteophytes, or bone spurs, are bony projections that tend to develop right along the bones edge. They often form where two bones come together at your […]