Category: Health

Shoulder Pain and a Pinched Nerve

Shoulder Pain and a Pinched Nerve A pinched nerve in the shoulder can happen when a nerve coming from the neck is irritated or ‘pressed’ on by a misaligned vertebra. […]

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Spinal Distortions

Spinal Distortions Overview Spinal distortions can occur and relate to an abnormal alignment or curve of the bony vertebral column. Adult scoliosis and kyphosis can be caused by age-related wear […]

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Sacroiliac Joint Pain

Sacroiliac Joint Pain Overview Sacroiliac (SI) joint pain is felt in the low back and buttocks. The pain is caused by damage or injury to the joint between the spine […]

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Facet Joint Syndrome/Arthritis

Facet Joint Syndrome/Arthritis Overview Facet joint syndrome is an arthritis-like condition of the spine that can be a significant source of back and neck pain. It is caused by degenerative […]

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Degenerative Disc Disease

Degenerative Disc Disease Overview Degenerative disc disease (DDD) affects the discs that separate the spine bones. As you age, the spine begins to show signs of wear and tear as […]

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Acute Neck Pain

Acute neck pain We acknowledge Mayfield Clinic for the following information. Overview Neck pain results when the spine is stressed by injury, disease, wear and tear, or poor body mechanics. […]

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Acute Low Back Pain

Acute low back pain Overview Back pain results when the spine is stressed by injury, disease, wear and tear, or poor body mechanics. Acute low back pain is abrupt, intense […]

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Herniated Lumbar Disc

Herniated lumbar disc   Overview A herniated disc occurs when the gel-like centre of a disc ruptures or breaks through a weakened area in the tough outer wall, similar to […]

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Chiropractic Treatment – It’s Up To You

Chiropractic care can be divided into the following categories, depending on your needs and the outcome you are wanting to achieve. Phase 1: Pain Relief Phase 2: Restoring normal movement, […]

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