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. […]Read more
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 […]Read more
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 […]Read more
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 […]Read more
The word ‘Chiropractic’ comes from the Greek word ‘Cheir’ (meaning ‘hand’) and ‘Praktos’ (meaning ‘done’), i.e. done by hand. The developer of chiropractic, Daniel David Palmer, chose the name. A […]Read more
Does your spine need re-aligning?
Are you worried that your back is maybe ‘out’ and it’s affecting how your feel and what you can do? Are you getting side affects from the medication you are […]Read more
Why go to a Chiropractor?
Without warning, back pain can change your world. It’s something we’ve seen often. Panic can set in when bills need paying and you’re not able to work. Things can quickly […]Read more
Stress on the Spine: Social Media Neck Syndrome
A decade ago the great postural concern for health practitioners was the weight of backpacks when worn by students and travellers. Backpacks were commonly slung over the shoulder, often heavily […]Read more