Relieving Sciatica Nerve Pain Without Surgery

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Sciatica nerve pain spreads down from the lower back through the thigh and into the leg and foot. Sciatica is a condition that occurs for several reasons, whether its inflamed spinal nerves, a herniated disc or deterioration from age. Different people experience varying degrees of mild to severe pain associated with Sciatica. The more severe the pain, the more drastic …

Natural Sciatica Nerve Pain Treatments

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Natural treatments are available for those suffering from sciatica nerve pain or a herniated disc. All too often people rush off to surgery or start living on painkillers, which may seem to be the quickest solution, but there are risks attached. So, what is the alternative? Adequate exercise and a healthy diet and lifestyle can help manage pain naturally, with …

Lower Back Pain Treatments to Help You Sleep Better

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Lower back pain is a nerve-wracking experience that can result in many difficulties throughout your day, such as reduced movement, pain in your lower extremities, muscle spasms, and soreness. Back pain can also negatively affect your sleep, leading to grogginess, inadequate attention, and irritability. Many factors contribute to back pain including smoking, a herniated disc, lack of exercise, poor diet, …

Chronic Lower Back Pain How to Treat It without Surgery

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Making wise lifestyle choices and health decisions can help alleviate chronic lower back pain and sometimes eliminate it completely. Millions of Americans suffer from debilitating back discomfort that limits daily activity and takes much of the joy out of life. So, what can you do? Surgery is invasive and comes with many risks and long recovery time. Taking OTC NSAIDs …

Regaining Mobility For Frozen Hip Joint Sufferers

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If you’re suffering from frozen hip, it’s imperative to seek out frozen hip joint treatment to prevent it from advancing further. Frozen hip — otherwise known as adhesive capsulitis — can lead to severe pain and immobility. Adhesive capsulitis can also affect the shoulder, a more common condition called “frozen shoulder.” In patients with frozen hip, the tissues within the joint thicken …

Treating Sports Injuries in Adolescents

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Most young adolescents are involved in physical sports and activities. It improves their strength and flexibility, as well as their overall physical and mental health. About 40 percent of physical injuries suffered by adolescents relate to sports. Parents may be concerned by this, especially those who are not familiar with chiropractic treatment for sports injuries and its benefits over traditional …

Why Chiropractic Treatments Are Essential for Rapid Sports Injury Healing

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The term “sports injuries” refers to injuries sustained during any athletic activity. They can occur because of an accident, poor form, not warming up properly or pushing yourself too hard. It is essential that you seek chiropractic treatment for sports injuries so that you can recover properly and as quickly as possible.   What are the most common sports injuries? …

The Secret to Healing Achilles Tendinitis

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The Achilles tendon is the strongest tendon in the entire body. It connects the two muscles of the calf and is responsible for walking, running, jumping and any other activity that requires foot and ankle movement. So, when you injure this important area of the body it is essential that you act early to reduce the severity of the injury …

The Current State of Children’s Health in the United States

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Children have far more factors that are detrimental to their health nowadays than they did 20 years ago. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 9.4% of children have been diagnosed with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD); 7.4% of children have been diagnosed with a behavior problem of some kind; 7.1% of children have been diagnosed with anxiety; …

Screening Your Children for Scoliosis

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The spine is one of the most important bones in the body. It protects the spinal cord and helps to keep us upright and to walk straight. For those with scoliosis, however, there are many challenges to walking and normal body function. Be sure that scoliosis screening is part of regular pediatric chiropractic treatment for your children. What is scoliosis …