Category Archives: Low Back Health

Posts con­cern­ing the pre­ven­tion and treat­ment of low back pain, help­ing low­er back pain, disc prob­lems, sci­at­i­ca, pinched nerves of the low back, and using a chi­ro­prac­tor for low back pain.

Mix of Amino Acids, Herbs Beats Back Pain

A com­bi­na­tion of amino acids and herbal anti-inflam­ma­to­ries beats NSAID’s for back pain. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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My Back Pain is Better — Do I Still Have to Come for My Chiropractic Treatments?

Low back patients who con­tin­ued to receive spinal adjust­ments every two weeks stayed clear of low back pain for more than 9 months. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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What Powerlifters Taught Me About Treating Intervertebral Discs

Lum­bar decom­pres­sion with the DRX-9000 works by break­ing down the fibers of the inter­ver­te­bral disc to allow them to grow back stronger than ever. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Epidural Injections for Back Pain and Sciatica

Epidur­al injec­tions, though wide­ly used for low back pain and sci­at­i­ca, have lim­it­ed ben­e­fits along with a sig­nif­i­cant like­li­hood of doing harm. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Three Groups of People Who Can Benefit from Non-Surgical Lumbar Decompression

The DRX-9000 was devel­oped as an alter­na­tive to surgery for patients with her­ni­at­ed lum­bar discs. But there are oth­er vari­eties of back pain that can be helped, too. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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The Chemistry of Bulging Disc Treatment

Back pain means more than a break­down of your spine’s bio­me­chan­ics. The chem­istry of back pain is com­plex and offers clues to treat­ment. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Chiropractic Pillows: Pillow Talk Courtesy of Guest Author Dr. George Russell

My col­league George Rus­sell fields ques­tions about pil­lows and how to get the most out of a night’s sleep. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Helping Lower Back Pain With Chiropractic — New Scientific Evidence

The lat­est research on chi­ro­prac­tic meth­ods for help­ing low­er back pain from the med­ical jour­nal Spine. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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New Standards for the Diagnosis of Lumbar Spinal Canal Stenosis

The diag­nos­tic cri­te­ria for spinal steno­sis are con­tro­ver­sial. Which tests are best? How do the phys­i­cal signs of pain and leg weak­ness con­nect with the MRI pic­ture of a nar­rowed spinal canal? Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Research deepens questions about low back mri

Researchers reviewed records of 1,000 MRI’s tak­en of patients with low back pain and found that more than half were pre­scribed inap­pro­pri­ate­ly. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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