Tag Archives: low back pain

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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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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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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Once Again Research Shows MRIs Not Helpful in Understanding Low Back Pain

Dutch researchers took MRI’s of people with sciatica and compared them with MRI’s taken one year later. Patients who had had surgery were less likely to have a bulging disc one year post-op. But what did that mean? Continue reading

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If You Have Back Problems Be Wary of These Three Exercises

Those with back problems need strengthening exercises to protect their low back but have to be wary to perform only low back-safe maneuvers. Continue reading

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Pain Relief Patches and Gels

The variety of pain gels and patches can be bewildering. Here are the seven main types. Continue reading

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Recent Research Confirms Value of Chiropractic Methods for Back Pain

Manual therapy, including spinal mobilization and manipulation, is one of the best-studied forms of treatment for low back pain. Another research study has been published further proving the effectiveness of these methods. Continue reading

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If Bending Backward Hurts

Learn the simple steps to control the pain of lumbar facet syndrome. Continue reading

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Lumbar Spondylolisthesis and Spondylolisthesis Exercises

Spondylolisthesis, often starting in adolescence, contributes to low back pain in about 5% of adults. Discover the best treatment options including spondylolisthesis exercises. Continue reading

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Lose Weight, Improve Back Pain Control

The latest research is clear: extra weight puts an extra load on your discs and contributes to back pain. Continue reading

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