People often associate chiropractic treatment with back pain and its related issues. However, many health problems can be addressed through chiropractic care, among them issues with dizziness and poor balance. Balance is your ability to center your body’s mass over its base of support when standing or moving. Trauma during sports can disrupt your ability […]
Plantar fasciitis is an extremely painful condition, and it is also difficult to treat for a variety of reasons. Patients who present this condition to their doctor may have a hard time understanding why the treatment options available are relatively limited. This brief summary can help people suffering from plantar fasciitis look at this problem […]
Patients who suffer from plantar heel pain frequently ask about recent innovations and treatments for this type of pain. Acupuncture and dry needling offer many patients something new. This is a viable option for people who are unable to find relief from other methods. For example, standard treatment methods include stretching protocols for the gastrocnemius […]
Plantar fasciitis is a painful condition that can severely restrict the patient’s ability to walk, run and enjoy activities. As the weight of the body is added to the foot, the inflammation can make it impossible to function in a normal manner. This problem has created an industry of professionals who are seeking the root […]
The average athlete has a much higher level of conditioning today than ever before. The minimum level of performance necessary for success is also higher than ever. The slightest nagging injury can make the difference between being a successful everyday player and riding the bench – or not having a job at all. Originally developed in […]
Back pain is the most common disability for people under the age of 45. Moreover, this is estimated that four out of five people will experience some type of back pain over the course of their lives. Because this is such widespread problem, it`s important to know how to identify, prevent and treat back pain.
Physical therapy is a critical tool in the modern healthcare arsenal, and it is often the first step to providing effective mobility treatment options that usually do not involve drugs or surgery. Here are seven of the most common myths and corresponding facts about physical therapy.
Lower back pain is a condition that affects all human beings at one point of their lives. It mainly occurs in the lumbar region, which is the area below the ribcage. The discomfort associated with this medical condition is often intense. It may end on its own, or may require specialized treatment, more so if […]
Most people try to take care of their bodies. For teeth, there is brushing. For hair, there is washing. You probably trim your fingernails and scrub your skin. The food we eat is for our digestive system, and the exercise we do gives our cardiovascular system a boost. With all of this, do you think […]