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Neck Pain, Chiropractic Care And YOU!

Most people might have a neck pain these days or at some point but not a lot of them really understand neck pain. What some may find surprising is that it’s not just because you’re tired. Most often than not, there’s more behind it and the pain is just the symptom.

Causes Of Neck Pain

Being In One Position For Too LongIf you slump all day on the couch, sit all day at your desk job, or are doing any activity that makes you be in one position for extended period of time, you’ll experience stiffness and/or muscle spasms in the neck area which leads to pain.
Jobs That Involve Repetitive MotionIf there are jobs that require a person to be in a stagnant position, there are those that entail repetitive motion like those who operate a drill press or practically anyone whose job is in power equipment or continuous assembly line operation. Those kinds of jobs tend to bring muscle tension and irritation of the nerves and blood vessels in the neck.
Strain To The Cervical VertebraeThis happens when th…

7 Health Conditions Not Many Of Us Expect Chiropractic Care Can Help With

It’s true that majority of people who seek chiropractic care suffers from back pain. However, that doesn’t mean it’s the only condition chiropractors can treat. They may be known for it but they’re more than just bone doctors. Here are some conditions that research has discovered chiropractic care can also help with.

1. Premenstrual Discomfort
PMS symptoms include back pain, bloating, cramping, and fatigue. This is often because there’s evidence of nerve compromise to your reproductive organs. By combining manual spinal adjustments and soft tissue therapy premenstrual discomfort would improve.

2. Testicular Pain
This particular condition may have many causes. However, there have been some cases where patients with testicular pain who also had back and leg pain improved with just one adjustment. This only shows that when there are additional spinal variables, an alternative treatment like chiropractic care can be more effective.

3. Bell’s Palsy
Results may vary from person to person but with…