Back Pain

Massage or Other Therapy – How To Make A Choice

Massage or Other Therapy – How To Choose Our human body is a strong and resilient machine, which when taken care of can last for over 9 decades of life.  When the machine breaks down though, it hurts. A massage choice can be an important option for care. When pain happens, there are so many options [...]

Sciatica Pain Sufferers Listen Up: Chiropractic Can Reduce Pain

Sciatica pain is a common complaint in a chiropractic office. Are you experiencing pain along one side of your body from your lower back down through your hip and the back of your leg? If so, you could be suffering from a condition called sciatica. According to the Mayo Clinic, sciatica pain can best be [...]

What is Piriformis Syndrome? Can Chiropractors Help?

What is Piriformis Syndrome? A small muscle located deep in the buttocks, the piriformis muscle performs the essential function of rotating the leg outwards. There are times when our patients search for information about their back pain before arriving at our office.  A common question I’m asked is “what is Piriformis Syndrome?”  Piriformis Syndrome is [...]

Ergonomic Tips For Desk Work | Greenville SC Workplace Helps

There are dangers in everyday life, from slipping in the shower to getting side swiped by the guy texting in the car next to you on Woodruff Road.  The risk doesn't end once we are safely behind our desks, because… sitting is killing us!  Workplace ergonomics often are the reason for many aches and pains. Our [...]

The Prevalence of Back Pain in School Kids Who Use Backpacks

Backpack pain is an all too common condition of school-age children.  While back pain is a known and widely-studied issue in adults, its prevalence in school-aged children has received comparatively little scientific attention. Elementary, middle, and high school students must often carry backpacks that weigh enough to cause chronic back pain, poor posture, and even [...]

How Our Greenville Chiropractic Can Help Patients Who Suffer From Arthritis

Arthritis care is a hot topic in media and drug ads.  It is becoming more common for people to visit chiropractors to treat a variety of different kinds of pain. Greenville SC  chiropractic treatment provides many benefits to people who suffer from a wide variety of conditions like arthritis. In today’s article, I'll explore how Greenville [...]

Losing Weight Can Help Reduce Back Pain for Chiropractic Patients

Losing Weight and Back Pain Back pain is one of the most common and most troublesome problems that people experience. Eight out of 10 individuals will struggle with back pain during some point in their life, the US National Library of Medicine reports. Low and chronic back pain can be aggravated by many triggers. Mechanical [...]

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What Chiropractic Patients Need To Know About Low Back Pain

Although chiropractic is dedicated to finding and correcting spinal joint problems (also known as spinal subluxations), most patients seek chiropractic care to alleviate pain and other health-related symptoms. One condition that our Greenville SC chiropractic patients seek relief from is persistent low back pain. According to the American Chiropractic Association, 31 million Americans experience low back pain [...]

Back Pain Relief by Our Greenville SC Chiropractor

Are you suffering with back pain and looking for back pain relief? Our Greenville SC chiropractor may be able to help! In 2013, our U.S. Department of Labor estimated that 100 million work days are lost every year due to low back pain. Causes of Back Pain? Carrying kids on your shoulders, cleaning the floors, lifting, sitting [...]

Pregnancy Chiropractor in Greenville SC

Greenville Pregnancy Chiropractor? Chiropractic treatment methods are available to many patient profiles, from infants and children to those in their senior years.  Obviously, gender is not a factor since both men and women seek chiropractic care and experience similar positive results.  But, what about care for the pregnant patient?  Is there such a thing as [...]

X-Rays and “It’s Just a Stiff Neck Doc!”

X-rays are a diagnostic tool which most chiropractors include as an important part of determining the appropriateness and safety of chiropractic care.  I have written about x-rays before, but a colleague's Facebook post along with the interesting history of a recent patient of our office returns me to blog about this subject of x-rays once again. Interested in [...]