15 03, 2017

Massage or Other Therapy – How To Make A Choice

By |2020-04-13T14:01:05-04:00March 15th, 2017|Back Pain, Chiropractic, FAQs, Health Tips, Massage, Spinal Care Tips|Comments Off on 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 available today for treatment.  Some of the common options you have heard of are physical therapy, physical medicine, medication, acupuncture, massage, chiropractic and surgery .  If [...]

12 01, 2017

Sciatica Pain Sufferers Listen Up: Chiropractic Can Reduce Pain

By |2020-04-13T13:52:11-04:00January 12th, 2017|Back Pain, Chiropractic, FAQs, Most Talked About, Spinal Care Tips|Comments Off on 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 described as “most commonly occurring when a herniated disk or a bone spur on the spine compresses [...]

5 01, 2017

What is Piriformis Syndrome? Can Chiropractors Help?

By |2020-04-13T13:50:39-04:00January 5th, 2017|Back Pain, Chiropractic, FAQs, Health Tips, Most Talked About, Spinal Care Tips|Comments Off on 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 a painful condition that occurs when the piriformis muscle is tight and intrudes upon the sciatic nerve [...]

29 12, 2016

How Golfers Can Benefit From Greenville SC Chiropractic Care

By |2020-04-13T13:48:55-04:00December 29th, 2016|Back Pain, FAQs, Spinal Care Tips|Comments Off on How Golfers Can Benefit From Greenville SC Chiropractic Care

Does this sound familiar? It's a warm sunny day with a bit of a breeze, you are on the back nine about to sink a putt. When you swing, your back seizes up with severe pain. The beautiful day of golf turns into painfully riding in the golf cart back to the clubhouse, and you limping painfully to your car. If you have ever strained your back during a golf game, you are not alone. It's estimated of the 30 million [...]

6 12, 2016

Ergonomic Tips For Desk Work | Greenville SC Workplace Helps

By |2020-04-13T13:45:59-04:00December 6th, 2016|Back Pain, FAQs, Health Tips, Most Talked About, Spinal Care Tips|Comments Off on 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 chiropractor Greenville, SC can help. Call 864-292-6777. Ergonomic Tips Simplified Seriously, while not really trying to commit murder, our computer, desk, office chair and keyboard are [...]

26 10, 2016

The Prevalence of Back Pain in School Kids Who Use Backpacks

By |2020-04-13T13:25:18-04:00October 26th, 2016|Back Pain, Chiropractic, Most Talked About, Spinal Care Tips|Comments Off on 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 decreased lung volume. I have written about this issue before, but recently, several studies reveal the truths behind childhood back pain and ways to mitigate it. [...]

16 10, 2016

How Our Greenville Chiropractic Can Help Patients Who Suffer From Arthritis

By |2020-04-13T13:22:25-04:00October 16th, 2016|Back Pain, Chiropractic, Health Tips, Most Talked About, Spinal Care Tips|Comments Off on 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 SC chiropractic can help patients who suffer from arthritis and give you additional arthritis care suggestions including how to alleviate the pain that’s associated with it. What a [...]

21 09, 2016

Losing Weight Can Help Reduce Back Pain for Chiropractic Patients

By |2020-04-13T13:14:34-04:00September 21st, 2016|Back Pain, Diet, FAQs, Spinal Care Tips|Comments Off on 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 stress, excessive strain, muscle weakness, poor sleeping position, lack of exercise and excessive weight could all contribute to making the situation worse.  My blog post today [...]

15 09, 2016

What Chiropractic Patients Need To Know About Low Back Pain

By |2020-04-13T13:13:28-04:00September 15th, 2016|Back Pain, Chiropractic, Health Tips, Spinal Care Tips|Comments Off on 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 at any give time. Even though low back pain plagues many people, finding the cause can be a challenge. However, our Greenville SC chiropractors are spinal [...]

8 04, 2015

Back Pain Relief by Our Greenville SC Chiropractor

By |2020-04-23T14:11:03-04:00April 8th, 2015|Back Pain, FAQs, Spinal Care Tips|Comments Off on 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 all day at work, or a little extra weight up front, it's no wonder that 80 percent of Americans will suffer from back pain at some [...]