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Chiropractor Or Osteopath – Which Is Ideal for You?

Chiropractor Or Osteopath – Which Is Ideal for You?

There are lots of natural alternative care remedies to select from. A number boost your wellbeing and allow you to live a much healthier life. These organic remedies are also frequently a far better solution to test instead of conventional drugs and drugs. Two alternative maintenance remedies that some people have difficulty picking between is chiropractic care and osteopathic care. Both look like the surface, because they both approach an entire body notion of therapy. But, there are a few big differences too. Keep reading to determine which alternative care therapy is most effective for you. What’s Osteopathic Care? Osteopathic care started off with the belief that each one the […]

Immune System and Fibromyalgia

Immune System and Fibromyalgia

Fibromyalgia (FM) is often categorized as a diagnosis of exclusion, meaning the causes are unknown and a diagnosis is often reach once all other options have been explored and ruled out. In its clinical presentation, Fibromyalgia is described as a central sensitivity syndrome with hallmark symptoms related to abnormal processing of the central nervous system. New research is uncovering the connection between the central nervous system and the immune system in the inflammatory processes underlying chronic pain, fatigue, and cognitive changes which are classic signs of Fibromyalgia. There is a growing appreciation of the interconnectedness of the nervous and immune systems of the body, leading to a new area of […]

What is your neck muscles spasm telling you?

What is your neck muscles spasm telling you?

The neck muscles perform several very important functions and when in spasm may be signaling you to address an underlying condition. There are several layers of neck muscles that extend from just below the surface of the skin to deeply surrounding the spinal bones, and an uncontrolled contraction of these muscles (neck muscle spasm) can cause extreme pain, limited range of motion, and other related symptoms or secondary conditions.  Generally speaking, the neck muscles perform three main functions: Support Movement Proprioception (spatial awareness) SUPPORT The human head weighs approximately 8-15 pounds (equivalent to a bowling ball) and contains the most important organ in the body; the brain. The weight of […]

Are You Suffering With Chronic Neck Pain

Are You Suffering With Chronic Neck Pain What is the difference between  acute and chronic pain?  as well as methods of treating chronic pain.  According to Web MD there is a significant difference between chronic neck pain and acute neck pain.  Acute pain usually starts at the impact of injury where as chronic pain can last for months and even years.  The goal of this article is to inform chronic pain sufferers about the cause and effect of chronic neck pain, and to give information on a few popular treatments and then to introduce reader to a little known procedure that has helped the sufferer a great deal with their […]

Are You Sick Of Sciatic Pain?

Are You Sick Of Sciatic Pain?

Sciatic Doctor In Los Angeles If you’ve ever had sciatic pain then you know it’s not a laughing matter.  Sciatic pain can come in waves or it can linger for days, weeks, or months.  Patients sciatic pain either have a disc pressing on the sciatic nerve, or spinal degeneration.  The sciatic nerve is the biggest single nerve in the whole body. The sciatic nerve stems from the lower spine back and runs down the leg. Generally, only one leg is affected because there are two separate nerves, one for each leg. What are some symptoms that indicate sciatica? Searing sharp pain in the affected leg Pins and needles in the affected leg Tightness and pain in the buttock area Muscle weakness […]

What Is Causing My Low Back Pain?

What Is Causing My Low Back Pain?

Natural Low Back Pain Treatment  | Dr. Beth O’Rourke Low Back Pain Treatment Torrance  | Los Angeles Upper Cervical Chiropractor Are you suffering with low back pain?  It may be hard to imagine, but often times low back pain originates from the upper neck. To fully grasp this concept it’s important to understand how closely the neck and low back are connected. Sometimes the area of pain in your body is actually referred pain.  Low back pain often stems from misalignments in the upper neck.  Cervical spine misalignments often have a direct impact on the entire spine as well as the low back. The top two bones in the neck are called the Atlas […]

Are You Suffering With Migraines?

Are You Suffering With Migraines?

South Bay Doctor Treats Migraines Patients According to the Migraines Research Foundation migraines effect 38 million men, women and children per year in the United States.  Migraines are the 3rd most prevalent illness worldwide and the 6th most disabling illness in the world. More than 4 million people in the United States have chronic daily migraines.   In the following article we would like to discuss some of the current medical options for the treatment of migraine headaches.  Then we will discuss a less common known procedure known as Upper Cervical Care that has been helping patients get off their migraine medication and live a pain free, better, quality of life. GET THE […]