Tag: lower back pain

Chronic low back pain is a real disease

In our western model of medicine where disease ‘ABC’ needs pill ‘XYZ’, it is hard to understand that there is not a pill to treat chronic pain. I frequently have patients ask what they can do for the pain. Some times the answer is ‘nothing but enter a coma.” However, we live in the real […]

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Start Back Questionnaire for Low Back Pain

Odds are that we will all suffer some debilitating lower back pain at some point in our life.  Chiropractic care can help us get back into full activity, and reduce our pain.  Some chiropractic patients do not respond to traditional treatment protocols and they need to be referred out for other procedures.  Sadly, there are […]

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How chiropractic can help spinal stenosis

Lumbar stenosis comes in two major varieties.  There is central canal stenosis and lateral recess stenosis.  Both are problematic and can cause pain and disability.  Thankfully, both can be treated with safe, conservative, affordable chiropractic care. Central Canal Stenosis This type of stenosis can occur when the tube in which the spinal cord resides becomes […]

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