Spinal decompression

Spinal Decompression Therapy Bloomington, Il: A Nonsurgical Way of Dealing with Spinal Pain

Lower back and neck pain is one of the most common causes of chronic pain in the country and worldwide in general. Approximately 632 million people suffer from lower back pain every year; as such many pain management options have been developed. Some of these methods include Medication, Surgery, and Spinal Decompression Therapy Bloomington, Il. It is the latter that …

three chiropractic doctors wearing a blue scrub suits is performing a surgery

Why all the back surgery?

Back pain affects up to 80 percent of Americans at some point in their lives. Let’s face it, most of us will experience some sort of back pain in our lives. The scary thing is, lower back pain is the most common disability among people under the age of 45! Another scary fact…back pain costs more than $100 billion annually …

a man and a woman looking after a woman who injured her ankle

Ankle Sprains

The most common sports injury is an ankle sprain and about 25,000 people get them every day. But what is an ankle sprain? An ankle sprain is an injury to the ligaments in  the ankle. Your ligaments are tissues that hold the bones of your ankle together. What causes ankle sprains? • If your foot hits the ground at an …

illustration of the nerves in the body

Sciatia and Leg Pain

The sciatic nerve is the longest nerve in the body. Sometimes it becomes inflamed. This condition is called sciatica. If you have leg pain it may not be sciatica, but sciatica almost always involves leg pain. People that suffer from sciatica often have pain along the nerve path, usually in the back of legs and thighs. Pain may also be …

Pained Wrist

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: What is it again?

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS) is a condition that results from pressure applied to the median nerve on the palm side of the wrist that causes numbness, tingling, weakness, and/or muscle damage affecting the thumb side of the hand and fingers, including the thumb, index, 3rd and thumb side of the 4th finger. There is literally a tunnel through which 9 …