Neurological Pain: How Pain Treatment Centers Help

Lupus, fibromyalgia, muscular dystrophy, Lou Gehrig's disease, and multiple sclerosis all have some things in common-- pain, stiffness, fatigue and a neurological connection. Dealing with these symptoms is difficult, because you cannot stop the neurological system from sending the incorrect impulses to the brain. You cannot teach the brain to translate the messages differently either. What you can do is visit a pain treatment center, where chiropractors can help in a number of ways. Read More 

Alternative Healing: Why You Need to See a Chiropractor

You are dealing with chronic pain.  Each day, it takes an immense amount of effort to even roll out of bed and get started with your daily activities.  However, it doesn't have to be this way. Chiropractors, who largely specialize in issues related to the back and spine, have a number of treatment options available to you so that daily life won't be so painful. Use these tips to learn more about why you need to see a chiropractor as soon as possible. Read More 

Causes And Prevention Of Lower Back Pain

Anyone who has experienced lower back pain knows that it can be terribly painful. Some back injuries require only a few days of rest, while others require surgery and a long period of recuperation. Injuries to the lower back are also felt along the sciatic nerve, which runs from the lower back to the feet. Pain may be felt along the buttocks, legs, or feet. Many incidences of back pain can be avoided or at least minimized by awareness of the causes and how to prevent them. Read More 

What To Expect From Chiropractic Treatment

If you've never visited a chiropractor, you may be nervous about the type of treatment you'll receive. For example, a term such as "spinal manipulation," which is frequently used in reference to chiropractic care, can certainly conjure images of an uncomfortable procedure. In reality, chiropractors are trained medical specialists who believe that your body is one, connected structure, rather than a series of individual parts. Chiropractors like those at Action Chiropractic seek to balance that structure to help your body heal itself. Read More 

Three Reasons Not To Rely On Ibuprofen To Alleviate Chronic Back Pain

Ibuprofen is a relatively mild pain killer than can certainly be useful for easing the occasional headache or sore throat. However, many patients rely on ibuprofen not as an occasional aid, but as a daily treatment for chronic back pain. Unfortunately, ibuprofen does nothing to address the actual causes of back pain, which often include poor posture and herniated discs. Instead, it just masks the pain, and in many cases, ends up doing more harm than good in the long run. Read More