Detecting Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Early

Because the early symptoms of carpal tunnel syndrome (CTS) don't interfere too much with one's ability to carry out regular tasks, they are commonly overlooked or ignored. As a result, many people do not believe it is worthwhile to schedule and attend a doctor's visit to address the problem. Many people with CTS put off seeking help for months or even years until their symptoms become too triggering, limiting, and...

Scapular Dyskinesis

The shoulder is made up of four joints: the glenohumeral, scapulothoracic, acromioclavicular, and sternoclavicular, which work together to move the upper arm. Because major muscles and related structures are anchored in the scapula, the shoulder blade, or scapula, is an important role in correct shoulder movement. When diagnosing a patient with shoulder pain, however, a problem with the scapula is simple to overlook. The main reason the scapula is ignored is...

Treating Low Back-Related Leg Pain

Low back-related leg pain (LBRLP) is a prevalent ailment that sends patients to primary care clinics, including chiropractic offices. However, these situations are often complicated, and diagnosing the underlying reason can be difficult clinically. Let's have a look at the current LBRLP treatment options. To begin, the patient's doctor must evaluate whether the leg pain is radicular or referred, as this will help determine which structures or soft tissues in the...

Walking For A Healthy Back?

Scientists who investigated the spine's construction came to the conclusion that it was designed for walking. This may come as a surprise given how seldom we humans walk these days. Our lives have evolved over millennia, from days spent walking and hunting for food to a primarily sedentary existence. Many of us spend the majority of our days sitting at a desk, and this has become a big issue for...

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Chiropractic Is an Excellent First Choice for Low Back Pain

The current available research notes that 52% of all opioid prescriptions are for patients with low back pain, and over two million Americans suffer from opioid use disorder (OUD), with 47,000 dying from OUD in 2017. In light of the opioid epidemic, the high cost of diagnostic tests and invasive treatment, and the low level of patient satisfaction with such care, researchers from the Boston University School of Public Health...