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Chronic Neck Pain Treatment and Chiropractic by Dr. Eben Davis Doctor of Chiropracty Posted Sun 20 May 2012 12:00am We have been providing chiropractic treatment for chronic neck pain in San Francisco for over 20 years.  Over 70% of Americans will experience neck pain at some point in their lives. Many will develop chronic neck pain, which is neck pain that persists for over 90 days. The primary risk factor for developing chronic neck pain, ... Read on »
Cervical Spondylosis. What is it ? by Dr. Eben Davis Doctor of Chiropracty Posted Tue 02 Jun 2009 4:34pm San Francisco Chiropractor and Chronic Back Pain Doctor comments: Some of the medical terminology that is used to describe degenerative arthritis in the neck is confusing. Basically, cervical spondylosis is another name for osteoarthritis of the neck, degenerative disc disease, or abnormal wear and tear of the spinal discs, spinal bones, li ... Read on »
Why Some Docs Won’t Prescribe Narcotics no Matter How Bad the Pain by Bob Aronson Patient Expert Posted Wed 17 Jul 2013 7:20pm Having Trouble Getting Pain Killers?  Here’s why. Some Florida physicians are mighty gun shy  about prescribing narcotic painkillers for their patients and many of us who need them are being made to suffer unnecessarily. I have osteoarthritis in my neck, back and a few other places.  Osteoarthritis is very painful.  I also get severe ... Read on »
Osteoarthritis Basics: The Joint and Its Parts by PowerofShea Posted Thu 12 Nov 2009 2:20pm A joint is the point where two or more bones are connected. With a few exceptions (in the skull and pelvis, for example), joints are designed to allow movement between the bones and to absorb shock from movements like walking or repetitive motions. These movable joints are made up of the following parts: Cartilage: a hard but slippery coat ... Read on »
Does Weather Affect Arthritis Symptoms? by awesome Healthy Living Professional Posted Mon 17 Jan 2011 5:45pm Many arthritis sufferers say that their symptoms are worse in cold, damp weather and better in warm, dry weather. But is there any research to back up these perceptions? There have been some studies looking at the relationship between the weather and arthritis symptoms. These have resulted in conflicting conclusions. One study looked at ... Read on »
How to Limit the Degeneration in your Neck and other Joints by Nav J. Patient ExpertHealth MavenFacebook Posted Thu 12 Nov 2009 10:00pm Degenerative Joint disease or DJD is the most common form of arthiritis in the neck. In fact the most common located for degenerative disc disease to occur is in the lower cervical spine at the C5, C6 level. Not only are there changes to the bones themselves (for example, the appearance of osteophytes), but there can be decrease in disc height. I ... Read on »
How to Limit the Degeneration in your Neck and other Joints by Nav J. Patient ExpertHealth MavenFacebook Posted Thu 12 Nov 2009 12:00am Degenerative Joint disease or DJD is the most common form of arthiritis in the neck. In fact the most common located for degenerative disc disease to occur is in the lower cervical spine at the C5, C6 level. Not only are there changes to the bones themselves (for example, the appearance of osteophytes), but there can be decrease in dis ... Read on »
Treating Osteoarthritis and Rheumatoid Arthritis in the Cervical Spine Naturally by Nav J. Patient ExpertHealth MavenFacebook Posted Thu 12 Mar 2009 3:42pm If you have been diagnosed with arthritis in the cervical spine, your Dr probably has put you on medications. What are some natural ways you can treat this condition of the cervical spine? If your suffer from arthritis such osteoarthritis or rheumatoid arthritis you may suffer from stiffness, joint pain, tenderness and swelling. Fingers, ... Read on »
What the science says about Tai Chi It can reduce falls in the elderly! by Chiman Healthy Living Professional Posted Wed 04 Nov 2009 10:04pm It can reduce falls in the elderly! Several studies have shown that regular tai chi practice has benefits: It can reduce falls in the elderly or those with balance disorders sometimes dramatically. In one 1996 Atlanta study, elderly people who practiced tai chi for 15 weeks reduced their risk of multiple falls by 47.5 percent. Falls are a pa ... Read on »
The Neck Pain Associated with Occipital Neuralgia by Nav J. Patient ExpertHealth MavenFacebook Posted Fri 07 May 2010 12:00am 7 Comments Ever get pain in the back on your head and neck, specifically at the base of the neck? This muscles here are called the suboccipital muscles collectively, and when there is pain here, the term is occipital neuralgia. What is the Occipital Neuralgia? Occipital neuralgia refers to having pain and muscle spasms that come specifica ... Read on »