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What is a Degenerative Disc Disease?

What is a Degenerative Disc Disease? 1

  The word “disease” in degenerative disc disease is controversial. Many experts would prefer to call it a “disorder” rather than a disease. A look at the causes explains why calling it a disease is sometimes a misnomer.   Our “discs” are soft structures between the vertebrae in the spinal column. They give the spinal…

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What Type of Headache Do You have?

What Type of Headache Do You have? 3

A headache is a headache, right? Not necessarily. The Mayo Clinic lists three general types of headaches. Identifying the type of headache you most frequently get can be the first step towards finding an effective headache treatment. The first step to seeking treatment is to understand what type of headache you have.   Tension Headaches…

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Why Does My Back Ache in Winter?

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As cold weather approaches, chiropractors often work overtime. Patients complain of increasing back and neck pain. Is there a connection between back and neck pain and cold weather? Science is yet to identify the reason why back and neck pain is aggravated in cold weather. Some suggest that the drop in barometric pressure (the weight…

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Backpack Tips: Get your Child’s Happy back at school

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As you get ready to send your children back to school this January, John Petrozzi, a chiropractor in Leichhardt, would like to provide you with some important tips on how your child can correctly carry their backpack and prevent long term spinal damage as well as back and neck pain. An in-field observational study conducted…

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