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Avoiding Back Pain While You Sleep

Is it common for you to wake up with back muscle pain in San Jose ? If so, then there are several factors that your chiropractor will tell you to consider. Watch this video to learn how you can avoid ...
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Examining the Risk Factors for Sciatica

Sciatica is a common condition that can cause pain, weakness, and numbness that radiates from the lumbar spine to the buttock and down the leg. Has your chiropractor near San Jose diagnosed you with ...
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What Are the Short and Long-Term Complications of Whiplash?

Were you recently in a car accident and find yourself suffering from whiplash symptoms ? If so, then consider seeing an auto accident chiropractor in San Jose. Continue reading to learn about the ...
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What Causes Herniated Discs?

Herniated discs are a common type of back injury that can cause sciatica and symptoms like pain, muscle weakness, numbness, and tingling. If you’re suffering from arm, leg, or lower back pain, ...
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Tips for Reducing the Risk of Injuries in an Auto Accident

Auto accidents are a common cause of injuries seen in chiropractic practices near San Jose because the forces involved in these collisions can affect the neck and back in many ways. Read on for tips ...
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Cervicogenic Headaches

Cervicogenic headaches are headaches that start from musculoskeletal problems in the cervical spine or neck. Cervicogenic headaches can mimic a migraine often going from intermittent to constant and ...
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Pes Anserine Bursitis or PET

Pes anserine bursitis or PET is the inflammation of the combined tendons of the semitendinosus, the sartorius and gracilis where they meet at the medial knee. This condition can be especially ...
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IIliotibial band syndrome

Iliotibial band syndrome is an inflammatory overuse injury of the connective tissue running along the lateral aspect of the leg. The band begins at the iliac crest of the pelvic bones, runs down the ...
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A Look at Chiropractic Assessment of the Thoracic Spine

Although the thoracic spine doesn’t have as many issues as the lower back or neck, it can still cause pain. Your chiropractor in San Jose will assess your thoracic spine for misalignments or ...
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How Chiropractic Care Can Treat Your Sciatica

Did you know that your leg pain might actually be originating in your spine? This is because the sciatic nerve extends from your lower back down the back of each of your legs. If there’s a ...
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Turmeric

Here at your, San Jose Chiropractor, we mostly deal with conditions that involve inflammation and we try to reduce it with a number of manual procedures including adjusting. Chronic inflammation in ...
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Anterior Pelvic tilt

Anterior Pelivic Tilt is a condition in which the pelvis tilts forward leading to a pronounced lower back arch, a bulging stomach and internal rotation of the hip. These postural abnormalities are ...
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SICK Scapula

The SICK scapula is a condition characterized by: S capula malposition I nferior medial border prominence C oracoid pain and malposition K inesis abnormalities of the scapula The condition presents as ...
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Golfer's Elbow

Medial epicondylitis or Golfer's Elbow is caused by inflammation in the tendons that connect the forearm to the elbow. The pain starts on the medial epicondyle, the bony bump on the inside of your ...
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The Long Term Benefits of Chiropractic Care

Chiropractic care involves the use of spinal adjustments to help improve joint alignment in the back and restore proper nervous system function. If you’re wondering if this form of health care ...
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Why Migraine Sufferers Should Visit a Chiropractor

Most people think of back pain when they think of visiting a chiropractor, but in reality, chiropractors treat many other conditions. One such issue that a chiropractor can address is migraine ...
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What Patients Need to Know About Seatbelt Injuries

Wearing a seatbelt dramatically increases your chances of surviving a car accident, but unfortunately, the seatbelt itself can also lead to injuries. The benefits of wearing a seatbelt far outweigh ...
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What Causes the Popping Sound During a Chiropractic Adjustment?

When you visit a chiropractor in San Jose for the first time, one thing that might catch you off-guard is the popping sound your back makes during a spinal adjustment. The popping is completely ...
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Caring for Yourself After a Chiropractic Visit

Your chiropractic care does not necessarily end after your appointment with a chiropractor in San Jose, CA. A comprehensive chiropractic treatment plan will often include aftercare guidance. You might ...
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Rotator Cuff Tendonitis?

Your chiropractor in San Jose will use the following symptoms and characteristics to determine if you have a rotator cuff tendinopathy. They will palpate in the area of the four rotator cuff tendons ...
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Lateral Hip Pain

Lateral hip pain is a very common condition amongst runners, cyclist and any participant in an activity that repetitively bends the knee. Diagnosing lateral hip pain can be quite complex as there are ...
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What Causes the Pop?

When you visit your San Jose chiropractor, and get a spinal manipulation or adjustment it is often accompanied by an audible crack. This noise is created when the joint is moved with a specific manual ...
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Cellular Benefits IATSM

IASTM or instrument assisted soft tissue manipulation has been shown to have multiple benefits including reduction of scar tissue increased vascular response and the remodeling of unorganized collagen ...
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Benefits of IASTM

There are many benefits to receiving instrument assisted soft tissue mobilization by your San Jose Chiropractor. Clinical Studies of IASTM have shown improvements in range of motion, increase in ...
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IASTM or Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization

IASTM or Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization is a technique used by our San Jose Chiropractor which involves a range of tools to efficiently locate and treat soft tissue injuries. IASTM ...
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