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Your Backpack Stresses Your Back

This can cause your spine to compress unnaturally. People who carry heavy backpacks sometimes lean forward. Over time this can cause the shoulders to become rounded and the upper
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Which NSAID is Safe? Advil? Motrin? Aleve? Celebrex?

Background: Not long ago the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) strengthened an existing warning that pain relievers known as nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) increase the risk of heart
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How Can I Avoid Hurting my Back?

Background: 80 percent of people will experience low back pain at some time in their lives that is serious enough to cause them to seek professional help. You might
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With School Out, is Your Child’s Spine Fine?

With school out, now is the ideal time to ensure your child’s spine is in alignment.Summertime activities can place stresses and strains on the spine. We would be happy
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Cox Technic: The First Name in Spinal Pain Relief

Dr. Mills has completed the coursework and testing to become a Cox Technic Certified Doctor – one of only a handful in the DFW area. Cox Technic is a research-documented spinal manipulation technique to
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Is There a Problem with Surgery for Low Back Pain?

Low back pain has been called a “curse of mankind,” since about 80 percent of people will have it to the degree that they will seek medical help. Generally
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Have Both Headaches and Low Back Pain?

Background: While it is well known that many headaches are due to neck pain – this type of headache is called cervicogenic, or originating from the neck – what
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Study Shows Chiropractic Best for Low Back Pain

Background: Perhaps the most prestigious medical journal is JAMA, The Journal of the America Medical Association. In a large-scale study, JAMA looked at Low Back Pain, the #1 cause
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Does Spinal Surgery Relieve Pain?

Background: A study examining almost 2500 adults who had undergone spinal surgery showed that only a small percentage were able to get off opioid drugs following surgery. What Does
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Chiropractic Better Than Medication for Neck Pain?

Background: A study examining 272 adults who had suffered with neck pain for two to 12 weeks demonstrated that neck pain improved more with chiropractic care than with either
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Prestigious Journal Supports Chiropractic

Background: Low back pain is one of the most common ailments facing mankind. An estimated 80 percent of adults will seek professional help for this distressing condition at some