The roots of chiropractic care can be traced all the way back to the beginning of recorded time. Writings from China and Greece written in 2700 B.C. and 1500 B.C. mention spinal manipulation and the maneuvering of the lower extremities to ease low back pain. Hippocrates, the Greek physician, who lived from 460 to 357 […]

The term “repetitive strain injury” (RSI) is used to describe a group of musculoskeletal problems involving tendons, muscles, nerves and joints commonly occurring in office and manual workers. It is frequently caused by continuous overuse of certain muscles or tendons. Office workers who use computers frequently are at risk from this type of condition, which often […]

Plantar fasciitis is a common condition of the foot that usually causes pain in the underside of the arch and the heel. A number of health care professionals are qualified to diagnose and manage this disorder. Similarities exist in how these professionals may approach an examination for plantar fasciitis; however each professional brings a unique […]