Arthritis used to be thought of as something that automatically happens when you age, but a growing number of young people are being diagnosed with arthritis. Likewise, many senior citizens are not content to let arthritis limit their active lifestyle and they want solutions for their pain.
Asthma happens when a person breathes in normally, but they have problems exhaling.
- Breastfeeding Issues
Carpal Tunnel Syndome
What if you couldn’t pick up a cup because your hands hurt too much? Millions of people suffer from carpal tunnel syndrome and other hand problems.
Have you ever heard of a bulging disc or slipped disc? The technical term is a disc herniation, and chiropractic and acupuncture can help heal mild to moderate forms of disc herniations.
Fibromyalgia is a poorly understood disorder characterized by fatigue and gnawing, burning, constant pain in the muscles, tendons, and joints.
Middle Back Pain
Oftentimes patients come in complaining of pain between their shoulder blades or thoracic region. In reality it’s difficult, although not impossible, to injure the middle back.
Oftentimes people who work at computers or who keep their eyes focused on one spot for a long time (such as those who have long commutes to work) will develop neck pain.
Having been diagnosed with scoliosis as a teenager, Dr. Long is very familiar with scoliosis (abnormal lateral curvature of the spine) and its effects on the body.
Many patients have suffered from sprains and strains of the shoulder complex and rotator cuff. There are actually many more muscles and ligaments that can cause shoulder pain.
Emotional stress can have devastating consequences on the nervous and immune system. It oftentimes causes even more vertebral subluxations than physical trauma.
The temporomandibular joint (TMJ) or jaw can frequently move out of the correct position and cause tremendous jaw pain, headaches, and neck pain.