Entries by MyChiroPractice

Taking Corticosteroids? You May be at an Increased Risk for Spinal Fractures!

Osteoporosis is a condition many people become intimately familiar with in their old age. Women are especially at-risk. And while it’s generally attributed to deficiencies of Vitamin D and calcium, other factors can contribute to the condition, such as corticosteroids. If you’re taking corticosteroids for another condition – whether orally, as a cream, or through […]

Tense? Chiropractic and TENS May be a Winning Combination

Muscle tension is debilitating, no matter what level it affects you at. It can lead to everything from personal discomfort to serious nervous system issues, a reduced range of motion, and even semi-permanent mobility restrictions. If you’re experiencing regular bouts of extreme muscle tension, it’s time for a trip to the chiropractor. At Advanced Spine […]

Tender Points vs. Trigger Points: Diagnosing Fibromyalgia

In spinal healthcare, two primary types of points are used to delineate different types of pain and their relevant causes: Tender points and trigger points. While it’s easy to confuse these two different methods of pinpointing pain, it’s important to realize they refer to distinct and separate phenomena. At Advanced Spine and Posture, we’re adept […]