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Types of Cervical Spine Conditions You Can Treat With Chiropractic Manipulation

Types of Cervical Spine Conditions You Can Treat With Chiropractic Manipulation 1280 720 Msk Therapy

The onset of pain experienced in the upper back, neck, shoulders, and arms is often related to problems with the cervical spine. In these specific regions of the body, trauma or damage to tendons, muscles, fascia, nerves, joints, ligaments, or discs can lead to a cervical spine condition that causes symptoms such as chronic pain,…

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Treating Myofascial Pain Syndrome with Chiropractic Care

Treating Myofascial Pain Syndrome with Chiropractic Care 1280 720 Msk Therapy

Among the many different conditions/diseases, chiropractic care is used to treat, myofascial pain syndrome is certainly one of the most common ones. This chronic pain disorder can affect the fibrous connective tissue (known as fascia) and muscles anywhere in the body which typically results in ‘knots’ just beneath the skin. Depending on the cause or…

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Why is it Important to Have Rehabilitation After Surgery or Injury?

Why is it Important to Have Rehabilitation After Surgery or Injury? 1920 1080 Msk Therapy

Surgery or post-injury treatments are not the final steps in one’s road to recovery. In fact, rehabilitation is an integral part of the process that gives patients a much higher chance at making a full recovery. While all injuries and surgeries do not necessarily require rehabilitation,  when physiotherapy and other treatments such as chiropractic care…

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Should I Visit the ER or a Chiropractor for My Back Pain?

Should I Visit the ER or a Chiropractor for My Back Pain? 1280 720 Msk Therapy

Approximately 70-90% of people will encounter some form of back pain at least once in their life. In Australia alone, over 15% of the population suffers from back-related problems, and this percentage will likely see an increase if prolonged back pain is not treated in a timely manner, and/or individuals continue to adopt bad habits…

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Managing Chronic Pain With Chiropractic Care – Here’s How it Works

Managing Chronic Pain With Chiropractic Care – Here’s How it Works 1280 720 Msk Therapy

At some point in everyone’s life, they will likely experience some sort of chronic pain whether it is caused by an accident/injury, health-related problems, or just poor posture. The bottom line is that if you are currently suffering from chronic pain, there is a very high chance that the cure lies in the capable hands…

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The Negative Effects of Poor Posture and How to Correct it

The Negative Effects of Poor Posture and How to Correct it 1280 720 Msk Therapy

Most people don’t realise they have bad posture until it starts to affect them in different ways. In fact, unless you ‘fix’ your posture, slouching will always feel more natural than keeping your back straight. This is when it really starts to take a toll on your body because your back remains rounded for hours…

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What Affects Your Bones? Tips to Improve Bone Health

What Affects Your Bones? Tips to Improve Bone Health 1919 1279 Msk Therapy

There are many changes that occur in bones as we grow older. Ideally, one’s bones should be strengthened during the early stages of development, and continued from childhood, all through the adolescent years, and up to the age of 30. This is because bone mass generally increases during those years, and finally reaches its peak…

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How to Include More Activity in Your Day

How to Include More Activity in Your Day 1920 1278 Msk Therapy

Being more active is such a challenge for so many people. Thanks to technology, so many of us find ourselves sitting down and staring at a screen for hours and hours on end. Whether it’s for work or leisure, the bottom line is that technology has made us lazy and a lot less active than…

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Feet and Ankle Swelling: Causes & Cures

Feet and Ankle Swelling: Causes & Cures 1280 848 Msk Therapy

Swollen feet and/or ankles are not always accompanied by pain. This is one of the reasons why most individuals don’t take it seriously and, for the most part, there is no reason to worry or be alarmed. Feet and ankle swelling is a common symptom for quite a few causes that are easily treatable and…

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Back Pain Mythbusters: Putting Those Unsubstantiated Claims to Rest

Back Pain Mythbusters: Putting Those Unsubstantiated Claims to Rest 1920 1620 Msk Therapy

It’s not uncommon for medical practitioners to hear patients speak of pains/aches and health problems with very little knowledge on the correlation between symptoms and root causes of an illness/disease or pain in the body. In fact, every doctor who has been in the field for a long time is guaranteed to have heard some…

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