Vertigo is a health disorder caused by administration of chemotherapy medications. Vertigo makes the cancer patient who had undergone chemotherapy process feel dizzy and loses balance. It is that awkward feeling that makes the patient feel he or she is moving while he/she is in the same position. Chiropractic care can help the patient feel better and overcome some symptoms of Vertigo.
Isn’t Physical Therapy the same as Chiropractic?
Although both Chiropractors and Physical Therapists are both specialists in diagnosing and treating their patients, they do have some differences in their areas of practice.
In large part, the difference is threefold: philosophy of practice, work environment, and third-party reimbursement, commonly known as health insurance. While the history that spawned each profession is quite diverse, the two professions have been on converging paths ever since their individual genesis.
I will attempt to bring clarity to the before-stated question. With it, there is sure to be controversy from each side.
Do you notice your neck or back pain as you’re leaving work? Are you popping too many pills to cover it all up? Are you look for a drug-free treatment? While working all day at the desk, there are many reasons why a large part of the population suffers from chronic problems related to the spine, joints, and muscles. The main factor to trigger these is our posture. Pain medication induces chemicals in our body which provide temporary relief, but to get a permanent solution, a better treatment is required.
Our San Francisco Chiropractic & Acupuncture Clinic has been providing treatment for whiplash injuries for many years. We specialize in helping patients recover from auto accidents, bicycle accidents, slips and falls, and sports-related injuries. We are whiplash experts.Continue Reading ->
Headache or head pain is one of the most common painful conditions. It is estimated that 7 of 10 people will experience a headache at least once a year.
The pain may be isolated to a certain location, occur on one or both sides of the head, radiate across the head from one point, or may be generalized involving the whole head. The headaches can be manifested as sharp or dull pain, or throbbing sensation. Most often they arise spontaneously, but sometimes can be triggered by physical or mental activity, and can last from less than an hour to several days or weeks.Continue Reading ->
At Truspine Chiropractic & Acupuncture, we have been providing natural treatment for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS) in the San Francisco area for years. During this time we have successfully treated many patients with carpal tunnel syndrome and related Repetitive Stress Injuries (RSI).Continue Reading ->
Over 80% of the population will experience low back pain at some point in their lives. Many will develop chronic low back pain which is back pain that persists for over 90 days.
Some will develop low back pain that goes away…but then it returns and becomes worse. Just about every case is unique and should be treated as such.Continue Reading ->