Spinal Decompression Chicago

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Spinal Decompression Chicago Spinal decompression is a non-surgical treatment option for certain types of back pain and neck pain. It is also sometimes used to treat sciatica. Spinal decompression therapy works by gently stretching the spine. This change in pressure and position takes the pressure off the spinal discs, which are gel-like cushions between the […]

Failed back surgery

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Failed back surgery Back surgery is often seen as a last resort for treating chronic back pain. But what happens when the surgery doesn’t work? Failed back surgery is a serious problem that can leave patients in even more pain than before. Your doctor must be able to connect your recent spinal surgery to your […]

Neck Pain Chicago

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Neck Pain Chicago Neck pain  Can range anywhere from a chronic, long-standing, low-grade complaint to debilitating, sudden-onset, and life-altering pain. Sometimes the condition switches from one to the other with no known reason while at other times there’s an obvious event that led to the concern. Because if its varied presentations, it can affect all […]

6 Common Misconceptions about Neck Pain

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Misconceptions about Neck Pain There are a number of misconceptions about neck pain, which is why getting the right information from credible sources is so important. The American Back Center is the best chiropractic clinic in Chicago. We wish to clarify 6 common misconceptions about neck pain that a lot of people have. Myth #1: […]

Neck Pain : The Truth

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Neck Pain : The Truth What Causes Neck Pain? Neck Pain is very common, and can affect any adult person. Your age, weight, genetics and particularly lifestyle have a big role to play and decide the intensity of the pain. The bones, ligaments, and muscles of your neck support your head and allow for motion. Any abnormalities, inflammation, or […]

Chiropractic and Sex: The Connection

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Chiropractic and Sex: The Connection Many men and women, whose sex life has suffered because of chronic back pain or neck pain, talk about how it is working for them again in the bed after a few sessions of chiropractic care at American Back Center. There is a good reason for this. Chiropractic treatment sets […]

Neck pain and Technology: The Connection

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Neck pain and Technology: The Connection Why is neck pain so prevelant in today’s society, unlike 50 years ago? Well, most of us have sedentary lives. Much of our day is spent hunched over a laptop, tablet or desktop computer, with our necks and shoulder craned forward. Our parents and grandparents used to have a […]