A combination of exercise and chiropractic care may be the missing link in your sciatica treatment. Recently, a case study illustrated the benefit of chiropractic care in a 47-year old firefighter with chronic back pain and sciatica.
Previously, treatment for low-back pain consisted of bed rest or passive treatment methods. Now more studies are pointing to the benefits of staying active with pain thresholds. The word “active” is a double entendre though: not only
This is part 1 in a series of 3 on active conservative treatment of sciatica.
Studies have shown that conservative treatment can be just as effective as surgery in treating patients with low-back pain and sciatica. (1) But
This is part 2 in a series of 3 on active conservative treatment of sciatica.
Often, doctors opt to give patients surgery based on the belief that surgery produces faster recovery times. But results from a new study