Neuromuscular Diseases and Scoliosis In Adults

Neuromuscular Diseases Affect Respiratory Muscle Strength Independently of Scoliosis In Adults Researchers Suggest Studies from research show that multiple individuals with neuromuscular disorders had reduced respiratory muscle strength and pulmonary function versus a healthy control group based on a new study which was als … Read More

Filed Under: Back Pain
Written By: Jesse Cannone, CFT, CPRS, MFT,

Nerves Affected by S1 Herniated Disc

When a disc begins to degenerate, it may also become herniated. When a disc is herniated, the inner part of its core leaks out. This will, in turn, create a weakened spot in the disc's outer core. The weak spot is normally right below the spinal nerve root. The herniated disc applies pressure onto the nerve. This pressure ca … Read More

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Written By: Jesse Cannone, CFT, CPRS, MFT,

Nerve Compression from a Herniated Disc

Your spinal column protects your spinal cord, while large nerves branch out and leave your spinal column between each vertebra. Your spinal vertebrae are separated by spinal discs which are filled with a soft, gelatinous substance, cushioning the spinal column and allow it to move freely and flexibly. Strenuous physical act … Read More

Filed Under: Herniated Disc
Written By: Jesse Cannone, CFT, CPRS, MFT,

Inversion Tables For Sciatica

Inversion tables for sciatica can be very helpful when it comes to relieving pain, particularly if your sciatica is due to a herniated or slipped disc. Sciatica is a condition defined as compression or irritation of the sciatic nerve. This can happen as a result of a herniated disc or an injury that causes swelling in the ar … Read More

Filed Under: Sciatica
Written By: Jesse Cannone, CFT, CPRS, MFT,

Inversion Table Benefits

There are many benefits to using an inversion table. In this article we will discuss how this ancient technique has helped so many people find lasting relief from back pain. Right now, while you are reading this you are probably at least slightly hunched over, with your head tilted forward. Freeze for just a second and th … Read More

Filed Under: Back Pain
Written By: Jesse Cannone, CFT, CPRS, MFT,

Inversion Gravity Machine

An inversion gravity machine is something that offers relief from pressure on a patient's spine, by "hanging" them upside down. They are supported by their ankles and drawn downward by gravity and body weight. The nature of the hanging aspect of the therapy means the spine becomes less compressed, easing pressure on discs, a … Read More

Filed Under: Back Pain
Written By: Jesse Cannone, CFT, CPRS, MFT,

How To Treat Sciatica

One common complaint at doctor's offices is how to treat sciatica. It is a common medical condition that exists. This condition occurs most often among men and women age 30-50. Although a specific injury can cause this condition, it can also occur as a result of general wear and tear on the spine. This condition can be quite … Read More

Filed Under: Sciatica
Written By: Jesse Cannone, CFT, CPRS, MFT,

How To Cure Sciatica

Sciatica is a group of symptoms caused by pressure or inflammation on the root nerves feeding the sciatic nerve, or on the nerve itself. The pain it causes is acute, sharp, and shooting from the lower or middle back down the buttocks into the legs and toes. If this is the kind of pain you have, you have sciatica, an entirely … Read More

Filed Under: Sciatica
Written By: Jesse Cannone, CFT, CPRS, MFT,

How Long Will My Sciatica Symptoms Last?

Have you experienced a prickly sensation down your lower back and leg? Do you often feel pain or numbness down your leg and have no idea what the root cause is? These feelings could indicate you suffer from sciatica, which is not really a medical problem so much as a grouping of symptoms related to pressure on the sciatic ne … Read More

Filed Under: Sciatica
Written By: Jesse Cannone, CFT, CPRS, MFT,

Herniated Disk Sciatica Treatment

There are many ways to approach herniated disc sciatica treatment. But first, let's analyze what a herniated disc is, and how it's related to sciatica. Your spinal column is made up of alternating vertebrae – small segments of bone – and cushioning discs made of a material similar to cartilage. As your body ages and wears o … Read More

Filed Under: Herniated Disc
Written By: Jesse Cannone, CFT, CPRS, MFT,