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Back Pain Health Center

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  1. Back Problems and Injuries - Preparing For Your Appointment

    A list of questions that will help your health care professional diagnose and treat Back Problems and Injuries.

  2. Whiplash - When to Call a Doctor

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  3. Lumbar Herniated Disc - Topic Overview

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  4. Low Back Pain - Topic Overview

    Spinal manipulation, also called spinal adjustment, is a treatment that uses pressure on a joint of the spine. It is used to improve pain and function. Manipulation can be done with the hands or a special device. The careful, controlled force used on the joint can range from gentle to strong, and from slow to rapid. Sometimes other joints of the body are also worked on to help treat the spine. Like most back pain treatments, spinal manipulation works for some people, but not for others. Spinal manipulation is safe when done by a trained health care provider. Afterward, some people feel tired or sore. But serious problems are very rare. If you have tight muscles or muscles that spasm, your health care provider may first use heat, ultrasound, or electrical current. This helps relax your muscles before you receive spinal manipulation.Who can do manipulationHealth care providers who are commonly trained do spinal manipulation include: Chiropractors.Osteopaths.Physical therapists.Medical

  5. Whiplash - Other Treatment

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  6. Low Back Pain - Prevention

    Back pain affects many people. The more time you spend sitting at a desk, in a car, or in front of the television or a computer, the more you must do to prevent back pain. Good posture, proper body mechanics, and exercise will help you prevent back pain.

  7. Whiplash - Exams and Tests

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  8. Tricyclic Antidepressants for Neck Pain

    Drug details for Tricyclic antidepressants for neck pain.

  9. Low Back Pain - Home Treatment

    Home treatment may help relieve pain, swelling, and stiffness related to a back problem.

  10. Whiplash - Topic Overview

    Bending or twisting your back can cause back pain. When you are getting into bed,avoid twists and bends by following these steps. First,back up to the bed,reach your hands back toward the bed as you bend your knees,and use your arms to help lower yourself to sit straight on the side of the bed. Then use your arms to support you as you lean to the side. At the same time,lift your legs off ...

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