Is Surgery Really The Answer To Your Back Pain?

Is Surgery Really The Answer To Your Back Pain?

Back Pain and Surgery A new study in Australia in The Conversation AU by Machado, Lin and Harris 2018, has shown that treatment for back pain costs $5 billion Australian per year and this figure is rising annually. Most of this is spent on surgical procedures like spinal fusion. Spinal fusion is an operation whereby […]

Lumbar Spinal Stenosis - Chiropractors in Southampton Explain What It Is

Lumbar Spinal Stenosis – Chiropractors in Southampton Explain What It Is

LUMBAR SPINAL STENOSIS What is it? It is a narrowing of the openings in the spine for the spinal nerves to exit, usually caused as we age and degeneration occurs. In the lumbar spine these nerves go into the legs to supply the muscles with nerve impulses so they can contract and function.  How do […]

Back Pain Is Not The End Of the World – So Don’t Spend Your Life Worrying About It! November Newsletter

Back Pain Is Not The End Of the World – So Don’t Spend Your Life Worrying About It! November Newsletter

Does this story sound like you? ‘Eight years ago I had a lifting injury at work. It was terrible pain, I was worried so I went to the doctor who ordered a scan. The doctor said I had a back of a 70 year old. He said I couldn’t surf again and or do manual […]