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Can Leg Pain be Caused by Your Neck? Leg Pain Doctors In Los Angeles

Can Leg Pain be Caused by Your Neck? Los Angeles Upper Cervical Chiropractic Leg pain has many different causes.  Sciatica, low back disc bulge, TFL syndrome, and IT band syndrome can all cause leg pain. All of these conditions can have their cause in your upper cervical spine. I know this sounds far-fetched but once you understand that  postural muscle tone is controlled in the neck it  starts to make sense. The vestibular nuclei , which is housed in the brain-stem, is responsible for most CONTINUE READING [...]

Where Does Lower Back Pain Actually Come From?

Upper Cervical Care and Lower Back Pain LA It may be hard to imagine, but often lower back pain originates in the upper neck. How is this possible? Well, to begin with it is important to understand how closely linked the entire body is. Sometimes the area that is hurting is not actually the area that the pain originates from. This is true with lower back pain. If a misalignment of the upper neck vertebrae, the cervical spine, is detected, it often has an impact on the entire spine and, in particular, CONTINUE READING [...]

What Can Be Done for Sciatic Pain?-Upper Cervical Care Los Angeles

Back Pain, Back Ache, Lower Back Pain, Sciatica, Sciatic Nerve
Sciatic Doctor In Los Angeles Sciatic pain is not easy to deal with. Most people that are suffering from it have something pressing on the sciatic nerve that runs from the lower back and buttocks down the leg. Generally, only one leg is affected because there are two separate nerves, one for each leg. What are some symptoms that indicate sciatica? Weakness in the affected leg, along with numbness and difficulty with movement that may even affect the foot Pain in the buttocks or leg CONTINUE READING [...]

Sciatica Los Angeles- Understanding the Pain

Back Pain, Back Ache, Lower Back Pain, Sciatica, Sciatic Nerve
Sciatica Los Angeles If a person feels a pain that begins in the lower back and travels through the hips and buttocks and then down one leg he or she probably has sciatica. Many that suffer from sciatica choose to just deal with the pain. But rest assured, there is something that can be done for it. Let's talk about why it happens. The sciatic nerve radiates from the lumbar spine down through the legs. There are two nerves, one for each leg. That explains why pain is felt in only one leg. CONTINUE READING [...]

Los Angeles Natural Back Pain Relief

Los Angeles Low Back Pain There is an old saying "where you feel your pain is not always where it is caused".  Do you remember the last time you hit your elbow (funny bone)?” Where did you feel the pain?  In the hand! Classic heart pain is generally located down the arm, far removed from the heart. Gall bladder pain is often located in the shoulder-blade. All of us are used to the concept of referred pain. When it comes to low back pain, we do not think of it as referred pain. In the CONTINUE READING [...]

Low Back Pain – How to Heal Naturally

 Chronic Low Back Pain - Los Angeles Upper Cervical Care Low back pain steals life and steals from productivity. It interferes with things we all take for granted; Deep sleep, sitting,walking normally and is a distraction from being in the moment. Millions each year take pain killing medication to numb the effects of their back pain. Right here in Los Angeles at Upper Cervical Health Centers we have been helping hundreds of people get their lives back through a non invasive drug free simplistic CONTINUE READING [...]

Can Anything Relieve Lower Back Pain?

Back Pain, Back Ache, Lower Back Pain, Sciatica, Sciatic Nerve
Low Back Pain Doctor Los Angeles The simple answer to that is: Yes! There are some steps that can be taken to lessen back pain. The first thing that needs to be determined is the health of your spine. Misalignments in the upper cervical spine of only ¼ of a millimeter can have a major impact on the health of the body overall. An upper cervical chiropractor, such as Dr. Drew Hall of Los Angeles, California, can help a person deal with their back pain. They may be able to reduce or even eliminate CONTINUE READING [...]

Back Doctor in Los Angeles

BACK DOCTOR LOS ANGELES Low back pain can devastate a person’s life whether it is mild, moderate, or severe because it keeps someone from doing the things they love doing the most. It robs them of the joy and satisfaction that they used to get by doing activities; and, even the activities that most people take for granted become a major challenge and accomplishment when you have back pain. Back Pain Treatments Many people with back pain have gone to back doctors across Los Angeles looking CONTINUE READING [...]

Sciatica Treatment Los Angeles-Upper Cervical Care

Sciatica pain can be crippling. Sharp searing pain down the leg, inability to walk, disruptions with sleep, sciatica pain can truly interrupt and shutdown one's life. Unfortunately conventional medicine throws painkillers at sciatica patients. While the painkillers may give relief they do little to get to the underlying reason why people suffer with sciatica. There are three main reasons people suffer with sciatica. After we explain what each of these mechanisms are that produce sciatica we CONTINUE READING [...]

Back Specialist Los Angeles-Upper Cervical Blair Care

Most people have at least a basic understanding of how the nerve system works - it is made up of the brain, the spinal cord, cranial nerves and associated spinal nerves. The nervous system is the super highway that carries communications to and from the brain and the body. These messages tell each and every cell in your body what to do and when to do it. All signals travel through the spinal cord and then into the branching nerves that course through the body. When these signals are interrupted CONTINUE READING [...]