Posture and Your Hips

Good posture is essential for musculoskeletal health. While health professionals once recommended “standing up straight” as the way to achieve and maintain good posture, today’s experts take a much more advanced and effective approach. They (1) analyze all structures that affect posture (2) determine which structures may be causing posture deviations (3) come up with [...]

2017-10-19T12:42:03-05:00October 23rd, 2017|General|Comments Off on Posture and Your Hips

Is My Diet Causing Back Pain

Many factors can cause chronic back pain. These range from inherited conditions to degenerative disc disease, to repetitive strain, to trauma-induced damage from a fall, a sports injury, or a car accident.

2017-10-19T12:36:19-05:00October 9th, 2017|General|Comments Off on Is My Diet Causing Back Pain

Pumpkin Carving Precautions to Avoid Hand and Tendon Injuries

Now that pumpkin patches are filled with large orange gourds, we automatically start thinking of Halloween and jack-o-lanterns. Pumpkin carving is a fun family activity but it needs to be done with caution, especially if children will be helping. Emergency room physicians and hand surgeons have become accustomed to injuries from pumpkin carving this time [...]

2017-02-03T15:09:56-06:00October 2nd, 2017|General|Comments Off on Pumpkin Carving Precautions to Avoid Hand and Tendon Injuries