As you head into your 60s, your doctor might recommend you have a bone density scan to evaluate the strength of your skeleton and work out your risk of breaking a bone, but what exactly does it involve?
If you’ve ever experienced hip pain, or pain and numbness down the back of your buttocks and legs, you might be forgiven for thinking it’s sciatica. But while it might be in the same region, piriformis syndrome is actually slightly different.
If you suffer from scoliosis, you may be desperately searching for a solution to your pain and discomfort. The good news is that while it is not 100% curable, it is treatable and you may be able to manage your condition with chiropractic care.
It’s important to know the difference between osteoporosis, osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis so that your chiropractor can help with the most effective treatment plan to suit your needs.