Chronic Pain Starts in Childhood

By now there is an overwhelming amount of literature confirming abnormal sagittal(side view) postural patterns cause lower back pain in adolescents and adults. Researchers set out to determine if postural patterns were observable in childhood. This would confirm that chronic pain etiologies caused by poor posture actually starts in childhood. In total, 2,413 children (1,147…

Dissecting the XRAY

For the millions of people suffering with a musculoskeletal condition that seek professional help one of the first diagnostic tests performed is an x-ray of the area or areas that are hurting. Which type of health practitioner you visit will determine what that person is looking for. Depending on what is seen in the x-ray…