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Plantar Fasciosis: 3 Ways to Identify Weakness in the Foot

Plantar Fasciosis: 3 Ways to Identify Weakness in the Foot

Almost half of plantar fasciitis sufferers (45.6%) will continue to report symptoms ten years after onset. In seven minutes, you will learn how to prevent your patients from falling into this statistic by: Identifying an overlooked contributor to plantar fasciosis, learning how to evaluate for this key weakness, and teaching you simple strengthening exercises for PF

The Most Overlooked Cause of Neck Pain

The Most Overlooked Cause of Neck Pain

New research has re-affirmed that weakness of one cervical muscle group is closely tied to chronic neck pain… This unit is also implicated as a provocative factor for cervical radiculopathy, cervicogenic headache, and cervicogenic vertigo.

Do you know the answer?

Check out this week’s chiropractic blog to learn which muscle, plus specific strategies to quantifiably test and strengthen it.

Part 2: Top Reasons to Visit a Chiropractor

Part 2: Top Reasons to Visit a Chiropractor

Have you ever come across someone who was surprised to hear that chiropractors treat more than back & neck pain?

Although the spine accounts for the majority of our diagnoses, evidence-based chiropractors are equally adept at treating non-spinal complaints, including problems ranging from headaches to plantar fasciitis. How do we know? – Well, last year, ChiroUp tracked more than 600,000 clinical presentations and outcomes.

In this week’s blog, you’ll find several potent visual representations highlighting our network’s most common chiropractic diagnosis. See how you compare!

How Do You Measure For a Leg Length Discrepancy (LLD)?

How Do You Measure For a Leg Length Discrepancy (LLD)?

Leg length discrepancies (LLD) can be both structural and functional. Measuring LLD is essential in your diagnosis of lower quarter diagnoses with runners and walkers. While CT scans are the gold standard in measuring LLD, they are expensive and time-consuming. Not to mention they irradiate the patient.

Lumbar Instability: Top Chiropractic Tests and Exercises

Lumbar Instability: Top Chiropractic Tests and Exercises

Is that symptomatic segment hypo-mobile or hyper-mobile? Providing a consistent and accurate answer to this question largely defines our clinical success.

Estimates suggest that spinal segmental instability is responsible for between 13-33% of all LBP. Instability is synonymous with diagnoses like spondylolisthesis. However, a new study found that instability was also present in more than half (57%) of all discogenic LBP cases.

You won’t want to miss this week’s blog for a from-the-trenches synopsis (and quick video tutorial) of the best-practice assessment and management of spinal instability.

Treating Runners with Gluteal Pain

Treating Runners with Gluteal Pain

Today’s blog will help you differentiate the two most common causes of gluteal pain: Piriformis Syndrome (PS) and Ischiofemoral Impingement (IFI). In five minutes, this blog will cover three necessary steps in treating these two diagnoses.

Top Clinical Pearls For Radicular Arm Pain

Top Clinical Pearls For Radicular Arm Pain

Patients often associate pain with muscle, tendon, or ligament injury. However, irritated nerves may also become the primary source of pain. Tensile stretch or compression of nerves often results in symptoms. Unfortunately, radiculopathies are often the most difficult diagnoses to treat. Without quick symptomatic relief, patient compliance diminishes. Today’s blog will cover the diagnosis and treatment for the most common upper limb radicular symptoms you may encounter in practice.

Chiropractic Treatment for the Most Common Cause of Vertigo

Chiropractic Treatment for the Most Common Cause of Vertigo

A single intervention with the Epley maneuver leads to remission in 44-89% of cases, and this rate improves with second, third, or fourth interventions. Used in combination with at-home rehab like the Foster Half-Somersault, your office can be the place to go in your community for dizziness. Today’s blog will outline a simple recipe for these often-frustrating patents.