Sciatica Treatment in Vancouver

November 16th, 2009

Sciatica Treatment in Vancouver

Sciatic Nerve, Sciatica, Leg Pain Vancouver Treatment 1Sciatica (or sciatic neuritis) is a set of symptoms including pain that may be caused by general compression and/or irritation of one of five nerve roots that give rise to the sciatic nerve, or by compression or irritation of the sciatic nerve itself. The pain is felt in the lower back, buttock, and/or various parts of the leg and foot. In addition to pain ...

Pinched Nerve Treatment in Vancouver

November 16th, 2009

Pinched Nerve Treatment in Vancouver

Pinched Nerve - The term pinched nerve describes one type of damage or injury to a nerve or set of nerves. The injury may result from compression, constriction, or stretching. Symptoms include numbness, "pins and needles" or burning sensations, and pain radiating outward from the injured area. One of the most common examples of a single compressed ner ...

Headaches & Migraines - Treatment in Vancouver

November 16th, 2009

Headaches - Treatment in Vancouver

Headaches are pains in the head caused by dilation of cerebral arteries or muscle contractions or a reaction to drugs

There are four types of headaches: vascular, muscle contraction (tension), traction, and inflammatory. The most common type of vascular headache is migraine. Migraine headaches are usually characterized by severe pain on one or both sid ...

Bulging Discs Treatment in Vancouver

November 15th, 2009

Bulging Discs Treatment in Vancouver

Lower Back Pain Treatment in VancouverBulging discs also know as a spinal disc herniation (prolapsus disci intervertebralis), informally and misleadingly called a "slipped disc", is a medical condition affecting the spine, in which a tear in the outer, fibrous ring (annulus fibrosus) of an intervertebral disc (discus intervertebralis) allows the soft, central portion (nucleus pulposus) to ...

Neck Pain Treatment in Vancouver

November 15th, 2009

Neck Pain Treatment in Vancouver

Neck pain (or cervicalgia) is a common problem, with two-thirds of the population having neck pain at some point in their lives. Neck pain, although felt in the neck, can be caused by numerous other spinal issues. Neck pain may arise due to muscular tightness in both the neck and upper back, or pinching of the nerves eminating from the cervical vertebra ...

Lower Back Pain Treatment in Vancouver

November 15th, 2009

Lower Back Pain Treatment in VancouverLower Back Pain Treatment in Vancouver

Back Pain:  An incidence of 80% in society. 80% of people will experience low back pain at some point in their lifetime. Back Pain felt in the low or upper back. There are many causes of back pain. Pain in the low back can relate to the bony lumbar spine, discs between the vertebrae, ligaments around the spine and discs, spinal cord and nerves, mus ...

Vancouver Foot Pain Treatment

November 11th, 2009

Vancouver Foot Pain Treatment

Definition of Foot pain

Foot pain: Foot pain is the sensation of discomfort in the foot arising from disorders or injury to any of the structures in the foot including bones, nerves, muscles, blood vessels, or connective tissue. There are numerous and varied causes for foot pain, since the foot is an extremely complex anatomic structure made up of 26 ...