Get your neck looked at if you have chronic headaches.

Dr. LloydHeadache, Neck, San Francisco Chiropractor0 Comments

Last month a paper was published in The Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics where they looked at some of the factors that make chronic migraine sufferers different than everyone else. They found that, compared to people who don’t have headaches, if you have regular migraine headaches, you will have some sort of neck problem. If you have headaches, you … Read More

Would You be a Volunteer Crash Test Dummy?

Dr. LloydNeck, San Francisco Chiropractor

Road and Track ran an interesting story where they sent one of their writers to Las Vegas to volunteer to be a crash test dummy. After trying to arrange a crash test conducted by auto manufacturers and Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS), who rejected their request based on ethical grounds, they finally found a group called the Collision Safety Institute (CSI). The … Read More

Does chiropractic care help with neck pain with pinched nerves?

Dr. LloydNeck, San Francisco Chiropractor

When your neck becomes arthritic and painful, the bones and inflamed soft tissue can compress the nerves that travel through the neck and down the arms. This is called osteoarthritis and degenerative joint disease (DJD). More specific to the bones in the spine, this is called degenerative disc disease (DDD). When you have degenerative disc disease and it presses on a … Read More

Excellent shoulder examination

Dr. LloydNeck, San Francisco Chiropractor

  I ran across this video the other day of an orthopedic surgeon doing a shoulder examination. I thought this guy presented it so well, that I had to share it. Dr. Hawkins of the Steadman Hawkins Clinic starts out by talking about how the usual shoulder exam goes straight to the point. If you are talking to a patient, … Read More