Low Back Pain and Bone Density

So, what does bone density have to do with low back pain?   The relationship between bone density and back pain is quite intimate. In fact, when the degree of bone density declines to the point of fracture, back pain becomes very real. The classic condition and cause of spinal pain … Continue reading

Whiplash — What is it?

Gulfport Chiropractic - Dr. Eric Patten -228-863-7215 Whiplash is a slang term for an injury to the neck that occurs as a result of a sudden jolt, classically occurring in a car accident though a slip and fall injury or a simple nursing neglection can sometimes result in a similar condition, … Continue reading

Is It Really Carpal Tunnel Syndrome?

Carpal tunnel syndrome or, CTS, causes pain and/or numbness into the hand and because it’s so common, CTS is often the first and the last diagnosis a doctor makes when a patient presents with these symptoms. The purpose of this Health Update is to consider other conditions that present in a … Continue reading