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Mississauga Chiropractor Presents: Cervical DJD

Here’s another blog from a Mississauga Chiropractor… Cervical Degenerative Joint Disease (DJD) is the progressive loss of cartilage causing joint space narrowing, subchondral sclerosis and osteophyte formation. This most commonly occurs at C5-C6 & C6-C7.   Potential Causes: Primary: Abnormal biomechanics,¬†genetic predisposition, metabolic causes,occupational Secondary: Childhood anatomic¬†abnormalities, joint trauma or fracture, repetitive action or joint…