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Mississauga Chiropractor Presents: Slipped Capital Femoral Epiphysis

Here’s another blog from a Mississauga Chiropractor… A slipped capital femoral epiphysis (SCFE) is a condition where the femoral epiphysis is displaced posteriorly & inferiorly due to weakness in the epiphyseal growth plate.  The slippage causes the femur to adduct & externally rotate causing a decreased abduction & internal rotation range of motion.   Demographics…

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Mississauga Chiropractor Presents: Torticollis

Here’s another blog from a Mississauga Chiropractor… Torticollis is the rotation & lateral bending of the head due to cervical muscle spasms or other head & neck disorders. Synonyms:  wryneck or cervical dystonia   Types: Acquired Torticollis: Transient spasmodic torticollis (< 6 months duration) Idiopathic spasmodic torticollis (> 6 months duration) Congenital Torticollis (born this…