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Mississauga Chiropractor Presents: Tennis Elbow

Here`s another blog from a Mississauga Chiropractor… Lateral Epicondylitis or Tennis Elbow is lateral elbow pain at the muscle-bone junction of the common extensor tendon & lateral epicondyle of the humerus.  It is the most common overuse injury of the elbow.   Risk Factors:  a)      Very common in tennis & racket sport players (usually associated…

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Mississauga Chiropractor Presents: Lumbar Disc Herination

Here’s another blog from a Mississauga Chiropractor…   A lumbar disc herniation is the external protrusion of the nucleus palposus of the intervertebral disc through the annular fibres potentially causing compression of the spinal nerve segments.  In addition to the direct tissue damage, there is also potential chemical irritation from the release of inflammatory products…

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Mississauga Chiropractor Presents: TMJ Syndrome

Here’s another Blog from a Mississauga Chiropractor…   TMJ Syndrome is defined as pain & tenderness due to a dysfunction of the temporomandibular joint or surrouding musculature.   It is divided into 3 subtypes (that often co-exist): Myofascial pain dysfunction Internal derangement Degenerative joint disease   Demographics: Gender: Females > Males (4:1) Age: 20-40 years…