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Woman sitting at computer holding her wrist from carpal tunnel syndrome pain

Chiropractic Treatment of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

By Dr. Jason Crist / August 28, 2018 / 0 Comments

Carpal tunnel syndrome used to be a condition mostly experienced by data entry personnel, store check- out clerks, or assembly line workers.  In today’s digital world, however, carpal tunnel syndrome has a much wider scope; with the prevalence of computer use, texting and video games, nearly anyone can suffer from carpal tunnel syndrome.  The condition…

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Heart Attacks, Death, and Stress- How I Overcame

By Dr. Jason Crist / March 1, 2015 / 0 Comments

As I consider myself a pretty private individual this is very difficult opening up my personal life with patients. This email may offend some of you and I want to apologize up front if that is the case. I feel it necessary however to explain why I haven’t been in the office much lately. The last…

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Woman suffering from back ache due to degenerative disc disease on the bed

Degenerative Disc Disease

By Dr. Jason Crist / October 16, 2014 / 0 Comments

Due to aging or disease, discs separating spinal vertebrae deteriorate, lose fluid content and inhibit your ability to engage your spine without stiffness or pain. Degenerative disc disease (DDD) also narrows nerve openings along the spine, increasing pressure on sensitive nerves and worsening pain. Consequently, discs can’t adequately absorb shocks when you walk, jog or…

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female turning her head toward the window to see if she has sciatica symptoms

Sciatica Symptoms and Treatments for Sciatica and Neck Pain

By Dr. Jason Crist / June 12, 2012 / 0 Comments

Sciatica Symptoms and Treatment for Sciatic and Neck Pain If you have sciatica, neck pain or maybe lower back discomfort, the issue could be originating from nerve irritation. People regularly mistakenly blame the muscles for discomfort or numbness in a limb when in fact the issues results from a nerve. Unless the sciatic nerve is…

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