How Laser Therapy Treats Back & Neck Injuries

laser therapy for back and neck pain

If you’ve ever thrown out your back or had a crick in your neck, you know even minor injuries to your back can be painful and disrupt your daily activities. More serious injuries, like a herniated disc, or chronic conditions, like arthritis, can drastically affect our quality of life. When it comes to alleviating back and neck pain, finding an option that treats the problem instead of masking the pain is important.

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How Laser Therapy Helps You Recover From a Sports Injury

laser therapy for sports injury

If you’ve experienced a sports or workout-related injury, you know there’s an emotional pain of not being able to play your sport on top of the physical pain. Laser therapy has been shown to help athletes—professional and recreational—reduce their pain from injury and heal soft tissue injury faster. Faster recovery = more playing time.

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What Happens When You Crack Your Back?

what happens when you crack your back

Have you cracked your back by moving a certain way, stretching, or with the help of a friend? Sometimes cracking your back helps relieve pain or stiffness. At other times, hearing the pop and snap just feels satisfying. So, what exactly happens when your back cracks? Is it dangerous?

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How to Prevent Tech Neck in 5 Easy Steps

how to prevent and treat tech neck

Could reading this article hurt your neck? If you are using a computer or handheld device to read this, you may be increasing your risk for tech neck, a painful condition that develops when you look down at your phone, tablet, or laptop.

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Chronic vs. Acute Inflammation & How Laser Therapy Helps Both

chronic and acute inflammation

The inflammatory response is part of the immune system, which kicks in when you have an injury or infection. Once your body has recovered, inflammation should go away. Sometimes inflammation does not go away, though, and this can lead to other health issues. Fortunately, laser therapy can help alleviate inflammation and address the underlying issue that causes inflammation.

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10 Health Benefits of a Daily Walk

benefits of walking

Warmer weather means more opportunities to go outside. Many of us have spent plenty of time inside this winter and in this past year. Let’s shake off that winter stress with a walk, and reap some of the rewards a daily walk can have on our overall health.

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How Do We Feel Pain?

how do we feel pain

Pain is universal – everyone feels pain at some point in life. The level of pain they feel can vary, of course, from the severe pain of a broken bone to the minor insult of a paper cut. Pain can be the result of a wound, overuse injury, muscle spasms, or a long-term illness.

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