BURSITIS: WHAT IS IT?

BURSITIS: WHAT IS IT?

Have you ever experienced pain, swelling, or stiffness in your joints? If so, it’s possible you may have bursitis. Bursitis is commonly seen and treated by our chiropractors at Tweed Coast Chiropractic. Below, we explain what bursitis is and how it can be treated....
Sciatica relief: are you on the right path?

Sciatica relief: are you on the right path?

There is a lot of misinformation about sciatica, do you know what it is, and whether you’re treating it properly? Sciatica is a collection of symptoms not a diagnosis, with the cause differing for every patient.  This point is important, because treatment of...
Back to school – How to make sure your child has the right backpack

Back to school – How to make sure your child has the right backpack

As children return to school, it’s important to look at the fit of your child’s school backpack. Heavy, incorrectly fitted and badly packed bags may contribute to spinal health problems as a child grows. Current research suggests that children should not carry loads...
Common Injuries in Swimming and Surf Sports

Common Injuries in Swimming and Surf Sports

The Surf and Swimming seasons are already well under way and for some, the training load has started to increase.   With swimming and surf fitness it is certainly a case of what you put in you get back out. It can be used to relax, lose weight, and develop strength,...