Deformational  Plagiocephaly (Flat Head Syndrome) Plagiocephaly is a disorder that affects the skull in infants, making one side appear flattened. It is sometimes referred to as Flat Head Syndrome or Non-synostotic Deformational Plagiocephaly. The term derives from the Greek words plagios, meaning oblique or slanted and kephalikos, meaning head. In milder cases there is some [...]

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A common cause of shoulder pain is damage to the rotator cuff muscles and tendons, which support the shoulder joint and allow for a wide range of movement. Damage may be the result of an injury to the shoulder or from progressive wear and tear that you might expect from repetitive shoulder activity. Over time [...]

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Why consider Chiropractic during pregnancy? Every expecting woman knows how much her body changes during pregnancy. Hormonal and physical adaptations are often felt very early on and become more obvious further along the pregnancy. It is those changes that have an effect on the joints causing pregnancy related aches and pains. For instance the hormone [...]

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The use of secateurs must be appropriate and it can be worth getting a good quality pair to avoid unnecessary strain to the tendons of the hand. A study by (Schillaci et al., 2009, Montomoli et. al., 2008) found that vine pruning provokes strain. Pruning involves repetitive forces that can predispose an individual to tendon [...]

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