Archive for low back pain

What is flexion-distraction therapy in chiropractic?

March 6, 2020 | 0 Comments

Hi, guys. This is Marco Abanico with Chiropractic Television. Today, I’d like to talk about what flexion-distraction therapy is. Flexion-distraction (F/D) therapy is a gentle, chiropractic treatment procedure utilized for back and neck pain. Flexion-distraction therapy is a safe alternative to back surgery for those 95% of patients whose conditions do not demand surgical intervention. […]

Therapeutic ultrasound for acute ankle sprains in chiropractic

July 8, 2013 | 0 Comments

Hi, guys. This is Marco Abanico with Chiropractic Television. Therapeutic ultrasound is a commonly used treatment for a variety of musculoskeletal conditions.  Ankle sprains are among the most commonly seen sport-related injuries and proper acute management can significantly improve the rate of healing and return to activity.  A major goal during the acute stage of […]

How can chiropractic care speed up recovery in an auto accident?

June 29, 2013 | 0 Comments

Hi, guys. This is Marco Abanico with Chiropractic Television. Today, I’d like to talk about how chiropractic care can speed up recovery in an auto accident. Many people are involved in auto accidents every day and every year. While the majority of car wrecks are minor, it is very common for those involved to suffer […]

Why does my stomach hurt after doing sit ups?

March 21, 2013 | 0 Comments

By Dr. Marco Abanico Many people get this painful feeling especially after doing situps OR abdominal crunches. In reality, it is NOT the stomach that hurts but rather the gastrointestinal tract that undergoes persistalsis. Peristalsis refers to the succession of waves of involuntary muscular contraction of various bodily tubes, especially of the gastrointestinal tract (GI […]

Free Blood Pressure Screening at Indian Pow Wow

September 7, 2012 | 0 Comments

The staff of DFWChiromassage.com and Dr. Marco Abanico will be conducting a free blood pressure screening during the 50th Annual National Championship Indian Pow Wow at Traders Village in Grand Prairie (Dallas/Fort Worth), Texas. On Saturday, September 8, Dr. Marco Abanico and his staff will be giving out free information on how to beat high […]

2012 Texas Scottish Festival and Highland Games | Arlington, TX

April 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

The Texas Scottish Festival and Highland Games will include some of the best Scottish performers and groups in the world, the Championship Scottish Highland Dance & Scottish National Dance competitions, a full range of Scottish Athletic competitions, more than 65 Scottish Clan tents, Scottish foods and ales, Celtic arts and crafts, fireworks, a Scotch Whisky Tasting […]

Can my back or neck pain get better?

April 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

By Marco Abanico Even though back and neck problems are commonplace, it is a good thing that generally they can resolve on their own.  In reality, the usual result of spinal pain symptoms is most favorable with or without treatment. It is challenging to determine which treatments are or are not successful because of the body’s […]

What causes neck and back pain?

April 7, 2012 | 0 Comments

By Marco Abanico There are numerous reasons why people get neck and back pain. Outside the expertise of Western medical practitioners, that list is even longer. However, a few examples of the more common causes of neck and back pain will be discussed in this article. For many patients, pain is both physical and emotional. […]

Why are personal injury clinics found in the ghetto?

March 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

It sounds like a sterotypical question, but in reality, it is not. It is not just personal injury chiropractic clinics that are found in lower socio-economic communities.  In fact, you’ll find other businesses in those same locations which include businesses such as bail bondsman offices, coin-operated laundromats, dollar stores, mom-and-pop convenience stores, mom-and-pop restaurants, criminal […]

Understanding spinal injections for sciatica

March 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

Marco Abanico is a content curator for DFWChiromassage Spine Blog and a chiropractor in the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex. He is a leading authority on how to relieve spine pain easily and naturally. His clinic has helped thousands of patients put an end to their neck and back pain. If you are considering surgery for neck […]