The best exercises for sciatica

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Sciatica is one of the most misunderstood types of pain. Affecting nearly 40% of people, this ailment becomes more prevalent with age. Individuals who suffer from back pain are more prone to developing sciatica. Typically sciatica is grouped together with back pain, however this pain is different as it originates from the sciatic nerves.

Part 1: What is Regenerative Medicine

Part 1: What is Regenerative Medicine

Imagine having such nagging or debilitating pain that you cannot do normal daily functions like raise your arm to fix your hair, or climb stairs, or hold a pen to write. When pain begins to affect even the smallest aspect of daily life, it can take a toll on your entire life. Many of the patients who come to us for regenerative therapy have tried medications,

Chiropractic Care and Arthritis

Chiropractic Care and Arthritis

Arthritis is one of the most common health issues in America at a rate of over 50 million people. That is over 20% of the entire population who suffers from chronic pain. It is estimated that if the current trends continue, because of the aging population, almost 80% of Americans will have some form of arthritis by 2040.

Chiropractic Care for Sports, Strength and Injury Prevention

Benefits of chiropractic care for athletes

Sports medicine and rehab medicine are their own specialties with powerful and effective care for athletes. Chiropractic care is, by many, considered a part of sports medicine because of the benefits it can offer any level of athlete. Chiropractic adjustments enhance the effectiveness of all other types of sports medicine.

Arthritis and Osteoarthritis Pain Relief – 4 Pillars of Joint Pain


Hi. My name is Dr. Matthew Gianforte and I would like to personally welcome you to LifeWorks Integrative Health. We are one of the first Integrative Health Clinics in the Kansas City area. An integrative practice incorporates a combination of physiotherapy, chiropractic, nutrition and functional medicine, as well as a blend of medical treatment.

Arthritis Causes and Prevention

About 46 million people in America are suffering from arthritic pain. Did you know that arthritis can be preventable and in some cases – can actually be reversed?

It is important to understand arthritis and the steps you can take now to prevent it from happening.

Arthritis is an inflammatory reaction that happens in the joint.  

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