1. Back Pain and Technology

    The Correlation Between Technology and Back Pain

    Millennials are known for their relationship with technology, but most don’t realize the toll technology is taking on their bodies. A recent study shows that older generations, like baby boomers, check their smartphones on average 5 times a day, while millennials check their phone 109 times a day. Similarly, it’s estimated that 60% of adults spend 5 or more hours a day in front of a computer c…Read More

  2. Spinal Health | New Orleans, Kenner, Metairie and Slidell!

    If your family has a history of back problems, you are an athlete, or have a history of hyperextension of your spine: listen up! You are at risk for spondylolisthesis. Spondylolisthesis is a condition of the spine where one of the vertebrae slips forward or backward concerning the next vertebrae. This condition can lead to a deformity of the spine as well as a narrowing of the spinal canal or comp…Read More

  3. Five Signs That You Have Sciatica

    Pain is hard to decipher at times. That's why here at LA Health Solutions, we only hire the best health professionals that know how to properly diagnose and treat our patients. When it comes to Sciatica, sometimes it is hard to tell if your pain is not coming from countless other conditions. Here are five signs that your pain is coming from Sciatica. You Feel Weak in Your Knees The sciatic nerve i…Read More

  4. The Benefits of Physical Therapy for Arthritis

    Rheumatoid arthritis is one of the hardest conditions to live through and affects a vast amount of people across the globe. For many people, living with the pain and taking large doses of pain relievers seems to be the way they deal with the pain. However, rheumatoid arthritis can be helped with occupation and physical therapy. Here at LA Health Solutions, we have a staff that can treat all forms …Read More

  5. Injuries Within The Service Industry

    A vast portion of the job market is in the service industry, and within the food industry, there is a wide variety of jobs. Someone working as a head chef in a five-star restaurant has a very different work experience than a teen working for minimum wage at a fast-food establishment. However, all workers in the service industry have common potential risks that they face and could potentially get h…Read More

  6. Common Causes of Back Pain

    Lower back pain is one of the most common chronic conditions affecting Americans. More than 805 of us have it at least once in our life with more women suffering from chronic back pain than men. Elders are more susceptible to back pain than younger adults or children. LA Health Solutions has an experienced team of chiropractic professionals that have seen an array of back problems and has treated …Read More

  7. Scoliosis

    Scoliosis is a neuromuscular condition influenced by other factors, although it appears to be a bone condition. The three-dimensional change in the spine’s alignment, or the curve, is only a mere symptom of the condition. Scoliosis has challenged health care for a long time because of its’ effect on the body. Pain is the major problem associated with scoliosis, but there could be worse effects…Read More

  8. Hurt On The Job: The Dangers of Special Education

    There was recently a study done on school employees and injuries, and the results might surprise you. According to the research, workers over 50 and males had a higher risk of being injured than the average school employee, with certain occupations at a higher risk. Food service workers, transportation workers, and custodial staff were at the highest risk for injuries. Of the licensed staff, speci…Read More

  9. How to Recover From an Injury

    Recovering from an injury can be a long and drawn out process. For athletes, it can ruin their entire seasonal career. For other people, it can put them out of work for extended periods of time and make everyday life hard. Here at LA Health Solutions, we have extensive experience helping individuals recover from injury. Here are some steps that you can take to recover from injury quickly. Hot-Cold…Read More

  10. Back Pain: A Common Problem

    Back pain is the fifth most common reason for hospital visits and the third most common cause of surgery. More people visit the doctor for back pain symptoms each year than for the common cold. The most common misconception is that back pain is the result of a severe health issue like arthritis or a bone fracture. However, it stems from our daily activities. When you think about all the tasks that…Read More