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Pain in the chest from subluxation

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what is this pain and what should i do about it as i was fine when i went to bed but now i can hardly move without it hurting
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replied January 5th, 2009
Back Pain Answer A5241
Your question involves having pain under your left shoulder blade, and it hurts particularly when you breath in.

This type of pain, particularly if it is a "dull ache", and is relieved upon laying down, can be caused by a rib or thoracic spinal vertebra that has been subluxed. Subluxation simply means a subtle mis-alignment in a joint that can cause increased muscle tone or spasm in the area around the joint. Typically, this type of pain subsides when you lay down, which allows the muscles to relax, and blood flow to increase to the area.

Typically, chiropractic adjustment may be indicated to correct the spinal/rib alignment problem, and massage therapy can be effectively used to alleviate the muscle spasm and restore normal function.

Sam Visnic NMT
www.Endyourbackpainnow.com/blog


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