Just Moving With An Unbalanced Body, Is Bad For Your Health
It’s important to move your body daily. But if your body is unbalanced “just moving” will produce more harm than good.
Chiropractic Care Can Give Neck Pain Relief To Seniors
In my 35 years of chiropractic practice I have seen patients of all ages who have experienced neck discomfort. In the majority of cases chiropractic care has been successful in providing relief from neck pain. On occasion however, some of my older patients who ultimately obtained relief, were somewhat skeptical when beginning care as to whether they could be helped. A surprising number of them thought they were too old and had been told by previous healthcare practitioners that “nothing could be done for them and they would have to just live with it.” This article will discuss a common cause for neck pain, what can be done to give relief of neck discomfort and recent scientific research pertaining to seniors with neck pain.
What Treatment Works Best For Whiplash Associated Disorders?
Whiplash Associated Disorders (WAD) is a term that describes injuries that can occur after a sports collision, motor vehicle accident or slip and fall. There can be a constellation of complaints including neck pain, upper back pain, headaches, dizziness and pain radiating into the arms. Most healthcare practitioners agree that a conservative, nonsurgical approach is the best method of treating WAD. Research studies show that chiropractic care tends to be very favorable for pain relief and function restoration in the treatment of Whiplash Associated Disorders.
Chiropractic Care Reduces Opioid Scripts By 50% for Musculoskeletal Pain
Many in the United States suffer from musculoskeletal problems like neck pain, low back pain and osteoarthritis of the hip, knee and hand. One path of the treatment is for physicians to prescribe opioids for these types of conditions. However, there is a natural, safe alternative to taking possible dangerous drugs. Recent research has shown that chiropractic care for musculoskeletal pain is a viable substitute for opioid medications. This article will discuss the dangers of opioids, research detailing chiropractic care is an alternative and how chiropractic treatment can be utilized for musculoskeletal disorders.
What Relief Is There For Pain Radiating Down The Arm?
Many people suffer from pain traveling or radiating down their arm. This discomfort can range from a mild tingling or ache to an agonizing sharp or throbbing pain. For some the onset is gradual, over time. For others the pain occurs suddenly from an accident or overexertion. This article will discuss pain down the arm, a recent scientific research study describing the condition and what can be done to give relief of pain going down the arm.