Chiropracticis a health care profession that focuses on disorders of the musculoskeletal system and the nervous system. Those that use chiropractic care regularly recommend it highly for avariety of reasons. Here are the seven best reasons to find a chiropractor when you aren’t feeling your very best. Dr Sandhu seven part series explains the benefits you can experience and why you see him.
2. Chiropractic Has Been Proven Effective for Pain.
If you have pain, its miserable . Chiropractic may be just what you need. Studies in the United States and other parts of the world show that Chiropractic manipulations are effective.
One study in California found that Chiropractic was effective 86% of the time for general lower back pain.
A report released by the Agency for Health Care Policy and Research recommended Chiropractic as the best treatment for this ailment.
A study from the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center and the Jefferson County (Missouri) Rehabilitation Centre showed that there was immediate improvement when Chiropractic was used to treat acute low back pain.Study after study has been conducted and study after study has concluded that spinal adjustments superior to other treatments for acute pain. But Chiropractic is beneficial to more than just general, chronic, or acute lower back pain.
Patients of Chiropractic seek help for neck pain or discomfort as well. In fact, 19% of patients report neck pain at the first consultation. This pain is usually caused by accident or injury but can also be brought on by every day living.The modern medical treatment for neck pain is either immobilization or physical therapy. However,studies have shown that spinal adjustments are more effective. For instance, a study done in the Netherlands observed patients receiving one of the three treatments. They found that spinal adjustments improved overall physical functioning more than the other treatments.
Beyond the back and neck, patients often seeks Chiropractic care for headaches, including migraines. For chiropractic patients, migraines are often reduced or resolved without using painkillers or other prescription medications. A study was published by chiropractic doctors at University of Odense and the Nordic Institute of Chiropractic and clinical Biochemist in Denmark showing that spinal adjustments and soft tissue therapy allowed for steady improvement.
Many people understand the role of Chiropractic in the back, neck, and head because Chiropractors are seen as “back doctors.” However, chiropractic has proven effective for many other conditions such as carpal tunnel syndrome, fibromyalgia, infantile colic, and much more. (Click here to see what we can help with)
For pain associated with a variety of conditions, chiropractic is proven effective, often more effective than modern medical treatments. Coupled with the safety of Chiropractic, it should be your first choice when dealing with pain.
If you live move, or breathe, you should have a Doctor of Chiropractic as a member of your personal healthcare team. Why would the fastest man on the planet ?
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