Studies show that by the year 2030, people above the age of 65 will account for 20 percent of the total population in the United States. Although advancements in healthcare have played their part in an increase of the average lifespan, drugs come with harmful side-effects. This is one of the reasons why chiropractic care is witnessing a rise among the elderly.
A study shows that 50 percent of all pregnant women experience back pain before delivery. In addition to the physical stress, it is normal for expectant mothers to feel a range of emotions. The degree of such problems also depends on the difficulty of the pregnancy.
Although Sports Chiropractic Care is a relatively new subset of the field, its benefits have long been realized by athletes wanting to gain an edge and boost their performance. Sports chiropractors specialize in musculoskeletal-related injuries and its prevention.
Chiropractic makes use of non-invasive and natural procedures to promote health and prevent diseases. Utilizing different treatment methods such as functional medicine, rehabilitation therapy, manipulation, botanical and nutritional treatment, acupuncture, and controlled diets, chiropractors address a range of problems.
Aqua massage also known as water massage, is a therapy used to reduce muscle pain and stiffness. It’s an effective treatment for people who have strained muscles, back and neck pain.
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The conventional treatment for pain management was the prescription of pain medications. The side effects associated with those medications included dry mouth, constipation, diarrhea, and death in case of overdose.
Your friends planned a hiking trip and you bailed at the last minute, saying you had other commitments. In truth, you canceled because your joint pain was too much to handle, and you couldn’t risk making it worse.
Arthritis covers about 200 joint related conditions including osteoarthritis, rheumatoid arthritis, fibromyalgia, and lupus.
Chiropractic treatments have gained popularity in the U.S. over the last few years. The American College of Physicians, in an evidence-based clinical practice guideline, recommended chiropractic as a viable treatment for “acute or subacute low back pain”.
It’s holiday season. You’re decorating your Christmas tree with the kids. Suddenly, you feel a sharp stabbing pain emanating from your back. And it isn’t the first time you’ve experienced it. In fact, over the last few years, it’s getting worse.
According to the American Chiropractic Association, back pain resulted in 264 million days of missed work in one year! It costs Americans at least $50 billion each year in healthcare costs.