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There are many medical issues you may be suffering from that our chiropractor in St. Robert can treat. Many people are unaware of just how many conditions can be treated with chiropractic care. Here are some of the conditions that we at Townsend Wellness Center can treat.
When there is pressure on the sciatic nerve, you may have pain radiating up and down your back and up and down your legs. Many people describe this pain as intense and strong. Seeking treatment with a chiropractor can help. Adjusting your back can help to take pressure off of the sciatic nerve, relieving the pain that you are experiencing.
Arthritis is caused by joint inflammation. This can cause you to feel stiff and experience pain. It is not known exactly why some people suffer from arthritis, especially as they age, and why others do not. However, if you do suffer from arthritis, routine chiropractic care can help to reduce joint inflammation, which in turn, reduces the amount of pain that you may feel or experience.
Whiplash is extremely common following a car accident. The force in which your body was thrown forward by the impact can cause strains in your neck and back. These strains are called whiplash. Whiplash takes time to heal. However, you do not have to be in pain while you are waiting for the condition to heal. Chiropractic care can help to keep the tissue and muscle as loose as possible, which can minimize the amount of pain you feel, while also helping to speed up the recovery process.
One of the conditions that many people do not realize that chiropractic care can treat is allergies. You may find yourself wondering how chiropractic care can help allergies. Chiropractic care helps to adjust your body so your body can properly respond to outside interference. This includes things like pollen and other allergens. So, while chiropractic care does not directly target your allergies, it can help your body better respond to these items, which can alleviate the symptoms associated with allergies.
If you always feel tired, you may be diagnosed by a doctor with chronic fatigue syndrome. There are many ways that this condition can be treated, including medications and behavioral therapy. But one of the lesser known ways to treat this condition is through chiropractic care. Spinal manipulation and adjustments can help the body sleep more comfortably and soundly, helping you to get the rest you need to function through the day.
If you are suffering from ADD and ADHD, you may have trouble focusing. This can impact your schooling or your ability to focus while at work. It is not known exactly why, but there has been a correlation between chiropractic treatment and the lessening of symptoms associated with ADD and ADHD. It is believed that manipulating the spine and properly adjusting it improves focus, which in turn, can help those suffering from either of these conditions.
When you play sports, you can experience a number of injuries, including muscles strains and sprains, overstretched ligaments and achy joints. Having routine chiropractic care can minimize the number of injuries you receive while playing and reduce pain. Chiropractic care helps to keep your body limber, which helps to minimize your risk of injury. But, if you are already injured, chiropractic treatment can also help. It can help to reduce swelling, pain, and stiffness in the body, helping you to properly heal.
Are you looking to receive treatment for any of these conditions? If so, you may need a chiropractor in St. Robert. When you do, turn to Townsend Wellness Center. We can help treat these conditions and more. Call us at 573-342-3119 to schedule your appointment today.