Gentle West Palm Beach Chiropractic Treatment of Chronic Low Back Pain; B Vitamins Are Important

Gentle West Palm Beach chiropractic treatment of chronic low back pain is best.

GENTLE IS BEST

Chronic low back pain reacts more positively to gentle spinal manipulation than more forceful. A new research paper reports that for chronic low back pain patients, gentle flexion-distraction (aka Cox® Technic) is superior to high velocity low amplitude thrust (HVLA), a common form of manipulation. The randomized clinical trial found via several different tests that flexion distraction improved patient Visual Analog Scale ratings of pain as well as Oswestry Disability Index ratings of disability. The bottom line is that for chronic low back pain patients, flexion distraction offered greater improvements in pain and function than HVLA. (1) It is no wonder that Moses Chiropractic appreciates Cox® Technic! It is gentle and effective for chronic back pain in addition to neck pain, sciatica, radicular arm pain and many other spine pain conditions.

[[Check out|Explore]40] podcasts on The Back Doctor’s Podcast with Dr. Michael Johnson to hear just how well  the Cox® Technic System of Spinal Pain Management functions!

 Moses Chiropractic suggests a check of your B vitamin status for overall health throughout life.

West Palm Beach CHIROPRACTIC TIP OF THE MONTH: B Vitamins Vital Through All Life Stages

West Palm Beach chiropractic patients: Take notice of your folate and B-vitamin status throughout life! Your West Palm Beach chiropractor will help you. Folic acid (vitamin B9) is recommended to all pregnant women to reduce the risk of neural tube defects in babies.  Low vitamin B12 status is affiliated with a higher risk of cognitive dysfunction, cardiovascular disease and osteoporosis. For some people, ensuring optimal vitamin B status may be tougher than for others. Older folks just don’t absorb it very well. A genetic variant (MRHFR) that is a common folate B9 polymorphism is connected to conditions like stroke. Good news! Recently a unique interaction with riboflavin (vitamin B2) decreases the risk of hypertension. (2) How’s your B status? Let’s find out!  Moses Chiropractic will be ready to address any concerns you may have about vitamin B and spinal nutrition.

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