West Palm Beach Fear of Back Pain Relieved with Moses Chiropractic

Fear of the “damaged spine.” It’s a most common feeling to have about any number of things in life. Fear avoidance. It is common in West Palm Beach back pain sufferers. When back pain enters the scene, fear avoidant behavior tends to creep in with it. Back pain specialists like your West Palm Beach chiropractic physician recognize the effects of fear and fear avoidance on West Palm Beach back pain and neck pain patients. Fear keeps West Palm Beach back pain sufferers from doing the simplest things out of concern that they may hurt. The spine is rather resilient, but when it is damaged its sturdiness disappears in the mind of its owner. Moses Chiropractic helps West Palm Beach back pain sufferers manage the fear of back pain with information, care, and movement.

The Sense of Fear

Fear itself makes sense. If you feel pain with something, you strive to avoid that something like shuffling paper in a way that you get a paper cut or bending a certain way that provokes leg pain. If you experience back pain when you move, you attempt not to move like that to avoid back pain. Avoiding back pain-provoking activity for a West Palm Beach back pain sufferer wanting to protect his or her damaged back makes good sense. Researchers point out though that if a back pain sufferer has pain in the early days of back pain and does not make a huge deal out of it, he or she does not get caught in trying to avoid movement, in the fear avoidance cycle. (1) Moses Chiropractic understands with the West Palm Beach back pain patient who doesn’t want to move too much out of fear that his or her back will hurt again or maybe even worse than that last time. Moses Chiropractic positively gets West Palm Beach back pain sufferers moving and doing their normal activities of daily life one small motion at a time!

Gentle Care and Motion

Moses Chiropractic joins motion into its in-office chiropractic care and its at-home recommendation care. Moses Chiropractic is all about motion and easing back pain and the fear that accompanies it. Incorporating manipulation to the treatment of low back pain earlier increased the effectiveness of manipulation on back pain relief and decreased the use of medication to control the pain. (2) The West Palm Beach chiropractic treatment plan at Moses Chiropractic encompasses gentle, comforting Cox Technic to open the spinal canal and relieve pressure on the spinal nerves as well as bring motion back to the spine as the back pain and/or leg pain lessens.

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Fear may be a good thing, too. Fear of back surgery may get a back pain sufferer to seek non-surgical care as available at Moses Chiropractic. Listen in to this podcast of a patient who didn’t want a second back surgery and got relief with Cox Technic. He even returned to exercising and moving which he quit due to pain!

Schedule a West Palm Beach chiropractic appointment at Moses Chiropractic to ease your fear of your “damaged back” and help you start moving again!

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