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Healthy News October 2018 Manage Musculoskeletal Pain To Avoid Chronic Disease

Paulette Hugulet, DC, LLC helps relieve musculoskeletal pain which helps prevent chronic disease. 


Musculoskeletal conditions like La Grande neck and back pain and osteoarthritis of the hip or knee, may lead to chronic disease like cardiovascular disease, cancer, diabetes, chronic respiratory disease or obesity. Such as, those|La Grande chiropractic patients who have osteoarthritis appear have a higher risk of developing cardiovascular disease. The newest study reports that patients who have musculoskeletal conditions have a 17% increased possibility of getting a chronic disease. (1) What do the study’s authors recommend? Take care of musculoskeletal diseases early on in their development. Averting and taking care of these musculoskeletal conditions early may help avoid the development of chronic diseases later. Just what the connection is between musculoskeletal conditions and chronic disease risk is yet unknown. Your La Grande chiropractor at Paulette Hugulet, DC, LLC urges you to address your La Grande back pain and neck pain issues sooner than later and is here to help our La Grande chiropractic patients!

Listen to this PODCAST with Dr. Vincent Pankonin on The Back Doctor’s Podcast with Dr. Michael Johnson about chronic back pain and its La Grande chiropractic care using the Cox® Technic System.

La Grande chiropractic care may involve checking the level of vitamin B12 since it may influence back pain relief. 


How’s Your Vitamin B12 Status?

Vitamin B12 maintains the health of nerves and blood cells. Mild B12 deficiency may be unnoticed. More advanced B12 deficiency may result in anemia, fatigue, pale skin, appetite decrease, constipation, diarrhea, heart palpitations, etc. One concerning condition related to B12 deficiency is subacute combined degeneration of the spinal cord after nitrous oxide anesthesia. (2) Recovering B12 level can help. B12 may be received orally or via injection. One injection study showed that B12 eased low back pain and disability and reduced patients’ consumption of paracetamol for pain relief. (3) B12 deficiency may be avoided by having meat, poultry, seafood, dairy products, and eggs or taking B12 supplements. Talk with your La Grande chiropractor about the best approach for you toward healthy B12 status!

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