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La Grande Fear of Back Pain Relieved with Paulette Hugulet, DC, LLC

Fear of the “damaged spine.” It is a most common feeling to have about a lot of things in life. Fear avoidance. It is common in La Grande back pain sufferers. When back pain becomes part of life, fear avoidant behavior tends to creep in with it. Back pain specialists like your La Grande chiropractic physician are aware of the influences of fear and fear avoidance on La Grande back pain and neck pain patients. Fear limits La Grande back pain sufferers from doing the simplest things out of concern that they may experience pain. The spine is pretty resilient, but when it’s damaged its resiliency disappears in the mind of its owner. Paulette Hugulet, DC, LLC helps La Grande back pain sufferers cope with the fear of back pain with information, care, and movement.

The Sense of Fear

Fear itself makes sense. If you suffer pain with something, you seek to avoid that something like shuffling paper in a way that you get a paper cut or bending a certain way that elicits leg pain. If you experience back pain when you move, you seek not to move like that to avoid back pain. Avoiding back pain-provoking activity for a La Grande 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 big deal out of it, he or she does not get trapped in trying to avoid movement, in the fear avoidance cycle. (1) Paulette Hugulet, DC, LLC empathizes with the La Grande back pain patient who does not want to move too much due to fear that his or her back will hurt again or maybe even worse than that last time. Paulette Hugulet, DC, LLC successfully gets La Grande back pain sufferers moving and doing their normal activities of daily life one little motion at a time!

Gentle Care and Motion

Paulette Hugulet, DC, LLC joins motion into its in-office chiropractic care and its at-home recommendation care. Paulette Hugulet, DC, LLC is all about motion and easing back pain and the fear that goes along with it. Incorporating manipulation to the treatment of low back pain earlier increased the success of manipulation on back pain relief and lowered the use of medication to manage the pain. (2) The La Grande chiropractic treatment plan at Paulette Hugulet, DC, LLC encompasses gentle, soothing Cox Technic to make larger 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 improves.

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

Schedule a La Grande chiropractic appointment at Paulette Hugulet, DC, LLC to ease your fear of your “damaged back” and help you start moving again!

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