From making the first chiropractic appointment to discovering pain relief, you are key element to the process.
You will find that if you participate wholeheartedly in your care, you will learn to avoid pain-producing circumstances, realize that you improve much quicker, and stay pain-free. A lot of factors contribute to your healing process and ongoing pain-free quality of life:
- Making all the in-office appointments as recommended
- Understanding fully your spinal pain symptoms
- Following the recommendations for its relief
- Conforming your activities of daily living including your job, if necessary
- Recognizing limitations that your spinal condition may inflict
Recommendations for your at-home chiropractic care may incorporate exercise, hot/cold therapy, massage, nutrition as well as use of good posture and movement skills.
You will realize that you do have the upper hand over your condition even though there may not be a cure for the condition. You are central to your care. You can gain back the quality of life you want and deserve.
Some tips for at-home care:
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