Paramus Stress and Its Contribution to Back Pain

From nurses to firefighters, from children to older folks - and all of us in between - work-related stress is stressful. It influences our sense of pain and often prompts bouts of back pain and neck pain and back-related and neck-related pain. Paramus Medical & Sports Rehabilitation Center is ready to help squash the impact of work-related stress as much as possible. Paramus back pain and neck pain patients bring everything – including their stress – with them to Paramus Medical & Sports Rehabilitation Center. You can, too! Together, we will handle work-stress and back and neck pain.

WORK-RELATED STRESS

Work-related stress messes with us. It gets our attention through pain. None of us is immune to stress, not even a kid! A kid’s work is being a kid and going to school on the journey to adulthood. Along the way, kids have job-related stress. The pressures of grades and peers and news and learning problems get to them. Adolescents get low back pain, too. Depression, anxiety, coercion, uncomfortable relationships, extreme academic pressures, and disappointing school lives may all put college students at risk for chronic low back pain. (1) 11% of firefighters reported moderate to extremely severe stress on the job. 40% described musculoskeletal symptoms with back pain being the most noted. More stress is linked to more such symptoms. (2) Trash collectors said they had back pain issues – upper back pain 89%, shoulder pain 81%, wrist/hand pain 79%, neck pain 68% - which translated into higher psychological demands for them. (3) Researchers found that psychological factors and fear-avoidance behaviors caused 11.8% of nursing care facility workers’ stating that chronic low back pain disrupted their work. (4) It is a rare person whose job is pure joy and stress-free. The rest of us find ways to manage. Your Paramus chiropractor is by your side.

CHIROPRACTIC FOR THE STRESSED

Chiropractors like yours at Paramus Medical & Sports Rehabilitation Center see stressed-out patients. One study stated that more than 30% of chiropractic patients described themselves as moderately to severely stressed. Over 50% felt stress had a moderate or greater effect on their current pain. 71% said that it would be beneficial if their chiropractic care had some stress-coping strategies. 44% were interested in participating in a course to enhance their stress management skills. (5) Chiropractic care is offered to all, regardless of age or profession. Your Paramus chiropractor is prepared to diagnose the physical cause of back pain and neck pain and to correlate any work-related stress that may be contributing to your Paramus back pain and neck pain. The discussion of how to better cope with stress via lifestyle modifications, exercise, etc., helps many Paramus back pain and neck pain patients improve with the Paramus chiropractic treatment plan.  

CONTACT Paramus Medical & Sports Rehabilitation Center

Listen to this PODCAST with Dr. Robert Hayden  on The Back Doctors Podcast with Dr. Michael Johnson who enjoys working with the toughest, stressed-out back pain and neck pain patients with the Cox® Technic System of Spinal Pain Management as part of the chiropractic treatment plan.

Schedule your Paramus chiropractic appointment. Paramus Medical & Sports Rehabilitation Center welcomes everyone suffering with Paramus back pain and neck pain issues. Together, we will make a treatment plan for your relief.

Paramus Medical & Sports Rehabilitation Center helps Paramus back pain patients who are stressed-out find relief and control of their pain.
 
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