From making the first chiropractic appointment to discovering pain relief, you are a key component to the process.
You will find that if you engage wholeheartedly in your care, you will learn to obstain from pain-producing situations, find that you improve faster, and stay pain-free. Many factors contribute to your healing process and continued pain-free quality of life:
- Making all the in-office appointments as recommended
- Knowing fully your spinal pain condition
- Following the suggestions for its relief
- Adapting your activities of daily living including your job, if necessary
- Considering limitations that your spinal condition may impose
Recommendations for your at-home chiropractic care may comprise of exercise, hot/cold therapy, massage, nutrition as well as use of proper posture and movement skills.
You will find that you do have control over your symptom even though there may not be an antidote for the condition. You are central to your care. You can regain the quality of life you want and deserve.
Some tips for at-home care:
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