Back Pain Q&A
What causes back pain?
Back pain appears for a variety of reasons. From overuse injuries to car accidents to poor posture your back can suffer. Inflammation can also cause back pain,leading to one of the most common symptoms, sciatica. A careful evaluation to determine the cause of painful symptoms will help ensure you get the most appropriate and most effective treatment to relieve your symptoms.
How can chiropractic care help relieve back pain?
Chiropractic care realigns the vertebrae of the spine to help relieve inflammation that can cause nerve irritation and malfunction. Once your spine is aligned, it’s better able to support the body both at rest and in motion. Chiropractic care balances out uneven forces and stresses, which aids pain-free function.
How can I prevent back pain?
Lifestyle changes, such as losing weight and increasing exercise, can help to prevent back pain. It’s also important to get evaluated and treated as soon as you notice back pain or stiffness.