Healthy News October 2018 Manage Musculoskeletal Pain To Avoid Chronic Disease

Rethwill Chiropractic Clinic helps relieve musculoskeletal pain which helps prevent chronic disease. 


Musculoskeletal conditions like Eugene back pain, neck pain and osteoarthritis of the hip or knee, may lead to chronic disease like cardiovascular disease, cancer, diabetes, chronic respiratory disease or obesity. Such as, those|Eugene chiropractic patients with osteoarthritis appear have a higher risk of acquiring cardiovascular disease. The newest study states that patients who have musculoskeletal conditions have a 17% increased possibility of getting a chronic disease. (1) What do the study’s authors suggest? Address musculoskeletal diseases at the beginning in their development. Preventing and taking care of these musculoskeletal conditions in a timely fashion may help avoid the development of chronic diseases later. Just what the connection is between musculoskeletal conditions and chronic disease risk is yet unknown. Your Eugene chiropractor at Rethwill Chiropractic Clinic urges you to address your Eugene back pain and neck pain issues sooner than later and is ready to help our Eugene chiropractic patients!

Listen to this PODCAST with Dr. Vincent Pankonin on The Back Doctor’s Podcast with Dr. Michael Johnson about chronic back pain and its Eugene chiropractic care using the Cox® Technic System.

Eugene chiropractic care may include checking the level of vitamin B12 since it may influence back pain relief. 


How’s Your Vitamin B12 Status?

Vitamin B12 maintains the health of nerves and blood cells. Mild B12 deficiency may be unnoticed. More advanced B12 deficiency may result in anemia, tiredness, pale skin, appetite decrease, constipation, diarrhea, heart palpitations, etc. One concerning condition linked to B12 deficiency is subacute combined degeneration of the spinal cord after nitrous oxide anesthesia. (2) Recovering B12 status can help. B12 may be delivered orally or via injection. One injection study showed that B12 eased low back pain and disability and reduced patients’ use of paracetamol for pain relief. (3) B12 deficiency may be evaded by having meat, poultry, seafood, dairy products, and eggs or taking B12 supplements. Talk with your Eugene chiropractor about the best approach for you toward healthy B12 status!

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