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When you’re pregnant you get pretty used to being told that there are certain things you can or can’t eat, or activities that you should or shouldn’t do. Fortunately, not only can you continue to see a chiropractor when you are pregnant, but many women are actually encouraged to have regular chiropractic appointments to help keep them comfortable and in optimal health as they approach the birth of their baby – and beyond.
Degenerative disc disease is the term used to describe symptoms of back and neck pain that are caused by wear and tear on the spinal discs. These discs are found between each of the bones of your spine and act like mini shock absorbers, providing cushioning when we move and enabling you to bend, twist, and flex.
Visiting a chiropractor may be most commonly associated with back pain, but it’s certainly not the only health benefit of having regular therapeutic adjustments. In fact, getting regular chiropractic treatment can have a range of advantages for your overall health and wellbeing.
Electrical stimulation, or e-stim, is used by a therapist to work through soft tissue rehabilitation. It is not as intimidating as it sounds, and it is a proven therapy to help you recover from injuries. It can also help with other existing conditions like fibromyalgia.
Bulging discs and poor spinal alignment can make even simple daily activities incredibly painful. Noninvasive, non-surgical spinal decompression therapy can provide the relief that will allow a person in pain to get back to all the things they used to love to do.