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Chiropractic Manipulation Good Treatment Therapy
Improved symptoms.: I will speak only for acupuncture. Acupuncture will not un-trap the nerve. However, it can improve circulation of blood, movement of lymph, neural activity & balance of chi in the areas surrounding & impacted by the nerve. It can markedly reduce inflammation of that tissue. Neurologists request acupuncture for a # of people i see for this reason. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Herniated cervical disc n bulged lumbar disc. Is chiropractor treatment or physiotherapy better? Is traction n spinal manipulation the same?
What can I do to help the ALS pain and mobility looking to hear others views is water therapy good and is chiropractic really not good for ALS thanks ?
Water therapy: Will likely benefit more than chiropractic care ...Read more
After trying physical therapy, a chiropractor for 6 months, counseling, numerous non narcotic meds, is it time to seek treatment for chronic pain with?
See PT or chiro: Back pain can be caused by many things. If you are young and having mild back pain it is probably musculoskeletal in origin. If the pain is severe or if you have any numbness or weakness you should see a doctor immediately. If the pain is not severe then seeing a physical therapist or chiropractor could be very helpful. Good posture, stretching and regular aerobic exercise is also helpful. ...Read more
Yes and no: For tension headaches or those starting in the neck can see some benefit from chiro manipulation. Be careful of what is promised. Get an eval and some treatment but have reasonable expectations. You should not have to be sold on a treatment. Especially decompression machines. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Medicine, traditional chinese medicine, chiropractic manipulation, and energy healing --which is legit?
All legit at times: Obviously "medicine is "legit" but that does not mean it is the only valid approach & many conditions are not helped much by conventional medicine.There is scientific research confirming that tcm, chir. And energy healing can be beneficial, but it depends on the condition. Like medicine, each of these can each help some conditions more than others & some practitioners are more skilled than others. ...Read more
Depends Upon cause: It depends upon the cause of the kyphosis. If the one is dealing with juvenile hyperkyphosis syndrome/ Scheurmann's disease, there is a congenital structural problem that will not change. In that case, it may be beneficial to prevent progression or be palliative. There may be better results in a functional, rather than structural, caused kyphosis. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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