Healthy News December 2018 Lower Odds of Back Surgery & Depression

Getting Pflugerville chiropractic care at Pflugerville Wellness Center first may lessen the odds of back surgery need and depression.  


Pflugerville chiropractic patients know that visiting their chiropractor at Pflugerville Wellness Center is beneficial. Their back pain and neck pain eases. Pflugerville chiropractic patients feel better when they leave Pflugerville Wellness Center. A benefit Pflugerville chiropractic patients may not necessarily appreciate because they are chiropractic patients already is that consulting a chiropractor lowers the chance of back surgery. A recent report stated that there is a “very strong association” between back surgery and the first healthcare provider consulted for the back pain injury. 42.7% of workers who consulted a surgeon|first consulted a surgeon first underwent surgery while only 1.5% of those who visited a chiropractor first had back surgery. (1) Furthermore, the chiropractic adjustment works wonders on the autonomic nervous system. This link between the autonomic nervous system and the adjustment is noted particularly for a tension-type headache sufferer with major depression whose relief is outlined in a new published case report. (2) For a depressed Pflugerville back pain patient, any relief from chiropractic care is most welcome!

Listen to this PODCAST with Dr. Kevin Keyes on The Back Doctor’s Podcast with Dr. Michael Johnson about a patient who was considering back surgery when she visited him for her back pain and discovered relief with his chiropractic care implementing the Cox® Technic System.

Pflugerville Wellness Center wishes joy for all our Pflugerville back pain patients to improve their back pain and their outlook on life.

Pflugerville CHIROPRACTIC TIP OF THE MONTH: Enjoying the Holiday [Joy|Cheer]33] Helps the Back Pain Sufferer and the Pflugerville Back Pain!

In developed countries, two of the most familiar reasons to see a doctor were for depression/anxiety and back pain. (3) Seeing these two issues together is not unusual at all at Pflugerville Wellness Center. Back pain sufferers have a tendency to deal with depression. 20.2% of back pain patients with spondylosis and disc conditions among others experience depression and spend more on health care for their conditions. (4) This relationship is even stronger for chronic low back pain sufferers. (5) So this holiday season, Pflugerville Wellness Center’s wish for Pflugerville back pain sufferers is that they experience the happiness and cheer around them. It just may improve their back pain, too! That’s the goal of Pflugerville chiropractic care at Pflugerville Wellness Center.

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Pflugerville Wellness Center thanks all our Pflugerville chiropractic patients for consulting Pflugerville Wellness Center first|visiting Pflugerville Wellness Center when you first have a spine pain issue. Pflugerville Wellness Center is thankful to be the Pflugerville back pain specialist practice.

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