Pflugerville Fear of Back Pain Relieved with Pflugerville Wellness Center

Fear of the “damaged spine.” It’s a most common feeling to have about any number of things in life. Fear avoidance. It’s common in Pflugerville back pain sufferers. When back pain becomes part of life, fear avoidant behavior tends to creep in with it. Back pain specialists like your Pflugerville chiropractic physician recognize the effects of fear and fear avoidance on Pflugerville back pain and neck pain patients. Fear limits Pflugerville back pain sufferers from doing the simplest things out of concern that they may experience pain. The spine is rather resilient, but when it’s damaged its resiliency fades in the mind of its owner. Pflugerville Wellness Center assists Pflugerville back pain sufferers contain the fear of back pain with information, care, and movement.

The Sense of Fear

Fear itself makes sense. If you have pain with something, you try to avoid that something like shuffling paper in a way that you get a paper cut or bending a certain way that elicits leg pain. If you suffer with back pain when you move, you seek not to move like that to avoid back pain. Avoiding back pain-producing activity for a Pflugerville back pain sufferer wanting to protect his or her damaged back makes good sense. Researchers point out though that if a back pain sufferer experiences pain in the early days of back pain and does not make a big deal out of it, he or she doesn’t get trapped in trying to avoid movement, in the fear avoidance cycle. (1) Pflugerville Wellness Center understands with the Pflugerville back pain patient who doesn’t desire to move too much due to fear that his or her back will hurt again or maybe even worse than before. Pflugerville Wellness Center positively gets Pflugerville back pain sufferers moving and performing their normal activities of daily life one tiny motion at a time!

Gentle Care and Motion

Pflugerville Wellness Center integrates motion into its in-office chiropractic care and its at-home recommendation care. Pflugerville Wellness Center is all about motion and relieving back pain and the fear that accompanies it. Adding manipulation to the treatment of low back pain earlier increased the effectiveness of manipulation on back pain relief and decreased the use of medication to control the pain. (2) The Pflugerville chiropractic treatment plan at Pflugerville Wellness Center involves gentle, comforting Cox Technic to open the spinal canal and lighten pressure on the spinal nerves as well as bring motion back to the spine as the back pain and/or leg pain lessens.

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Fear may be a good thing, too. Fear of back surgery may get a back pain sufferer to seek non-surgical care like that offered at Pflugerville Wellness Center. Listen in to this podcast of a patient who did not want a second back surgery and got relief with Cox Technic. He even got back to exercising and moving which he quit due to pain!

Schedule a Pflugerville chiropractic appointment at Pflugerville Wellness Center to ease your fear of your “damaged back” and help you start moving again!

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