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Spinal Care Clinic’s October 2017 Healthy Newsletter

 

Burlington and Hamilton KNEE PAIN RELIEF WITH COX® FLEXION-DISTRACTION

Burlington and Hamilton knee pain is a pain that Spinal Care Clinic sees a lot. Pain meds and surgical approaches are plentiful while a new non-surgical chiropractic approach is revealing exciting results. Principles of Cox® Technic flexion distraction and decompression - a technique used in clinic all the time for Burlington and Hamilton back pain and neck pain relief - were customized for application with knee pain. They are shown to be of help in relieving knee pain. Overall, the mean pain scores for knee pain patients fell from 7.7 to 1.8 on a 10 point scale 1 least pain, 10 most pain in a mean of 5.3 visits over 3 weeks. In particular, acute knee pain patients’ pain scores dropped more dramatically from a mean of 8.1 to 1.1 in 4.8 treatments in 2.4 weeks. Chronic knee pain patients’ scores dropped from 7.5 to 2.2 in 5.4 treatments in 3.3 weeks. None of the patients reported any adverse side-effects. (1) It's gentle, relieving, and comfortable.  Check out a PODCAST by the author of this paper about his clinical experience with treating knee pain. This is an exciting addition to Spinal Care Clinic’s Burlington and Hamilton chiropractic care! Burlington and Hamilton knee pain sufferers are welcomed to experience this gentle, relieving Burlington and Hamilton knee pain treatment!

 

Burlington and Hamilton CHIROPRACTIC TIP OF THE MONTH: Strengthen the Hip Abductors

All of us can gain from stronger hip abductors, and Burlington and Hamilton senior folks benefit even more. A new article reports that people with chronic low back pain typically have hip abductor weakness, too. (Spinal Care Clinic concurs as this pairing is seen frequently in this Burlington and Hamilton chiropractic practice.) A simple series of hip abductor exercises helped reduce pain and improve function for a set of older chronic low back pain sufferers. (2) Easy! Spinal Care Clinic will give you some hip strengthening exercise moves you can do in the convenience of your own home along with the Burlington and Hamilton chiropractic spinal manipulation with Cox Technic in office to get such relief yourself.

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