Healthy News October 2018 Manage Musculoskeletal Pain To Avoid Chronic Disease

Executive Chiropractic of Iowa helps relieve musculoskeletal pain which helps prevent chronic disease. 


Musculoskeletal conditions, West Des Moines back and neck pain and osteoarthritis of the hip or knee, may lead to chronic disease like cardiovascular disease, cancer, diabetes, chronic respiratory disease or obesity. Such as, those|West Des Moines chiropractic patients who have osteoarthritis appear have a higher risk of getting cardiovascular disease. The latest study reports that those with musculoskeletal conditions enjoy a 17% higher chance of getting a chronic disease. (1) What do the study’s researchers suggest? Manage musculoskeletal diseases early on in their development. Averting and treating these musculoskeletal conditions early may help prevent the development of chronic diseases later. Just what the connection is between musculoskeletal conditions and chronic disease risk is yet unknown. Your West Des Moines chiropractor at Executive Chiropractic of Iowa encourages you to address your West Des Moines back pain and neck pain conditions sooner than later and is here to help our West Des Moines chiropractic patients!

Listen to this PODCAST with Dr. Vincent Pankonin on The Back Doctor’s Podcast with Dr. Michael Johnson about chronic back pain and its West Des Moines chiropractic care using the Cox® Technic System.

West Des Moines chiropractic care may include checking the level of vitamin B12 since it may influence back pain relief. 


How Is Your Vitamin B12 Level?

Vitamin B12 keeps the nerves and blood cells healthy. Mild B12 deficiency may be unnoticed. More advanced B12 deficiency may result in anemia, tiredness, pale skin, appetite drop, constipation, diarrhea, heart palpitations, etc. One concerning condition linked to B12 deficiency is subacute combined degeneration of the spinal cord after nitrous oxide anesthesia. (2) Improving B12 level can be valuable. B12 may be delivered orally or via injection. One injection study revealed that B12 relieved low back pain and disability and reduced patients’ use of paracetamol for pain relief. (3) B12 deficiency may be evaded by having meat, poultry, seafood, dairy products, and eggs or taking B12 supplements. Talk with your West Des Moines chiropractor about the best way for you to maintain a healthy B12 status!

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