Not exactly a spine condition, but Ehlers Danlos
is a body condition that may affect the spine and musculoskeletal
system and be helped by gentle West Des Moines chiropractic care.
Chiropractors who are back pain
specialists like your West Des Moines chiropractor at Executive Chiropractic of Iowa naturally
approach conditions like Ehlers Danlos conservatively and gently. Chiropractors
also accommodatingly care for these patients with any other medical healthcare providers
and their treatment plans for the best welfare of the patient.
Executive Chiropractic of Iowa welcomes such opportunities
to help West Des Moines Ehlers Danlos patients like this.
Ehlers Danlos hypermobility type affects a number of systems
resulting in a range of symptoms: pain (muscular, articular, neuropathic, back
pain, neck pain, abdominal pain, pelvic pain, and headache) and fatigue (muscle
weakness, unrefreshing sleep, depression, anxiety, etc.). (1) Executive Chiropractic of Iowa knows Ehlers
Danlos by such symptom combinations.
Ehlers Danlos cared for with chiropractic
responds positively. One patient case Executive Chiropractic of Iowa read in a
peer-reviewed journal describes a young Ehlers Danlos
female with chronic neck pain and low back pain who also
experiences headaches and hand pain and stiffness. As is seen in Ehlers Danlos,
she also experiences weekly or daily joint dislocations
and upper and lower extremity joint hypermobility. West Des Moines Ehlers
Danlos hypermobility type patients know what this is
like and are grateful for relief. In this case, her
treatment plan incorporated gentle low force chiropractic manipulation
with some soft tissue therapy. A
variety of patient outcome scales document
reductions in disability, headache and spine pain for her. (2) Another case of Ehlers Danlos - with some of the typically
noted issues had previously been diagnosed inadequately
with fibromyalgia and degenerative arthritis before the more proper
Ehlers Danlos diagnosis – describes how she experiences
relief of back pain with gentle Cox Technic flexion
distraction, diet change, and exercise care. (3) Executive Chiropractic of Iowa shares gentle
West Des Moines chiropractic care for this type of relief.
If you or a West Des Moines loved
one has Ehlers Danlos and experiences back pain or
neck pain or other musculoskeletal pain related to Ehlers
Danlos that West Des Moines chiropractic handles,
schedule a West Des Moines chiropractic appointment today. Executive Chiropractic of Iowa is ready
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