West Des Moines Chiropractic Treatment Plan Includes Exercise for Success

Exercise is an essential element of a successful West Des Moines back pain relief program. Exercise is an essential element of a successful West Des Moines leg pain relief treatment program. Exercise is an essential element of the pain-relieving West Des Moines chiropractic treatment plan of chiropractic services for back, neck, arm and leg pain relief. West Des Moines chiropractic patients at Executive Chiropractic of Iowa know this since their West Des Moines chiropractor proposes this concept on day one. Regardless of the amount of pain, there is motion that all West Des Moines back pain and leg pain patients can perform to find themselves feeling better and contribute to their own pain relief and future back and leg pain avoidance. Executive Chiropractic of Iowa is right by their side through it all!


Exercise controls the immune system and its anti-inflammatory responses to mask pain, particularly peripheral nerve injury and neuropathic pain relates a new research study. Exercise increases anti-inflammatory cytokines to promote healing and pain reduction.  Exercise on a treadmill improves the release of anti-inflammatory cytokines at the site of nerve injury. (1) How beneficial that is! Your West Des Moines chiropractor sees a dramatic benefit in this for West Des Moines neuropathic pain patients.


West Des Moines back pain and back-related leg pain sufferers find that adding exercise to their West Des Moines chiropractic treatment plans enhances the relief they attain. In one study, chronic low back pain sufferers improved in terms of relief of how intense their pain is when exercise is combined with neurophysiology education. (2) In another study, a Navy officer found relief of his low back and radicular leg pain due to a disc extrusion in 11 treatments over 72 days with flexion distraction (Executive Chiropractic of Iowa’s gentle treatment technique, Cox Technic) and abdominal rehab exercises as an element of the interdisciplinary care he obtained. (3) A randomized control trial of flexion distraction (aka Cox Technic) for back pain relief reported that F/D diminished back pain more than medical conservative care and physical therapy for almost all categories of back pain. One category of back pain patient – recurrent severe – showed that exercise is important to helping reduce that cycle of recurrent back pain. (4) Executive Chiropractic of Iowa is well trained in the Cox Technic System for back pain relief that encourages exercise in the West Des Moines chiropractic treatment plan.

Exercise is so important a factor of a successful back pain relief treatment plan that researchers are now endorsing the recommendation that doctors set patients up with apps on their phones to prompt them to exercise! (5) Whatever it takes, Executive Chiropractic of Iowa is up for it! Your West Des Moines chiropractor is ready to help our West Des Moines back pain patients however Executive Chiropractic of Iowa can!

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Listen to this PODCAST about how chiropractic care – treatment by the chiropractor and exercise by the patient, even as simply as walking – benefits back pain patient.

Then, schedule your West Des Moines chiropractic appointment to get rid of your low back pain and leg pain and start your back pain relief and prevention exercise routine. You’ll see just how exercise contributes to a successful treatment plan for your West Des Moines back pain relief.

West Des Moines exercise is an important part of the chiropractic treatment plan. 
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