Cooperation. Vitamin E. Vitamin D. Calcium. Quercetin. Exercise. So many approaches
to help osteoporosis!
does Johnson Chiropractic help our Richmond chiropractic patients with
osteoporosis deal with it? In all ways we can! Osteoporosis is a multifaceted
disease that has ramifications for older folks but can be
prevented if prepared for when we’re young folks. Johnson Chiropractic hopes our
Richmond chiropractic patients read and take action with a few of these morsels of information as they apply to the men and women,
old and young of our families.
and men. Women are often the ones warned about osteoporotic fractures and DEXA
scans schedules and are the focus of osteoporosis discussions, but in one study
45% of men over 65 years of age have osteoporosis. (1) Can you believe that?
Listen up, Richmond men!
osteoporosis is really a disease of youth, not necessarily of the elderly. Bone
mass is built when we’re young. Youthful Richmond chiropractic clients
will want to encourage their kids to join them in being proactive with their
diets, exercise routines, and lifestyles to ward off Richmond
osteoporosis-related problems later in life.
are some of the steps to deal with osteoporosis? One is sleep.
Disturbed sleep affects with bone stiffness, a marker of osteoporosis. Poor
sleep quality is related to osteoporosis! (2) Another is cooperating with a set
treatment plan. Those at risk for osteoporosis may not “get it,” may not get
their risk for fracture and won’t do what they have to do to deal with it until
they see what osteoporosis does to their bones via drawings and other visuals. (3)
Johnson Chiropractic works to be sure our Richmond chiropractic patients
understand well their condition and the treatment plan best to address the
problem. Another step is supplementation: Vitamin E for supporting bone
structure (4) and keeping away the free radicals in the body as an antioxidant
(5), Vitamin D and calcium for bone matrix structure (6), chondroitin sulfate
for stimulating bone formation (7), and quercetin for protection against
osteoporosis as it is able to scavenge free radicals and keep them from
damaging cells that make up bone (8). Then, there is exercise: Treadmill
exercise prevents senile osteoporosis. (9) Johnson Chiropractic has a treatment plan with
clear steps to deal with osteoporosis for Richmond chiropractic
patients and their loved ones.
article pointed out that general medical practitioners were
ambivalent, unsure about the impact of osteoporosis. They felt other diseases
were more important than osteoporosis. They weren’t sure of guidelines to care
for osteoporosis. They were also worried about the financial side of
osteoporosis care and how their patients would deal with it. (10) Know that Johnson Chiropractic
isn’t ambivalent in the least when it comes to
osteoporosis. Richmond osteoporosis
fractures are real. Richmond osteoporosis means of prevention
are real. Richmond osteoporosis means of treatment are real.
Johnson Chiropractic today to discuss your risk and risk prevention of osteoporosis
and its related fractures. There’s a Richmond chiropractic treatment
plan of sleep, nutrition, exercise and education just for you and your family
members of all ages and both genders!