Richmond Healthy News - October 2020

Richmond chiropractic care of neck pain, arm pain and related headache follows [guidelines|recommendations]200] with gentle, safe spinal manipulation and modalities. 


Best available scientific evidence establishes best practice recommendations for Richmond chiropractic patients with uncomplicated neck pain as well as those with neck pain with headache or radicular arm pain say that chiropractic manipulation and multimodal care are recommended. (1) A new study of 288 chiropractors found that nearly a third of their chiropractic patients are senior adults over the age of 65. Of these persons, 45.5% had neck pain. 31.3% had concomitant headache. Richmond headache and neck pain are issues for Richmond seniors! Fortunately, chiropractic care for these older adults living with neck pain integrates simply with care by other healthcare providers. (2) The safe, gentle Cox® Technic System of Spinal Pain Management has demonstrated beneficial relief of neck and arm pain through 15 treatments in 10 weeks using Cox® Technic and adjunctive modalities. (3) Johnson Chiropractic uses this treatment protocol daily for neck and arm pain relief!

Listen to this PODCAST with chiropractic back pain specialist, Dr. David Kulla on The Back Doctors Podcast with Dr. Michael Johnson as he shared a neck pain and headache sufferer who achieved relief with his chiropractic treatment plan using the Cox® Technic System of Spinal Pain Management.

Richmond neck pain and headache may benefit from vitamin D deficiency adjustment.


Look at Vitamin D for Headache and Neck Pain

Vitamin D deficiency is a global issue projected to impact 30% to 50% of the population. (4) Researchers describe that vitamin D deficiency may well produce or aggravate neck pain, back pain, and muscle spasm. They state that fixing vitamin D deficiency is vital when treating these conditions since it is not expensive and delivers big results in terms of quality of care and cost. (5) Another review of studies done about vitamin D and headache showed that there is a connection between vitamin D levels and headaches (the strongest link was between vitamin D levels and migraine). Researchers imply that headache sufferers, especially those with migraines, may reduce the frequency of headache by taking vitamin D. (6) Simple! Test your vitamin D level, and up it if necessary!

CONTACT Johnson Chiropractic

Arrange your next Richmond chiropractic appointment now with Johnson Chiropractic. Based on the best science today, neck pain, neck-related arm pain and headache have hope of relief with Richmond chiropractic care at Johnson Chiropractic.