Healthy Living

Overcoming Arthritis Pain, Is it Possible?

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Arthritis is so common, it affects an estimated 1 in 5 adults! It means inflammation of the joint and can affect a person at any age, including an estimated 1 out of every 250 children. It’s also more common in women (24.9%) than men (18.1%).

Those who suffer from arthritis experience pain, stiffness and inflammation at the areas where arthritis is.

Chiropractic care is uniquely suited to aid in the treatment of arthritis-related symptoms because movement is recommended as one of the best treatment options, according to the Arthritis Foundation. Additional ways to overcome arthritis:

  1. Get daily exercise through various range of motion exercises. Keeping those joints and muscles flexible through swimming, walking, and biking will help strengthen and support you in the long run.
  2. Stress control is an important part of keeping your arthritis pain under control. Try yoga, massage, chiropractic, meditation.
  3. Hot and cold therapy is a temporary, but helpful tool when dealing with arthritis. For more information about what is better for you contact your local HealthSource.
  4. AS STATED ABOVE: CHIROPRACTIC is uniquely suited to aid in the treatment of arthritis-related symptoms because movement is recommended as one of the best treatment options, according to the Arthritis Foundation!

FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT YOUR ARTHRITIS PAIN CALL US DIRECTLY.

Arthritis Foundation (http://www.arthritis.org/); Arthritis Foundation (http://www.arthritis.org/rheumatoid-arthritis.php)
National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (http://www.niams.nih.gov)