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Healthy News - July 2018

Gormish Chiropractic & Rehabilitation offers chiropractic manipulation to ease tailbone pain after a Carrolltown water ride or water slide injury to the coccyx. 

Carrolltown Water Slides and Rides: Summer Fun May Hurt
Carrolltown Tailbone (Coccyx) Pain

What better fun is there on a hot, Carrolltown summer day than to enjoy a cool-water water ride or water slide? Most all of us can all relate to that! Some Carrolltown folks will do the sliding and riding, and some will watch. Which is better? Viewing from afar! Water slides and rides may go from fun to pain if the tailbone gets injured. And it does! A new research report describes that water ride related tailbone pain is not stated in the medical literature before, but Gormish Chiropractic & Rehabilitation knows it’s found in this Carrolltown chiropractic practice’s patient population. The tailbone is properly named the coccyx, the lowest section of the spine, and tailbone injury may develop into coccygeal instability and pain. (1) Like the rest of the spine, the coccyx has discs and dorsal root ganglia, too. DRG stimulation eases pain and increases function without any additional problems for patients with chronic coccydynia (coccyx pain). (2) Usual care of coccyx pain is physical therapy and medication treatment. Adding manipulation decreased pain and disability for chronic coccydynia patients (who occasionally experience low back pain and leg pain as well) in just three treatments. (3) If Carrolltown summer’s water fun harms you, go to your Carrolltown chiropractor! Gormish Chiropractic & Rehabilitation’s gentle manipulation may calm the coccyx’s discs and DRGs and lessen your Carrolltown tailbone pain.

Carrolltown chiropractic and acupuncture may help pregnancy-related back pain and lumbopelvic pain. 

Carrolltown Chiropractic Help for Carrolltown Lumbopelvic Pain During Pregnancy

The last thing a Carrolltown expectant mother desires experiencing is pain, and the very last thing she wants is to take medication or go through medical procedures! Carrolltown chiropractic spinal manipulation with Cox® Technic is described to help reduce pregnancy-related back pain and leg pain. (4) For women who experience lumbopelvic pain during Carrolltown pregnancy, acupuncture seemingly helps. It’s safe and beneficial for reducing pain and increasing her quality of life while pregnant. 89% of women in one study reported clinically meaningful symptom decline. (5) Your Carrolltown chiropractor is here to lessen pregnancy-related Carrolltown back pain and pelvic pain.

Listen in to this PODCAST with Dr. Amelia Pappas on The Back Doctors Podcast with Dr. Michael Johnson about pregnancy-related Carrolltown back pain and pelvic pain and how Cox® Technic helps reduce that pain.

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Thank you for trusting your Carrolltown chiropractor with your spine’s health.

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