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New Roads Fear of Back Pain Relieved with New Roads Chiropractic Center

Fear of the “damaged spine.” It is a most common feeling to have about any number of things in life. Fear avoidance. It’s common in New Roads back pain sufferers. When back pain enters the scene, fear avoidant behavior also creeps in with it. Back pain specialists like your New Roads chiropractic physician are aware of the influences of fear and fear avoidance on New Roads back pain and neck pain patients. Fear keeps New Roads back pain sufferers from doing the simplest things because they worry that they may experience pain. The spine is rather resilient, but when it’s damaged its resiliency disappears in the mind of its owner. New Roads Chiropractic Center helps New Roads back pain sufferers cope with the fear of back pain with information, care, and movement.

The Sense of Fear

Fear itself makes sense. If you have pain with something, you attempt to avoid that something like shuffling paper in a way that you get a paper cut or bending a certain way that aggravates leg pain. If you experience back pain when you move, you try not to move like that to avoid back pain. Avoiding back pain-producing activity for a New Roads back pain sufferer wanting to protect his or her damaged back makes good sense. Researchers point out though that if a back pain sufferer experiences pain in the early days of back pain and does not make a huge deal out of it, he or she doesn’t get caught in trying to avoid movement, in the fear avoidance cycle. (1) New Roads Chiropractic Center understands with the New Roads back pain patient who doesn’t want to move too much out of fear that his or her back will hurt again or maybe even worse than that last time. New Roads Chiropractic Center successfully gets New Roads back pain sufferers moving and performing their normal activities of daily life one tiny motion at a time!

Gentle Care and Motion

New Roads Chiropractic Center joins motion into its in-office chiropractic care and its at-home recommendation care. New Roads Chiropractic Center is all about motion and relieving back pain and the fear that goes along with it. Incorporating manipulation to the treatment of low back pain earlier sped up the effectiveness of manipulation on back pain relief and decreased the use of medication to control the pain. (2) The New Roads chiropractic treatment plan at New Roads Chiropractic Center encompasses gentle, soothing Cox Technic to open the spinal canal and lighten pressure on the spinal nerves as well as bring motion back to the spine as the back pain and/or leg pain lessens.

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Fear may be a good thing, too. Fear of back surgery may lead a back pain sufferer to seek non-surgical care like that offered at New Roads Chiropractic Center. Listen in to this podcast of a patient who did not want a second back surgery and found relief with Cox Technic. He even returned to exercising and moving which he quit due to pain!

Schedule a New Roads chiropractic appointment at New Roads Chiropractic Center to lessen your fear of your “damaged back” and help you start moving again!

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