Cox Chiropractic Medicine INCs September 2017 Healthy NewsletterPAIN AFTER BACK SURGERY: CHIROPRACTIC REHAB AND CARE HELP Research reports that those who undergo rehab4 after back disc surgery experience more favorable treatment outcomes in the year after the back surgery. They return to work. (1) Some back surgery patients don’t undergo rehabilitation by their own decision or by not being told to do it. For those who experience continued pain after back surgery (also referred to as “failed back surgical syndrome”), Fort Wayne chiropractic Cox Technic spinal manipulation care may help relieve the pain without further surgical intervention. A study of 69 post-surgical continued pain patients seeking care from a chiropractor using Cox Technic reports that 81% of these patients achieved greater than 50% pain relief in 11 visits over a 49-day period of active care. (2) That can be sufficient relief to allow these patients to enjoy their lives again! If you, a loved one or a friend did not do any rehabilitation after back surgery and/or are feeling back pain post-back surgery, Cox Chiropractic Medicine INC can help with gentle, research-documented, Fort Wayne chiropractic care and treatment. TIP OF THE MONTH: Exercise and Nutrition for Your Discs Exercise is beneficial for the nutritional state of your spinal discs! The discs are made up of glycosaminoglycans which are made chondroitin sulfate, dermatan sulfate, glucosamine sulfate. Researchers explain that physical exercise does not deplete glycosaminoglycans; exercise increases their concentration even in overtraining situations. (3) Plus doing some muscle strengthening activities twice a week lowers your chances of low back pain. (4) Talk with Cox Chiropractic Medicine INC about chondroitin sulfate supplementation and exercise as additions to your Fort Wayne chiropractic treatment plan for your disc’s health and healing! Thank you for trusting your spinal health and healing to Cox Chiropractic Medicine INC and mentioning Cox Chiropractic Medicine INC to your Fort Wayne friends and family. Schedule your next Fort Wayne chiropractic visit today! "This information and website content is not intended to diagnose, guarantee results, or recommend specific treatment or activity. It is designed to educate and inform only. Please consult your physician for a thorough examination leading to a diagnosis and well-planned treatment strategy. See more details on the DISCLAIMER page."