Cox Chiropractic Medicine INCs October 2017 Healthy Newsletter Fort Wayne KNEE PAIN RELIEF WITH COX® FLEXION-DISTRACTION Fort Wayne knee pain is a pain that Cox Chiropractic Medicine INC sees often. Pain meds and surgical procedures are plentiful while a new non-surgical chiropractic protocol is showing quite promising results. Principles of Cox® Technic flexion distraction and decompression - a technique used in clinic daily for Fort Wayne back pain and neck pain relief - were customized for use with knee pain. They proved successful in easing knee pain. Overall, knee pain patients’ mean pain scores dropped from 7.7 to 1.8 on a 10 point scale with 10 being the worst pain in a mean of 5.3 visits over 3 weeks. In particular, acute knee pain patients’ pain scores fell more dramatically from a mean of 8.1 to 1.1 in 4.8 treatments in 2.4 weeks. Chronic knee pain patients’ scores dropped from 7.5 to 2.2 in 5.4 treatments in 3.3 weeks. None of the patients reported any adverse reactions. (1) It's gentle, relieving, and comfortable. Check out a PODCAST by the author of this paper about his clinical experience in treating knee pain. This is an exciting addition to Cox Chiropractic Medicine INC’s Fort Wayne chiropractic care! Fort Wayne knee pain sufferers are welcomed to experience this gentle, relieving Fort Wayne knee pain treatment! Fort Wayne CHIROPRACTIC TIP OF THE MONTH: Strengthen the Hip Abductors All of us can benefit from stronger hip abductors, and Fort Wayne senior folks benefit even more. A recent article reports that people with chronic low back pain typically have hip abductor weakness, too. (Cox Chiropractic Medicine INC agrees as these two are seen often in this Fort Wayne chiropractic practice.) A simple series of hip abductor exercises helped reduce pain and improve function in a group of older chronic low back pain sufferers. (2) Easy! Cox Chiropractic Medicine INC will share some hip strengthening exercise moves you can do in the convenience of your own home alongside the Fort Wayne chiropractic spinal manipulation with Cox Technic in office to achieve such relief yourself.COME SEE Cox Chiropractic Medicine INC Bring your painful hips and knees as well as backs and necks to Cox Chiropractic Medicine INC! Cox Chiropractic Medicine INC is prepared to help with the latest in Fort Wayne chiropractic care! Schedule your next Fort Wayne chiropractic appointment 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."