Manchester Chiropractic Care of Manchester Degenerated Discs Starts with Understanding and Nutritional Protection

We all age. Our bodies age. Our finger nails age. Our spinal discs age. Now, that is something your Manchester chiropractor can help with though! Spinal discs exhibit aging once they start degenerating. Disc degeneration in a Manchester spine may first be exposed when there’s some back pain. Occasionally, disc degeneration progresses disregarded until years later. New research points out that disc degeneration for any of us in Manchester may begin as early as the teen years. Manchester Chiropractic & Sports Injuries is all about alleviating any pain and preventing any degeneration possible with nutrition and Manchester chiropractic care.

Manchester DISC DEGENERATION AND AGING: 2nd to 5th Decades of Life

In spine radiology, the Pfirrmann classification defines levels of disc degeneration. Grade 1 is less degeneration. Grade 5 is severe degeneration. Researchers analyzed the MRI images of 653 patients of all ages. Grade 3 degeneration is most common in those in their 2nd to 5th decades of life. It’s stated to be “natural” to find that disc degeneration starts in the 2nd decade of life. (1) That signifies that disc degeneration starts in the teen years of life!? Does that shock any of our Manchester chiropractic patients? Manchester Chiropractic & Sports Injuries isn’t shocked, necessarily, but Manchester Chiropractic & Sports Injuries is ready to help the teen Manchester back pain sufferer. Do any Manchester teens live at home with you? Do they ever mention having back pain or neck pain?

Manchester DISC DEGENERATION AND AGING: 6th Decade of Life

Grade 4 was more common in the sixth decade of life. (1) Manchester Chiropractic & Sports Injuries takes care of many older patients with chronic low back pain in which disc degeneration plays a role. Manchester Chiropractic & Sports Injuries realizes that older adults with back pain express it has altered their life, interfered with their social and recreational outlets, complicated their family relationships. (2) Back pain upsets their plans for retirement, housing, health, and independence. (3) It is unpleasant. Manchester Chiropractic & Sports Injuries understands this, empathizes with our older Manchester back pain sufferers, and offers Cox Technic to help whose goal is at least 50% relief in 30 days with many patients attaining that sooner than that and with a greater percent of relief. Manchester Chiropractic & Sports Injuries celebrates with our patients as they reclaim some independence and back pain relief.


Feed your discs early and often. Disc degeneration begins in the 2nd decade of life! More and more news comes about the value of nutrition. Two influential nutrients for discs are chondroitin sulfate and glucosamine sulfate. These two sulfates nourish the disc and potentially avert degeneration and even promote regeneration of the disc’s cartilage. Ask your Manchester chiropractor for more details. Manchester Chiropractic & Sports Injuries supports proactive care any time possible!

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Listen to this PODCAST about disc degeneration in the cervical spine initiating neck pain that Cox® Technic effectively helps relieve.

Schedule a Manchester chiropractic appointment with Manchester Chiropractic & Sports Injuries. We can chat about aging and its influence on your spine. We can talk about the benefits of Manchester chiropractic care if disc degeneration is a concern for you. 

Help Manchester degenerated discs the with nutritional care (chondroitin sulfate and glucosamine sulfate). 
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