Manchester Fear of Back Pain Relieved with Manchester Chiropractic & Sports Injuries

Fear of the “damaged spine.” It’s a most common feeling to have about any number of things in life. Fear avoidance. It is common in Manchester back pain sufferers. When back pain enters the scene, fear avoidant behavior tends to creep in with it. Back pain specialists like your Manchester chiropractic physician recognize the influences of fear and fear avoidance on Manchester back pain and neck pain patients. Fear prevents Manchester back pain sufferers from doing the simplest things out of concern that they may make the pain worse. The spine is rather resilient, but when it’s damaged its sturdiness disappears in the mind of its owner. Manchester Chiropractic & Sports Injuries assists Manchester back pain sufferers cope with the fear of back pain through information, care, and movement.

The Sense of Fear

Fear itself makes sense. If you suffer 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 elicits leg pain. If you feel back pain when you move, you attempt not to move like that to avoid back pain. Avoiding back pain-provoking activity for a Manchester back pain sufferer wanting to protect his or her damaged back makes good sense. Researchers point out though that if a back pain sufferer has pain in the early days of back pain and does not make a big deal out of it, he or she doesn’t get caught in trying to avoid movement, in the fear avoidance cycle. (1) Manchester Chiropractic & Sports Injuries understands with the Manchester back pain patient who does not desire to move too much out of fear that his or her back will hurt again or maybe even worse than that last time. Manchester Chiropractic & Sports Injuries successfully gets Manchester back pain sufferers moving and performing their normal activities of daily life one little motion at a time!

Gentle Care and Motion

Manchester Chiropractic & Sports Injuries joins motion into its in-office chiropractic care and its at-home recommendation care. Manchester Chiropractic & Sports Injuries is all about motion and easing back pain and the fear that accompanies it. Adding manipulation to the treatment of low back pain earlier enhanced the effectiveness of manipulation on back pain relief and decreased the use of medication to manage the pain. (2) The Manchester chiropractic treatment plan at Manchester Chiropractic & Sports Injuries includes gentle, comforting Cox Technic to open the spinal canal and lessen pressure on the spinal nerves and bring motion back to the spine as the back pain and/or leg pain improves.

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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 Manchester Chiropractic & Sports Injuries. Listen in to this podcast of a patient who did not want a second back surgery and found relief with Cox Technic. He even got back to exercising and moving which he stopped due to pain!

Schedule a Manchester chiropractic appointment at Manchester Chiropractic & Sports Injuries to lessen your fear of your “damaged back” and get you moving!

 
 
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