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Healthy News October 2018 Manage Musculoskeletal Pain To Avoid Chronic Disease

Hollstrom & Associates Inc helps relieve musculoskeletal pain which helps prevent chronic disease. 


Musculoskeletal conditions like Largo neck and back pain and osteoarthritis of the hip or knee, may lead to chronic disease like cardiovascular disease, cancer, diabetes, chronic respiratory disease or obesity. Such as, those|Largo chiropractic patients with osteoarthritis seem to have an elevated risk of acquiring cardiovascular disease. The newest report states that patients who have musculoskeletal conditions have a 17% higher chance of acquiring a chronic disease. (1) What do the study’s researchers recommend? Address musculoskeletal diseases at the beginning in their development. Preventing and taking care of these musculoskeletal conditions early may help avoid the development of chronic diseases in the future. Just what the connection is between musculoskeletal conditions and chronic disease risk is yet unknown. Your Largo chiropractor at Hollstrom & Associates Inc encourages you to address your Largo back pain and neck pain issues sooner than later and is here to help our Largo chiropractic patients!

Listen to this PODCAST with Dr. Vincent Pankonin on The Back Doctor’s Podcast with Dr. Michael Johnson about chronic back pain and its Largo chiropractic care using the Cox® Technic System.

Largo chiropractic care may include checking the level of vitamin B12 since it may influence back pain relief. 


How’s Your Vitamin B12 Status?

Vitamin B12 keeps the nerves and blood cells healthy. Mild B12 deficiency may be undetected. More advanced B12 deficiency may produce anemia, fatigue, pale skin, appetite drop, constipation, diarrhea, heart palpitations, etc. One concerning condition linked to B12 deficiency is subacute combined degeneration of the spinal cord after nitrous oxide anesthesia. (2) Improving B12 status can be valuable. B12 may be delivered orally or via injection. One injection study showed that B12 relieved low back pain and disability and reduced patients’ consumption of paracetamol for pain relief. (3) B12 deficiency may be avoided by having meat, poultry, seafood, dairy products, and eggs or taking B12 supplements. Talk with your Largo chiropractor about the best approach for you toward healthy B12 status!

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