In honor of National Chiropractic Health Month, the experts at Circleville Chiropractic Center are sharing some tips to prevent back injury and improve overall back strength. This “Back to Basics” approach emphasizes the benefits of chiropractic care and focuses on simple drug-free approaches to back pain treatment. Specific exercises and spinal manipulation performed by a qualified chiropractor are two alternatives to prescription opioid pain medications and risky surgeries. For more information about back pain prevention and treatment, visit: www.acatoday.org/NCHM.
- Many people deal with back pain by using pain medications like opioids.
- Chiropractic care is an alternative to drugs as an approach to treat back pain.
- Therapies such as spinal manipulation are used by chiropractors to enhance an ergonomic lifestyle.
“Statistics show that every day, more than 1,000 people are treated in the ER for misusing prescription opioid pain medications, and deaths involving the drugs have quadrupled since 1999.”