Patients are more often lying in a bed or sitting for long periods of time. Believe it or not, this can have adverse effects on the bodies joints and muscles causing undue discomfort. Hip joints may shift or the spine may develop muscular issues. A host of issues are possible with the lack of movement and sitting too long.
The best remedy, of course, is to get up and move around as much as possible. Regular walking gets the joints and muscles working. This helps bring structures back into place. Out of place muscles and joints cause pain and discomfort. A Chiropractic treatment program will bring the joint and muscle structures back into alignment and thereby provide relief and comfort. When it is not possible to provide traditional chiropractic methods such as forced joint manipulation, it is possible to utilize the Activator tool to work muscles joints and tendons.
Providing as little pain as possible in difficult times can improve outlooks and perceptions. Plus it feels good to have a Professional Chiropractor manipulate your body and tell a good joke at the same time.
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Dr. Bradley Caulfield, Surrey, BC.