Your Tarrytown chiropractor is continually
on alert for interesting stories to address
Tarrytown back pain patients’ questions. Tarrytown back pain
patients like simple answers. Your Tarrytown chiropractor at
Tarrytown Chiropractic does, too. Read more about these factors that influence
your relief of Tarrytown back pain, arm and leg pain.
CHRONIC LOW BACK PAIN, MOVEMENT AND METABOLIC DISEASE
Chronic non-specific Tarrytown low back pain (LBP) presents
a huge socioeconomic problem although the
mechanisms are not yet clear. Impaired motor control is
one issue which was shown by a reduced
movement amplitude of the pelvis, more in-phase coordination,
lower ground reaction forces, greater stride-to-stride variability
and an elevated activity in spine muscles.
Impaired motor control during walking is reflected in higher
activity of the spine muscles which leads to a stiffened lumbar-pelvic
region. (1) Dysmobility Syndrome (DMS) (abnormal spine motion) of the
musculoskeletal system and adverse health problems in older population is seen.
Abnormal spine mobility is linked to metabolic
syndrome (MetS) (2), and MetS involves a grouping
of cardiovascular risk factors (insulin resistance, hypertension, glucose
intolerance, low HDL-C, and hypertriglyceridemia. (7) DMS and MetS are related
in six domains: increased body fat, declined
muscle mass, lessened muscle strength, osteoporosis, slow gait
speed, and balance problems. Particularly, insulin
resistance was correlated to higher body
fat, osteoporosis and balance. This research revealed
a strong relationship between DMS and the existence
of MetS and its factors in the elderly population. (2)
Additionally, low high density lipid (HDL) cholesterol and
high low density cholesterol/high density lipid cholesterol ratio were
significantly associated with low back pain in a middle-aged Japanese
population. Tarrytown back pain patients are like them! These findings might support the atherosclerosis-low back pain connection
hypothesis. (3) Tarrytown Chiropractic helps Tarrytown chiropractic patients
with Tarrytown back pain relief and with their desire to fix
confounding metabolic issues.
Tarrytown Chiropractic urges Tarrytown
chiropractic patients to exercise even doing something as simple as walk. Researchers assessed the outcomes
of an exercise therapy program on pain and physical dimension of health-related
quality of life for 57 young adults aged 21 average
with musculoskeletal pain. A 9-week stabilization exercise therapy
program, performed 60 minutes once a week, revealed
enhanced pain and disability and increased
spine muscle endurance. This study confirmed that a
9-week progressive exercise therapy program can improve physical
health and reduce the incidence of cervical
disability and low back pain in young adults with musculoskeletal
pain. (4) Tarrytown Chiropractic highlights that exercise is effective!
Tarrytown back pain in older folks effectively reduces balance ability.
Tarrytown Chiropractic doesn’t view this as a beneficial
thing! These patients showed decreased
dependence on ankle and hip strategy for balance
control resulting in a discrepancy
of postural control from proprioceptive impairment. Moreover, older
patients with low back pain are at increased risk for lower leg
proprioceptive decrease and balance ability. (5) Tarrytown Chiropractic certainly
evaluates Tarrytown back pain patients for problems
HAND GRIP STRENGTH
issue is low hand grip strength in women who are
over 50 years with low physical activity was significantly associated
with the presence of low back pain. (6) Tarrytown Chiropractic
see this as this curious, but it is documented!
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Listen to this PODCAST
by Dr. Loren Miller as he discusses his chiropractic
care of a back pain patient who experienced several
health issues on The Back Doctors Podcast with Dr.
Michael Johnson. (His personal journey with back
pain and neck pain is also fascinating!)
Schedule your Tarrytown chiropractic appointment
today for a Tarrytown chiropractic treatment plan created just for you since exercise (despite the age
of the patient) and good general health equate to enhanced
spine motion and motor control.