Williamson Fear of Back Pain Relieved with Apple Country Chiropractic

Fear of the “damaged spine.” It’s a most common feeling to have about any number of things in life. Fear avoidance. It’s common for Williamson back pain sufferers. When back pain enters the scene, fear avoidant behavior also creeps in with it. Back pain specialists like your Williamson chiropractic physician recognize the influences of fear and fear avoidance on Williamson back pain and neck pain patients. Fear limits Williamson back pain sufferers from doing the simplest things out of concern that they may experience pain. The spine is pretty sturdy, but when it’s damaged its sturdiness disappears in the mind of its owner. Apple Country Chiropractic helps Williamson back pain sufferers manage 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 try to avoid that something like shuffling paper in a way that you get a paper cut or bending a certain way that cauess leg pain. If you suffer with back pain when you move, you attempt not to move like that to avoid back pain. Avoiding back pain-producing activity for a Williamson back pain sufferer wanting to protect his or her damaged back makes good sense. Researchers point out though that if a back pain sufferer feels pain in the early days of back pain and doesn’t make a huge deal out of it, he or she does not get trapped in trying to avoid movement, in the fear avoidance cycle. (1) Apple Country Chiropractic understands with the Williamson back pain patient who does not want to move too much because of fear that his or her back will hurt again or maybe even worse than that last time. Apple Country Chiropractic positively gets Williamson back pain sufferers moving and performing their normal activities of daily life one small motion at a time!

Gentle Care and Motion

Apple Country Chiropractic joins motion into its in-office chiropractic care and its at-home recommendation care. Apple Country Chiropractic is all about motion and relieving back pain and the fear that accompanies it. Incorporating manipulation to the treatment of low back pain earlier sped up the effectiveness of manipulation on back pain relief and decreased the use of medication to manage the pain. (2) The Williamson chiropractic treatment plan at Apple Country Chiropractic includes gentle, comforting Cox Technic to make larger the spinal canal and lighten pressure on the spinal nerves as well as bring motion back to the spine as the back pain and/or leg pain lessens.

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Fear may be a good thing, too. Fear of back surgery may spur a back pain sufferer to pursue non-surgical care like that offered at Apple Country Chiropractic. Listen in to this podcast of a patient who did not want a second back surgery and found relief with Cox Technic. He even returned to exercising and moving which he quit due to pain!

Schedule a Williamson chiropractic appointment at Apple Country Chiropractic to ease your fear of your “damaged back” and get you moving!

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