Archdale, North Carolina
3204 Archdale Rd
Archdale, NC 27263
(336) 434-2107

Multiple Sclerosis Awareness Month: Discover Pain Relief This March! March 21, 2017

Archdale, Randolph
Multiple Sclerosis Awareness Month: Discover Pain Relief This March!, Archdale, North Carolina

March is Multiple Sclerosis Awareness Month—a time to reflect on the estimated 400,000 Americans who are living with this neurological disorder, according to the Multiple Sclerosis Association of America. Chronic pain is one of the disorder’s many symptoms, and many patients have turned toward natural, holistic treatments for pain relief. Chiropractic therapy is one such method that has helped people with multiple sclerosis and countless other painful disorders.

What Is Chiropractic Therapy?

Chiropractic care focuses on the musculoskeletal and nervous systems, and how issues with those systems can affect a patient’s overall health. Chiropractors often treat back, neck and joint pain, and headaches, but the treatment is not limited to these areas. Their treatment approach is hands-on and medication-free, often involving what’s called a chiropractic adjustment or spinal manipulation. This approach not only provides pain relief, but can also restore movement to the adjusted area. An adjustment is usually not uncomfortable although mild soreness might occur after a treatment.

Can Chiropractic Therapy Help Patients With Multiple Sclerosis?

pain reliefWhile chiropractic therapy cannot cure or treat the underlying causes of multiple sclerosis, anecdotal evidence indicates that patients can experience significant pain relief. In addition, patients with multiple sclerosis did experience pain relief in a preliminary study of 19 people in Rochester, NY. Chiropractic therapy is safe for most people, but those with multiple sclerosis or other medical conditions should consult their physicians before seeking treatment.  

Stroud Chiropractic Clinic in Archdale, NC, has 33 years of experience relieving the pain and discomfort of patients with a wide range of disorders and symptoms. Dr. Stroud is a compassionate, experienced chiropractor who will develop a treatment program that works for your specific needs and condition. If you are seeking pain relief, call Stroud Chiropractic Clinic at (336) 434-2107 or contact the clinic online today to schedule your chiropractic adjustment or a free consultation.

Other Announcements, Events and Deals from Stroud Chiropractic Clinic
5 Strategies to Reduce Back & Neck Pain After Work , Archdale, North Carolina
For today’s professionals, neck and back pain is a common complaint after a long day at the office. In some cases, this discomfort occurs after remaining in a fixed position for more
How Age-Related Changes to Your Spine Cause Back Pain, Archdale, North Carolina
As you grow older, you may experience back pain more frequently. This is because the spine changes over time, which can be caused by gradual wear and tear or even changes in more
How Does a Sedentary Lifestyle Affect Spinal Health?, Archdale, North Carolina
After a long day of sitting at the office, many people don’t want to hit the gym. Instead, they want to relax at home, and when the weekend arrives, they do the same. This more
3 Tips for Managing Arthritis in Winter, Archdale, North Carolina
If you live with arthritis, you may find that cold weather worsens your symptoms. Stiff and aching joints can make it difficult to enjoy even the most beautiful winter day, but with& more
3 Ways Chiropractic Treatment Can Improve Headaches & Migraines, Archdale, North Carolina
Few things are more debilitating than a severe headache or migraine. In addition to making it hard to go about your normal daily routine, a sudden migraine can also make it hard to more