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Disc Degeneration May Co-Exist in Lower Back and Neck

neck disc pain spine pictureDo you have a degenerated disc in the lower back? You may have the same in the neck. Watertown Wellness Center finds this is most often the situation in its Watertown chiropractic practice and we strive to lessen both neck pain and lower back pain in part to a degenerated disc.

Degenerative disc disease diminishes the disc's flexibility and size. This leads to narrowing of the spinal canal area where the spinal cord and spinal nerves lay. Pain is a common outcome.

Degenerated discs appear to be a systemic problem. (1) Degenerative disc disease is not isolated to one segment of the spine it seems.

Researchers examined patients with a lower back disc herniation to healthy volunteers. 98% of those with lower back disc herniations were discovered to have disc degeneration in their necks while only 88% of healthy volunteers did. (2)

You need not worry you if you have lower back pain and haven't had an accompanying neck pain. Watertown Wellness Center is fully experienced in relieving back pain due to disc degeneration. As a matter of fact, Watertown Wellness Center treats lower back pain patients with herniations and degenerated discs - as well as neck pain patients who have the same - all the time in Watertown.

Watertown Wellness Center succeeds in relieving neck pain and lower back pain due to degenerative disc disease with chiropractic Cox Technic. This safe, gentle spinal manipulation method to back pain relief reduces intradiscal pressures and widens the spinal canal area. Its well-documented protocols may combine chiropractic treatment with other approaches like nutrition and exercise to control any pain due to disc degeneration.

 

Watertown chiropractic Care Relieves Back Pain Due To Disc Degeneration

We're here to help. Contact Watertown Wellness Center for relief, control and prevention of your Watertown degenerated disc.

Click here for REFERENCES to DEGENERATED DISCS IN NECK AND LOWER BACK CO-EXIST.

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