We often get patients in our office that have dealt with pain for several years.
In fact, in 2016, the Center for Disease Control (CDC) estimated that 20% of US adults suffered from chronic pain.
I can remember a patient suffering from pain for so long that her doctor told her “You know, I think this pain might just all be in your head.” Now, granted, there are patients who malinger regarding their pain, but she was in legitimate discomfort. They were just unable to help her.
Chronic pain simply means that you have been dealing with pain for longer than 6 months. This can be related to headaches, back pain, or any area that you experience pain.
There are several reasons for chronic pain. Here are just 3 reasons that we often see in our office:
The keys to getting rid of pain:
They had to fly his wife, Kat, to New York to get structurally and neurologically based chiropractic. Because of the relief that his wife received, Dr. Jerry decide to quit his job on Wall Street and commit his life to helping people just like his wife.
Ricardo, who has been suffering from pain for over 10 years. If you’d like to see what structurally based chiropractic was able to do for him check out the video below: