Chiropractic/Acupuncture as Treatments?Posted on 03/15/09, 06:33 pm
Reply #1 03/16/09 8:01pm
I loved going to the chiropractor and yes, he helped me. I have been hesitant to go back to him lately because I am concerned that the Rheumatoid Arthritis in my neck and I'm not sure how that will be affected by a treatment? I have a doctor appointment in April and hopefully she will clear me to go back. I never felt better than when I saw him every month. At first, I was so out of whack that he saw me every other week and then every month. It really helps. They know what they are doing and work to make it a preventative treatment after they get you in shape. I even got my headaches under control...oh my that was my post a moment ago. I gotta get back to the chiropractor!
Reply #2 03/17/09 2:14pm
Let me know what your doctor says about the RA. I helped out at a chiropractor office for a couple of weeks years ago after I'd had an automobile accident and got whiplash, and they tried me out on a machine to see if it would help. It didn't - it felt awful!! But that was a few years or so before I found out I had a herniated disk and also the AK in my back. I get lots of headaches, so if it just helped those, I'd be happy!
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