Unfortunately the term opioid crisis has been hijacked by the media as a popular talking point. So much so that we are all now fairly immune to the terms. Sure, there is an opioid problem out there, but it is really a crisis?
The opioid epidemic isn't just an issue on the news. It is an issue we deal with every day. People in Sioux Falls are struggling with this; but we are here to help. Please share this infographic so that we can spread the word. Chiropractic care can help prevent and treat the chronic pain that leads many to opioid medications.
Addiction to opioid pain killers has consistently been one of the top concerns in both medical circles and government research for the past quarter century. Recent studies revealed that 99% of medical doctors have prescribed opioids; and many doctors are prescribing them for much longer than the CDC's recommended 3 days. We think chiropractic care is part of the answer to the opioid epidemic, and we aren't the only ones.
With growing numbers of people suffering from the fatigue and widespread muskuloskeletal pain and tenderness of fibromyalgia, chiropractic treatments for the disorder are becoming more effective and popular. For those diagnosed with the disorder, it can seem that there is very little practical information on effective treatments for your pain, tingling and fatigue. But chiropractic care is a gentle, effective, and inexpensive alternative to opioid pain medications. Here are 5 ways that chiropractic care can help those struggling with fibromyalgia symptoms.