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B Vitamins As Effective Helpers to Chiropractic Care of Radiculopathy

Vitamins for back pain? Vitamins for leg pain? Yes!

Chiropractic Spine Sports And Rehabilitation presents new studies about just how important nutrition is to the health of our Tonawanda chiropractic patients and their bodies, particularly their backs. Chiropractic Spine Sports And Rehabilitation keeps abreast of how specific nutritional changes beneficially influence specific conditions related to spinal health. Here, vitamin B is featured for all its benefits for Tonawanda chiropractic back pain sufferers.


Younger Tonawanda women carry new bodies in their own bodies during pregnancy. It is a big responsibility to form the body for a new person! Consuming12 400 mcg of folic acid a day decreases the chance of neural tube defects (like spine-related spina bifida and anencephaly) in the first 28 days of pregnancy by 50% to 70%. (1) It’s valuable to start life with as much favorable development as feasible and to attend to the body you have when young to maintain it as it grows older.


Older Tonawanda women find themselves subjected to some unique Tonawanda spinal and body issues. After menopause plasma homocysteine increases and raises the risk of cardiovascular disease and osteoporosis for women. Folic acid (vitamin B9) reduces the homocysteine levels (as well as the associated risks for disease). (2) Chiropractic Spine Sports And Rehabilitation is concerned with heart and bone health, too! Low levels of B vitamins are associated with a higher risk of degenerative diseases like osteoporosis. (3) Research reports that B vitamins affect bone health likely because of their influence on total plasma homocysteine concentrations (TCHY). B12 and THCY may modify osteoclasts or osteoblasts or adjust collagen cross-linking in bone health. Vitamin B6 (pyridoxine) helps the body maintain normal nerve function. (4) Bone health and nerve function are certainly integral to spine health and Tonawanda back pain incidence. Chiropractic Spine Sports And Rehabilitation observes it daily!


Taking B vitamins can reduce the risk of unpleasant effects of consuming NSAIDS to which many Tonawanda back pain sufferers turn to for some pain relief. (5) Adding a multivitamin to the treatment plan for pain relief for patients who are experiencing L5S1 vertebrogenic radiculopathy (sciatica) positively influences the pain relief outcomes. (6) Patients with vitamin B12 deficiency may present with acute neurological symptoms but improve with vitamin B2 supplementation. (7) In patients who have sciatic leg pain for longer than one month, including vitamin B complex supplementation to the use of diclofenac (NSAID) improved pain relief outcomes. (8) Chiropractic Spine Sports And Rehabilitation certainly happily presents such positive approaches for better patient outcomes!

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Listen to this PODCAST with Dr. Ted Siciliano talking on The Back Doctors Podcast with Dr. Michael Johnson about how Tonawanda chiropractic treatment plans for back pain relief often integrate nutritional supplements to support healing and pain relief.

Schedule your Tonawanda chiropractic appointment today. A Tonawanda chiropractic care  treatment plan will be tailored to you. The health of your bone, spine and heart will appreciate it! Your Tonawanda back pain and Tonawanda leg pain will value the relief!

Chiropractic Spine Sports And Rehabilitation may include B vitamins in the Tonawanda chiropractic treatment plan of back pain sufferers.  
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