Chiropractic – a Supportive Therapy for Cancer

Chiropractic – a Supportive Therapy for Cancer by Nachmias Chiropractic  When the unfortunate illness of cancer strikes and you are experiencing bodily pain and headaches from your cancer treatments, chiropractic care will give you relief.

Chiropractic will not only remove your pain symptoms and make your body more mobile, but it will also strengthen the immune system. You will need a fully functional immune system to have a good chance to heal from your cancer illness.

Benefits of Chiropractic Care
Cancer and treatments for cancer can cause stress on the musculoskeletal system. Some cancer patients experience peripheral neuropathy, aches and pains in the neck and/or back, muscle tension, headaches, or difficulty walking. Chiropractic care can help to reduce stress and increase mobility, flexibility, strength and function, as well as help improve overall well-being.

For patients undergoing cancer treatments, such as chemotherapy and/or radiation, chiropractic adjustments can help alleviate a variety of symptoms, including:

  • Back pain
  • Neck pain
  • Headaches
  • Sciatic nerve pain
  • Painful walking
  • Nausea
  • Neuropathy (pain or numbness in the hands and feet)
  • Fatigue

If your oncologist determines chiropractic is safe and appropriate, Dr. Adam Nachmias at Nachmias Chiropractic, will work with your oncologists to develop a treatment plan. Your treatment plan may include non-invasive manual chiropractic adjustment techniques to correct bone, muscle and joint problems and to restore nerve function.

Obs! While chiropractic care can be helpful to many patients it may not be recommended if a bone metastasis is found or your platelet counts are low (parts taken from: cancercenter.com).

Nachmias Chiropractic is here to help you feel as good as possible considering the difficult and painful consequences of cancer. Please let us help you feel better! To book an appointment with Dr. Adam Nachmias, call any of our offices:

Brooklyn: 718-238-8900
Manhattan: 212-924-1700

Or book your appointment online.

Relief is here with chiropractic care at Nachmias Chiropractic!

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