According to WebMD a study shows how chronic lower back pain may not only be painful, but it appears to be impacting your brain as well. Researchers found that six months after spinal injections, the dorsolateral prefrontal cortex, a brain region associated with pain, had thickened. Patients with lower back pain reported a difficulty concentrating, thus making it more difficult for them to perform the tasks. How we think has a huge impact on our lives and our bodies. We all face challenges. It is how we choose to process them that decides whether they will make use or break us. It is not only important to treat the pain. It is important to learn new healthy habits to better take care of your back and your health. In order to make a change that lasts. Do you know someone who has chronic back pain?
Back pain at best can be irritating at worst it can be debilitating. The impact it can have on your thinking process makes it even more critical to get help with it. There is no need to suffer anymore. Back pain impacts several areas of your life with your family, your career and how you feel about yourself. Do something today that your future self will thank you for.
If you are suffering from back pain, call Lavanga Chiropractics to make an appointment today!