Can Chiropractic Care Help Sports Injuries?
Athletes push themselves to the limits, putting stress on their body. Pain experienced from sports injuries are commonly caused by misalignment of the spine. Chiropractic care can help heal headaches, back pain/disc misalignment, tennis elbow, shoulder pain, and even ankle and knee injuries.
Typical treatment of a sports injuries may include harmful prescriptions, masking your pain. Chiropractic treatments heal your body, and can minimize healing time substantially with a sports injury. Keeping up with regular chiropractic treatments will continually restore your spinal health, preventing injury and pain.
Chiropractic care will not only help heal and prevent sports injuries, but enhance your performance. Studies have shown 90% of professional athletes use chiropractic treatments to improve strength, speed and flexibility. Golfers can benefits from treatments by correction of postural imbalances in their swing. Baseball players can benefit from increased range of motion and muscle strength while Basketball players are helped with a speed boost. Some studies have suggested eye-hand coordination can improve by 30% after only 12 weeks of care.
Whether you are a professional athlete or a weekend warrior, there are great benefits for your health when receiving regular chiropractic treatments.