People often talk about wear and tear of the joints. This can also be called arthritis, osteoarthritis, spondylosis, degeneration, spinal decay or degenerative joint disease. There are many forms of arthritis and it can affect people of all ages.
The most common form is osteoarthritis. This means that there is inflammation and degeneration of the joints. While chiropractors cannot reverse these changes, it can help to reduce further damage. By balancing the alignment promote healthier joints by improving their function and mobility, thus decreasing pain and discomfort. There are many, many people out there with arthritis and many of those are not in pain, do you want to be one of those?
Sometimes other help may be offered including supports, taping or orthotics.