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July 25, 2017

Not exactly a spine condition, but Ehlers Danlos is a body condition that may affect the spine and musculoskeletal system and be helped by gentle Baton Rouge chiropractic care. Chiropractic back pain specialists like your Baton Rouge chiropractor at Medical Spine and Sports Injury and Rehab Centers definitely approach conditions like Ehlers Danlos conservatively and gently. Chiropractors also are eager to share care of these patients with any other medical healthcare providers and their treatment plans for the well-being of the patient. Medical Spine and Sports Injury and Rehab Centers welcomes these types of opportunities to help Baton Rouge Ehlers Danlos patients like this.

Ehlers Danlos hypermobility type affects a number of systems resulting in a range of symptoms: pain (muscular, articular, neuropathic, back pain, neck pain, abdominal pain, pelvic pain, and headache) and fatigue (muscle weakness, unrefreshing sleep, depression, anxiety, etc.). (1)  Medical Spine and Sports Injury and Rehab Centers knows Ehlers Danlos by such symptomatology.

Ehlers Danlos cared for with chiropractic responds positively. One patient case Medical Spine and Sports Injury and Rehab Centers read in a peer-reviewed journal describes a young Ehlers Danlos female who suffers with chronic neck pain and low back pain who also experiences headaches and hand pain and stiffness. As is seen in Ehlers Danlos, she also experiences weekly or daily joint dislocations and upper and lower extremity joint hypermobility. Baton Rouge Ehlers Danlos hypermobility type patients realize what this is like and welcome relief. In this case, chiropractic low force manipulation and soft tissue therapy were part of her overall treatment plan. Several patient outcome scales detail reductions in disability, headache and spine pain for her. (2) Another case of Ehlers Danlos - with some of the characteristically recorded issues had formerly been diagnosed inadequately with fibromyalgia and degenerative arthritis before the more proper Ehlers Danlos diagnosis – depicts how she experiences back pain relief with gentle Cox Technic flexion distraction, diet change, and exercise care. (3)  Medical Spine and Sports Injury and Rehab Centers shares gentle Baton Rouge chiropractic care for this type of relief.

If you or a Baton Rouge loved one has Ehlers Danlos and suffers with back pain or neck pain or other musculoskeletal pain connected with Ehlers Danlos that Baton Rouge chiropractic addresses, schedule a Baton Rouge chiropractic appointment now. Medical Spine and Sports Injury and Rehab Centers is prepared to help.