Carrying Extra Weight May Bother Baton Rouge Back Pain

Weight loss. Diet. BMI. Activity. Back pain.

How does weight loss and diet, activity and body mass index (BMI), associate to Baton Rouge  back pain and its hurting interruption of Baton Rouge people’s lives? For some Baton Rouge folks, the concept of weight loss is not novel. It’s likely been recommended many times in their lives. For them, a Baton Rouge weight loss diet meant not eating, not eating what they want, not eating what everyone else eats. The concept of Baton Rouge diet and Baton Rouge weight loss for Baton Rouge back pain relief may inspire a Baton Rouge back pain sufferer to lose weight and improve their Baton Rouge diet when a decreased body mass index (BMI) and boosted activity level lead to a better quality of life. Diet and weight loss is not just deprivation anymore; it’s often relieving for Baton Rouge back pain.


Nutrition guidelines for health and for weight loss have a tendency to be unvalued, hard to stick with, and disregarded by some of us who don’t appreciate dieting in the traditional sense. Dieting with nutrition in mind is the new Baton Rouge diet plan. Nutrition information research is part of Baton Rouge chiropractic services at Spine & Sports Rehab Center.  A research report about just how well informed people are about a healthy diet described that females, higher educated persons, persons of more mature age, and those who have a healthy BMI are more knowledgeable. Diet-disease relationships and fatty acids available in foods are the most mistaken. (1) Whole grain diets have a beneficial effect on cardiovascular disease risk factors superior to a fruit/vegetable diet or grain/fruit/vegetable diet. (2) Another study that planned to test a weight loss diet found that 14 of 15 participants hung in with the program to its conclusion at 12 weeks. 93% of them favored the diet. 92% didn’t feel hungry with it. Fiber was raised by 6.8 grams per day and protein by 5.7 grams per day. Weight loss was 2.2% overall. (3) Spine & Sports Rehab Center sees these as positive outcomes for any willing Baton Rouge chiropractic patient!


Physical activity is known to help in weight loss and is urged. Sadly, high rates of physical inactivity and related chronic diseases are continuing to rise globally. Much research showed that physical activity can modify individual behavior. (4) Physical activity and BMI was related to unrelenting low back pain. Back pain was worse when physical activity was low and the BMI was high.  (5) Spine & Sports Rehab Center is a supporter47 of physical activity!


Low back pain is linked to being overweight/obese using BMI scores. Sex (male/female) and race/ethnicity affect this relationship, too. Obese white men, obese white women and obese nonwhite women are more likely to have a higher risk of back pain versus overweight, nonwhite men and normal weight nonwhite men and women. (7) Metabolic processes of the spine can be measured. A study revealed that weight-dependent metabolic activity is likely related to inflammation and back pain. (6) In your Baton Rouge chiropractic treatment plan, Spine & Sports Rehab Center considers how your metabolism may be a contributor to this back pain episode and your weight.

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Schedule your Baton Rouge chiropractic appointment with Spine & Sports Rehab Center today. If Baton Rouge back pain is your issue, let Spine & Sports Rehab Center encourage you to discover a Baton Rouge chiropractic treatment plan to manage it. If weight is an issue for you, let us set a goal to decrease it together. If ‘diet’ is not for you, let us discover what is for you together.

 Spine & Sports Rehab Center helps Baton Rouge  chiropractic patients who suffer with back pain and carry some extra weight.

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