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West Palm Beach Chiropractic Care of West Palm Beach Degenerated Discs Starts with Understanding and Nutritional Protection

We all age. Our bodies age. Our finger nails age. Our spinal discs age. Now, that is something your West Palm Beach chiropractor can help with though! Spinal discs display aging when they start degenerating. Disc degeneration in a West Palm Beach spine may first be revealed once there’s some back pain. For some, disc degeneration proceeds ignored until years afterward. New research points out that disc degeneration for any of us in West Palm Beach may begin as early as the teen years. Chiropractic Care is all for relieving any pain and preventing any degeneration possible with nutrition and West Palm Beach chiropractic care.

West Palm Beach DISC DEGENERATION AND AGING: 2nd to 5th Decades of Life

In spine radiology, the Pfirrmann classification defines levels of disc degeneration. Grade 1 is less degeneration. Grade 5 is severe degeneration. Researchers studied the MRI images of 653 patients of all ages. Grade 3 degeneration is very usual in those in their 2nd to 5th decades of life. It is declared “natural” to see disc degeneration start in the 2nd decade of life. (1) That indicates that disc degeneration begins in the teen years of life!? Does that shock any of our West Palm Beach chiropractic patients? Chiropractic Care is not shocked, necessarily, but Chiropractic Care is prepared to help the teen West Palm Beach back pain sufferer. Do you have any West Palm Beach teens at home with you? Do they ever talk about experiencing back pain or neck pain?

West Palm Beach DISC DEGENERATION AND AGING: 6th Decade of Life

Grade 4 was more usual in the sixth decade of life. (1) Chiropractic Care takes care of many older patients with chronic low back pain in which disc degeneration is a contributing factor. Chiropractic Care understands that older adults with back pain express it has altered their life, restricted their social and recreational outlets, messed with their family relationships. (2) Back pain upsets their plans for retirement, housing, health, and independence. (3) It is unpleasant. Chiropractic Care understands this, empathizes with our older West Palm Beach back pain sufferers, and uses Cox Technic to help whose goal is at least 50% relief in 30 days with many patients acquiring that sooner than that and with a higher percent of relief. Chiropractic Care rejoices with our patients as they get back some independence and back pain relief.


Feed your discs early and often. Disc degeneration starts in the 2nd decade of life! More and more news evolves about the value of nutrition. Two positive nutrients for discs are chondroitin sulfate and glucosamine sulfate. These two sulfates feed the disc and potentially avert degeneration and even stimulate regeneration of the disc’s cartilage. Ask your West Palm Beach chiropractor for more details. Chiropractic Care favors preventive care any time possible!

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Listen to this PODCAST about disc degeneration in the cervical spine resulting in neck pain that Cox® Technic effectively helps alleviate.

Schedule a West Palm Beach chiropractic appointment with Chiropractic Care. We can discuss aging and its effect on your spine. We can discuss the benefits of West Palm Beach chiropractic care if disc degeneration is a concern for you. 

Help West Palm Beach degenerated discs the with nutritional care (chondroitin sulfate and glucosamine sulfate). 
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