If you or a loved one is suffering from a concussion, it is important to get the proper care and attention needed to alleviate the symptoms and completely restore that individual's heath. The help of a professional chiropractor can make the process easier. If you live in or around the Lake Worth, FL area, contact the Lake Worth Chiropractic and Wellness facility for restorative concussion chiropractic care.
What Is a Concussion?
Concussions are the result of a serious blow or jolt of the head. The blow doesn’t necessarily have to happen to the head to receive a concussion. An individual can a concussion from a blow to the body that causes the head to move rapidly. The sudden movement can cause the brain to bounce around in the skull, injuring the brain and create chemical changes. A concussion can also damage brain cells.
Who Typically Suffers from Concussions?
Concussions typically happen to individuals who participate in sports or other strenuous activities. Police officers, veterans, and victims of abuse, and many other individuals can suffer a concussion. The best way to tell if you are experiencing symptoms of a concussion is to go to an emergency room for evaluation.
Symptoms include headaches, pressure in the head, blurry vision, confusion, dizziness, irritability, lack of concentration, and much more. Sensitivity light, ringing in the ears, depression, anxiety, and mood swings are also symptoms of a serious concussion. Concussions can be hard to self-diagnose. Concussions are very serious injuries that can be life-threatening if they are not dealt with properly. Concussions can have life long-lasting effects if the injuries are not properly treated.
Chiropractic Care for Concussion Treatment
Chiropractors understand the proper alignment of the body's musculoskeletal systems and can help patients realign their bodies for fully restored health. Chiropractors can help sufferers of concussions do the same. A blow to the body or the brain has server implications for the human body.
If one of your vertebrae is misaligned by a little, it could disrupt cell-to-cell communication in your brain. Our chiropractor will assess your musculoskeletal system to determine whether or not you have sustained musculoskeletal damage alongside a concussion. A chiropractic care plan will then be created to relieve your pain, restore your range of motion, and improve your body’s ability to repair itself.
Contact Our Chiropractor for Concussion Treatment in Lake Worth
If you have recently experienced a concussion in the Lake Worth area, the wellness professionals at Lake Worth Chiropractic & Wellness are ready to assist you. For more information on concussions or to schedule an appointment with or chiropractor, call us today at (561) 547-2210.