PMS, or premenstrual syndrome, causes plenty of uncomfortable and even dangerous physical symptoms for many, many women all around the world, including insomnia, acne, cramps, weight gain, breast tenderness, nausea, dizziness, fatigue, bloating, headaches, swelling, flulike symptoms, heart palpitations, and much more. This is on top of emotional symptoms like depression, irritability, anxiety, and anger. Premenstrual syndrome can even cause insatiable food cravings for many women.
It’s no wonder women that suffer each month from PMS take prescription and over-the-counter medications in an effort to alleviate their symptoms. These medications may work for some women, but they don’t work for all. Some women just live with the symptoms of PMS as they prefer not to take medications. There just aren’t a whole lot of viable options for women suffering with PMS. This is why many women turn to Seattle chiropractic treatment for the symptoms of premenstrual syndrome.
If you’re looking for a drug-free alternative to relieving your PMS symptoms, treatment from a Seattle chiropractor just might be what finally helps. This article looks at seeking chiropractic treatment to alleviate the symptoms of premenstrual syndrome.
PMS And Chronic Back Pain
Many women suffering from menstrual cramps and other PMS symptoms also suffer from chronic back pain. This is why most women visiting a chiropractor regularly to treat their chronic back pain rarely suffer from the symptoms of premenstrual syndrome. Why? Because regular treatment ensures the spine stays in perfect alignment.
Since the female uterus, ovaries, cervix, and other organs all require a healthy nerve connection with the spine, it makes sense that spinal manipulation also helps relieve the symptoms of PMS. By correcting vertebral subluxation with regular spinal adjustment, a chiropractor corrects interference in the nerves and nervous system that can lead to the symptoms. In other words, by seeking regular chiropractic treatment to correct and maintain your spinal alignment, you can help avoid the symptoms of PMS.
Many women feel instant relief after their first chiropractic treatment and regular treatments ensure a healthy nervous system and body that operates optimally due to perfect alignment. Even if you don’t suffer from back pain, chiropractic treatment can still help relieve your premenstrual symptoms by ensure the nerve connection between the spine and pelvis are open and clear.
In addition to spinal manipulation, chiropractic massage can help relieve PMS symptoms. Chiropractic massage accomplishes much more than simply relaxation and stress relief, including improving blood circulation, improving lymphatic function, improving liver function, eliminating toxins, and reducing tension.
By improving blood circulation, the entire body benefits as it receives increased of oxygen and nutrients. As chiropractic massage increases liver function, hormone levels regulate. Improved lymphatic function helps in the fight against bloating and water retention. Body functions improve through toxin elimination and anxiety, fatigue, and depression diminish as chiropractic massage reduces tension.
If you’re suffering from PMS just like other women all around the world, you have an alternative to ‘just living with it’ or taking drugs to find relief. Treatment from a chiropractor can reduce or totally eliminate your premenstrual symptoms while also ensuring overall health.