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Peoria Chiropractic Care with Spinal Manipulation and Exercise Relieves Adolescent Back Pain

Seeing a child in pain concerns a parent. Peoria back pain in adolescents does happen. Peoria chiropractic care relieves Peoria back pain for many adults and kids. When it comes to Peoria chiropractic care of adolescent back pain, Carter Chiropractic & Acupuncture may well include spinal manipulation along with exercise which return the adolescent back to being a kid!


Back pain in adolescents happens. It is even reported that disc degeneration starts in the second decade of life. (1) It is rather disconcerting to all involved: the patient, parent(s) and physician. Most back pain for adolescents is usually muscle strain- or poor mechanics-related as the spine is not yet fully mature. Sports forces may predispose a young person for injury. Luckily, conservative, non-operative care successfully returns the pediatric back pain sufferer to pain-free activity. (2) That’s where spinal manipulation in the hands of the Peoria chiropractor and Peoria chiropractic care plays a role at Carter Chiropractic & Acupuncture.


In a study of how to assist kids deal with their back pain, spinal manipulation with exercise outdoes exercise alone. Spinal manipulation plus exercise was more effective 12 months later, too. The 6 months’ follow-up showed the largest differences between spinal manipulation and exercise. Other benefits are no treatment-related side effects and bonuses in quality of life improvement and medication use, satisfaction and disability reduction. (3) Carter Chiropractic & Acupuncture successfully helps Peoria adolescent back pain sufferers. Carter Chiropractic & Acupuncture does everything possible to get our young back pain sufferers moving again!


Since degenerative disc disease is documented to begin in youth, it is wise to commence feeding the discs of youth. Much attention is given to teenage calcium supplementation for osteoporosis prevention in later years while adolescent supplementation for disc degeneration prevention and care is not widely discussed. Carter Chiropractic & Acupuncturemay well recommend a disc health supplement that has chondroitin sulfate and glucosamine sulfate since Peoria back pain has now made an appearance in the adolescent’s life. Peoria chiropractic care of spinal manipulation, nutrition and exercise is beneficial!

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Listen to this PODCAST with Dr. Mark Korchok on the Back Doctor’s Podcast with Dr. Michael Johnson as he discusses his care of a young patient in her teens while she played sports.

Schedule a Peoria chiropractic appointment with Carter Chiropractic & Acupuncture today for your Peoria young person with Peoria back pain. Carter Chiropractic & Acupuncture employs conservative chiropractic care to relieve their pain.

Carter Chiropractic & Acupuncture uses Peoria chiropractic and exercise to relieve back pain in adolescents.


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