If you have a good understanding of how your body works, you know that your nervous system is what is also known as your body’s control center. All of the reactions your body has internally and externally will go through your nervous system. From the smallest movements you make to large ones like walking and running, you’re an thank your nervous system for the ability to do it. Unfortunately, your nervous system can cause things like tingling and pain when it isn’t operating correctly. Revelation Chiropractic is here to talk about how chiropractic care can help with nerve tingling.
Issues That Can Cause Nerve Tingling
There are several issues that can lead to tingling nerves. Sometimes, people refer to nerve tingling as a feeling of “pins and needles” or a body part “falling asleep.” No matter what you call it, anytime you have nerve tingling, it is uncomfortable and doesn’t feel good. Sometimes, there is a lack of circulation that is causing the nerve tingling sensation. In this case, it is easy to solve the problem on your own. Other times, the issue is caused by injury or pinched and irritated nerves. Some medical conditions that can leave you with tingling nerves include:
– Carpal tunnel
– Scar tissue
– Multiple sclerosis
– Calcium deficiency
– Vitamin B12 deficiency
How Chiropractic Care Can Help with Nerve Tingling
When it comes to figuring out what is causing nerve tingling, there are many tests that can be done to find the answers needed to treat the issue. Tests include X-rays, muscle tests, neurological tests, orthopedic test, and a range of motion exam. Once these tests have been completed it is more likely to be able to pinpoint the source of discomfort. A doctor will be the one to actually do the diagnosing. Once a diagnosis has been completed, you can turn to a chiropractor to help with the healing. Chiropractors work to treat the source of the nerve pain and tingling.
Spinal Manipulations to Help with Nerve Tingling & Pain
More often than not, the source of nerve tingling and pain is caused by some sort of imbalance or misalignment in the body. When you visit a chiropractor, they have the expertise needed to find these misalignments and imbalances and will often use spinal manipulations to treat nerve tingling. Spinal manipulations will help to reduce swelling and inflammation that is causing the problem. It can help to relieve pressure that is on the nerves, bones or tendons. Other forms of treatment include:
– Tissue massage therapy
– Physical therapy
– Ice therapy
Chiropractic Care & Therapy in Fort Collins, CO (Just Minutes from Loveland, Berthoud, Johnstown, Windsor and Wellington, Colorado)
If you are struggling with nerve tingling, you can turn to Revelation Chiropractic to help you find the relief you are looking for. We have the ability to help you live without pain and discomfort using a number of different treatments including spinal manipulations. Call us today!