Getting Chiropractic Care Before Spring Break
By Brandi Swieter
Spring break is a time for some to head out on vacation. Although it might seem like the vacation time would provide a chance to de-stress and be all the body needs to recover from the busyness of life as of late, there are actually ways to make the most of the trip before even heading out. Getting chiropractic care before spring break arrives can eliminate problems caused by traveling.
Spinal Adjustments Help Prevent Pain
Many people experience pain while traveling as the long car, plane, or train rides leave the back, neck, and shoulders feeling achy and sore. Receiving a spinal adjustment just before vacation can ensure the body is best able to handle the strain traveling can put on the body. It will be far less likely to develop pain than those bodies that do not receive an adjustment.
Spinal Adjustments Can Improve the Immune System
A strong immune system should be the goal before ever traveling to a unique destination that a person is not used to visiting. The foods may prove harsh on the body, causing sickness. A spinal adjustment helps to improve interbody communications, which in turn improves the functioning of the immune system. By seeing a chiropractor before heading out, people have reduced their chances of getting sick while they’re away. They’ll be better able to enjoy their vacation.
Chiropractors Offer Advice on Activities
Vacations don’t always involve laying around a hotel room or sitting out by the water. Some involve strenuous activities, such as hiking to see the beautiful views of the locale. Seeing a chiropractor before heading out ensures people get practical advice on how best to handle the activities they’ll be participating in. Stretches and exercise recommendations, nutrition counseling, and more get offered by a doctor of chiropractic.
Chiropractic Advice on Proper Posture
Not only can chiropractors discuss exercise advice and nutrition while traveling, but they can also provide guidance on the proper posture to use while sitting. Whether a person arrives to their destination via plane, train, or automobile, there will be a long stretch of sitting that takes place. Using the proper posture and sitting upright rather than slouching will leave the back in the best condition possible during travels.
With an improved immune system, no more spinal restrictions, and chiropractic advice, it’s a wonder everyone doesn’t see a chiropractor before leaving for spring vacay or any other vacations throughout the year. These benefits will ensure people can make the most of their trip, free from pain and illness. Visit The Joint Chiropractic to receive an adjustment before heading out for your trip.
To learn more about your health, wellness, and fitness, see your local chiropractor at The Joint Chiropractic in Peoria, Ariz.