GREENVILLE – Greenville Mayor Steve Willman and the American Chiropractic Association have proclaimed October “National Chiropractic Health Month”.
According to the proclamation, sedentary lifestyles over the years due to advancements in technology and exacerbated in the past year by the COVID-19 pandemic and the increase in remote working have resulted in an increase in musculoskeletal conditions such as lower back and joint pain. A survey conducted in March 2021 by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found that the prevalence of adults with anxiety or depressive disorders increased from 36.4% to 41.5% between August 2020 and February 2021.
Research shows that physical activity offers several important health benefits, including helping to manage weight, increase bone and muscle strength, lower blood pressure and cholesterol, and reduce the risk of heart disease and heart disease. stroke. Research also shows that physical activity also offers valuable benefits to our mental health by reducing the risk of anxiety and depression and improving sleep and quality of life.
Doctors of Chiropractic are medical-grade health care providers who focus on the whole person as part of their hands-on, non-drug approach to pain management and health promotion, and who possess special expertise in the prevention, treatment and rehabilitation of musculoskeletal disorders that can inhibit movement and physical activity.
Dr. Kristene Clark, owner of the Johnston Chiropractic Clinic, was also present at the signing. Dr. Clark says that good spinal health allows the body to respond in a healthy and more appropriate way because it was designed to heal itself. Removing interference along the spinal system allows for better communication between the brain and the rest of the body. This allows for better healing and better functioning in the body. Doctors of Chiropractic are trained to treat spinal problems, and good spine health ensures a healthier, more productive population for our nation.
Each individual should be made aware of the benefits of spinal care and its effects on our health.
The Johnston Chiropractic Clinic is dedicated to providing quality care to our citizens.
In honor of National Chiropractic Health Month, Dr. Clark will be offering new patients day one services that include medical history, examination and consultation, during the month of October, for $ 35. $. Dr Clark will in turn donate these funds to the Darke County Cancer Association. (Workers’ Comp., PI Cases, and Medicaid are excluded. Day one services do not include x-ray or adjustment charges.) Just mention this item. The Johnston Chiropractic Clinic is located at 109 Rhoades Avenue, Greenville. Call today for an appointment: 937-548-3610.