Teaming Up for Optimal Health
Most chiropractors regard the reduction of symptoms as the easiest part of a persons care. If all that the chiropractor does is to reduce the pain and stop there, the chances of the condition recurring are much greater. And the true value of chiropractic care would have been lost to you.
During the correction / restorative phase of your care, you may not see the same significant changes to your health that you see at the beginning of your care, that is okay, this stage of care is the most important part. Stabilizing your spine, so you can better handle the stresses of life.
Do not be discouraged if you have mild flare-ups in your symptoms on occasion. This is normal. Flare-ups are bound to occur during this phase because you are still living the life that brought you in. Depending on the severity of your injury or condition and how long you have been suffering from it, this phase of your care may last anywhere from a few months to a couple of years.