PHASES OF SPINAL DEGENERATION
As we grow older, our bodies go through stresses in life from daily activity. Over time, this can cause Subluxation degeneration, which can be painful, forcing you to watch life from the sidelines. If you feel like the pain in your back is taking the joy out of once-loved occasions, it might be time to do something about it. By learning about degeneration, you could save yourself from this pain, and prevent your family and friends from having to watch you suffer. Correcting this degeneration through chiropractic care can help you stay healthy whether in pain or showing no symptoms at all.
What you should know, is that a once-perfect and straight spine can go through a process of “degeneration,” which causes the vertebrae to fuse together. This misalignment of the vertebrae of the spine is known as “vertebral subluxation complex.” To better understand what this does to your body, here are the four phases of subluxation degeneration broken down and explained in greater detail.