According to the Anxiety and Depression Association of America, anxiety disorders are the most common mental health issue in the United States. It affects around 40 million Americans or about 18% of the U.S. population. Dr. Gregory Johnson, an award-winning Houston Chiropractor, offers chiropractic care to help individuals suffering from anxiety find natural relief.
Chiropractic treatments for mental health patients have been around for almost a hundred years. It has helped people suffering from mental illnesses like anxiety, depression, and stress improve their emotional and psychological health. Chiropractic can be a one of the keys to boosting the health of the nervous system. People are generally more relaxed following their chiropractic adjustments due to hormonal changes. Neck adjustments can improve the blood flow to the brain, which is essential to mental health restoration.
What is Anxiety?
Generalized anxiety disorder, or GAD, is a mental condition that depict strong feelings of worry, fear, apprehension, and nervousness. People suffering from anxiety disorder usually expect the worst for no clear reason.
People with severe anxiety usually find normal daily activities like work or shopping worrying. Most of them cannot stop the worry cycle and feel it is out of their control. They also frequently anticipate adversity and are often excessively concerned with issues related to work, family, and health. A person is typically diagnosed with anxiety disorder when he or she experience excessive worrying for at least six months.
Similar to depression, treatment options for people with anxiety depend on each individual case. Some of the most common recommended treatments include cognitive behavioral therapy, herbal medication, dietary management, and meditation.
How Can Chiropractic Care Help Anxiety?
Chiropractic care is a natural, medication-free method to health that should be taken into consideration when experiencing anxiety, especially for people that get little results with prescription or over-the-counter medications.
Chiropractic care at Advanced Chiropractic Relief comes with a range of benefits, most of which help with reducing stress and anxiety. Alleviating physical pain caused by subluxations can help improve the overall quality of life, which ultimately helps improve mental health. Spinal subluxations, an incomplete or partial dislocations of the spine that restrict movement, can cause health issues such as migraines, digestive problems, stress, anxiety and more. Spinal adjustments can help naturally restore the body back to its healthy state, helping improve nerve functions.
At Advanced Chiropractic Relief, Dr. Johnson provides chiropractic care that can help reduce your stress levels and anxiety. The relaxing environment of our office is ideal for receiving chiropractic treatment. Treatments may also involve massage therapy, as well as counseling on lifestyle changes to help manage stress and anxiety.
Visit Advanced Chiropractic Relief in Houston
Dr. Gregory Johnson, an award-winning Chiropractor in Houston, offers chiropractic care that can alleviate anxiety. Chiropractic treatment is a safe, holistic and effective approach to managing painful conditions affecting the musculoskeletal system of people of all ages. The holiday season is all about giving, so give back to yourself the gift of chiropractic care and call Advanced Chiropractic Relief at (281) 405-2611 or click here to Schedule an Appointment. Our office is conveniently located at 363 N Sam Houston Pkwy E Suite 1060 Houston, Texas 77060.