When was the last time you woke up and spent your entire day without any medication at all? No over the counter pain relievers, no prescription drugs for every known ailment or just to perform better. For most of us this would be difficult to answer. We have been persuaded that medications and drugs are a needed and useful part of life. For some people with extreme medical diseases, this is probably true. But for many things in life like, depression, anxiety, headaches, insomnia, pain and lethargy what if there was a way to improve all these less than desirable conditions without popping a pill. It is possible and there are very concrete benefits of drug free treatments. Let’s review a few alternatives.
A Naturopathic physician is a primary health care practitioner with a holistic and pro-active approach to prevention, diagnosis and treatment believing the body has its own inherent ability to restore and heal. Naturopathic physicians practice in hospitals, clinics and other facilities throughout the US and Canada.
Naturopathic Medicine combines modern science with traditional and natural medicine to support the natural healing within our bodies and treat the underlying causes of our disease rather than simply to hide the symptoms through drugs.
Many types of diseases are treated by Naturopathic physicians and men, women and children can all benefit from a Naturopathic Medicine.
Chiropractic is a holistic approach to correct alignment, ease pain and support the body’s ability to heal itself. Thorough adjustments to the spine it corrects disorders of the musculoskeletal system to align with our nervous system and brain. These safe adjustments are performed by skilled chiropractors to correct subluxations. These subluxations are certain bones in our spine pressuring or irritating nerves which in turn cause certain abnormal nerve functions.
Infants through the elderly can benefit from chiropractic care.
● Asthma and ear infections in children, and those with ADHD and Autism can be treated with Chiropractic adjustments. Many other childhood ailments can be helped by adjustments, including infants.
● Women who are pregnant have many issues like morning sickness, back pain and fatigue. As their body changes, realigning the spine and pelvis can alleviate many such these issues.
Many other problems we experience as adults, from back pain to digestive problems can be alleviated through chiropractic adjustments. Schedule a free consultation at Back on Track Chiropractic and Wellness Centre to find out if your problem can be helped by adjustments.
Acupuncture is another form of alternative medicine which has been practiced for centuries. Inserting very thin needles into specific places on the body will increase circulation and stimulate nerves to boost your body’s natural pain killers.
Migraine headaches, back and neck pain, discomfort and nausea from chemotherapy can all be treated with acupuncture to name just a few.
If you are concerned about the amount of drugs you or your children are taking for various symptoms, consider one of these drug free alternative treatments. Schedule a free consultation and discover a natural and drug free alternative to your pain and mood swings.