Statistics from the CDC show that Medical Doctors prescribed 259 million prescriptions for opioid pain killers in 2012, enough so that each American adult could have a bottle. This trend of Medical Doctors treating chronic pain needs to stop. Deaths from accidental poisoning (mainly due to prescription pain medication) has already become the #1 cause of accidental deaths, surpassing auto accidents.
Can Chiropractic Be The Solution?
Yes. Absolutely. Chiropractic has a long history of providing patients pain relief, increased function, and better health with a safety profile far superior to prescription drugs. If you hare battling chronic pain, it is time to call your local chiropractor before you put yourself at risk for following the cycle of prescription pain medication.