Individuals with rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis may benefit from regular chiropractic care as an alternative to prescription painkillers. According to Matawan chiropractor Dr. Peter Bufano, regular adjustments, along with heat and cold therapy, help to minimize joint inflammation and reduce swelling, which helps to alleviate pain. In addition to providing immediate pain relief, chiropractic care addresses whole body health, including lifestyle factors like nutrition and exercise. As a chiropractor at Old Bridge Spine, Dr. Bufano says that this holistic approach to arthritis pain management helps patients maintain an active lifestyle.

Regular chiropractic treatments can help to alleviate arthritis pain, inflammation and swelling, says Dr. Peter Bufano, a Matawan chiropractor at Old Bridge Spine and Wellness Center. Dr. Bufano is educating patients about the benefits of chiropractic as an alternative to prescription painkillers.

  • Chiropractic care helps arthritis patients once again move their bodies with ease.
  • Regular adjustments maintain proper spinal alignment and reduce the severity of pain
  • This reduces a patient’s reliance on medication for pain management and helps individuals maintain an active lifestyle

Read more at http://www.globenewswire.com/news-release/2013/07/28/562761/10041264/en/Regular-Chiropractic-Care-Offers-Hope-for-Arthritis-Patients-as-Alternative-to-Medication.html