Wilmington Hypothyroid Disease Relief Is Closer Than You Think

People suffering from Hypothyroid disease are traditionally geared towards oral medications to address their condition. In addition to this option, people are looking for other, more holistic approaches to managing the disease. Wilmington thyroid chiropractors also address the condition by potentially offering relief from the disease.

Hypothyroidism is the condition of having your thyroid gland under-produce hormones your body needs. Your thyroid gland helps regulate your brain function, immune system, musculoskeletal system, and maintain your hormonal balance. If it doesn’t produce the right amount of hormones, it can leave you with a number of challenges.

The most common symptoms of hypothyroidism are fatigue, weight gain, dry skin, puffy face, and difficulty managing cold. The condition can also lead to allergies, gastrointestinal problems, or generalized body pain, among other ailments. If left untreated, one might even increase their risk of getting arthritis, diabetes, depression, emphysema, or high blood pressure.

The chiropractic approach to managing the disease does not focus exclusively only on the gland itself. Using an array of available techniques, the chiropractor manipulates the spine, muscles, and perhaps even skull, in order to create a better aligned spine. The premise is that when there is alignment along the spine, all the body functions in a healthier way.

While practitioners will manipulate the body to help relieve hypothyroid disease, they can also provide a regimen sufferers can follow at home. Often, they will include nutritional therapy. A patient might also receive a schedule of exercises that can be done at home that build on the physical work done in the clinic.

All these chiropractic options are predicated on the principle that the body, properly supported, can work to heal itself. Where medications might be helpful, chiropractors might also offer some additional options. For anyone in Wilmington thyroid conditions can find relief.

Hypothyroidism can cause other health issues if left untreated. You can find information about a well-respected Wilmington thyroid chiropractor at http://wilmingtonThyroid.com now.

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About Dr. Joseph Alaimo
Hi, I'm Dr. Joe Alaimo. I've been practicing in Wilmington, NC , since 1995. My primary practice focus is on chronic pain and metabolic conditions.

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