Edema and swelling:

Understanding the Root Cause and Treatment Options at New Life Family Chiropractic Center

Edema and swelling can occur for a variety of reasons, but it is important to understand the root cause to effectively treat this problem. At New Life Family Chiropractic Center, we offer comprehensive care for those suffering from swelling. Here’s what you need to know:

Understanding Swelling

Edema is a medical term for swelling, which occurs when excess fluid accumulates in the tissues of the body. This can happen for a variety of reasons, including injury, inflammation, or an underlying medical condition. Common areas for edema and swelling include the feet, ankles, legs, and hands, but it can also occur in other parts of the body.

Causes of Edema

Some common causes of edema include:
– Injury or trauma
– Heart, kidney, or liver conditions
– Allergic reactions
– Pregnancy
– Medications
– Lymphedema

Treatment Options for Edema

At New Life Family Chiropractic Center, we offer a variety of treatment options for edema, including:
– Chiropractic adjustments to improve circulation and reduce inflammation
– Nutrition counseling to address underlying health conditions and improve overall health
– Massage therapy to promote lymphatic drainage and reduce swelling
– Kinesio taping to provide support and reduce swelling
– Acupuncture to stimulate healing and reduce inflammation

Next Steps to Manage Edema

If you are suffering from edema, it is important to seek professional care to determine the underlying cause and receive effective treatment. At New Life Family Chiropractic Center, we are dedicated to helping you achieve optimal health and wellness. Contact us today to schedule an appointment and take the first step towards managing your edema and swelling.