Treatment of diseases of the spine and back muscles with pain syndrome
Treatment of the spine should be started after the cause, in causing him pain. Diseases of the spine – is a massive problem of modern humanity. On the spine bear the whole load, as it serves as a kind of support for the whole body. If you do not pay attention to the resulting discomfort, then after a certain period of time the condition to worsen and may lead to irreversible consequences. To understand what causes pain, in some situations will require several experts: the gynecologist, orthopedist, neurologist, urologist or trauma surgeon.
Causes back pain
back Problems don't always arise because of his injury. The reasons can be very diverse:
- sedentary lifestyle
- excessive motor activity;
- herniated disc
- intercostal neuralgia
- poor posture
- degenerative disc disease
- deforming spondylosis;
List of causes of pain in the spine, long enough to determine exactly what triggered the problem, it is necessary to pass the examination.
In the affected area pain may occur suddenly. It may be preceded by sudden movement, torso tilt to the side or lifting weights. The feeling of pain is formed due to the compression or tension of the nerve endings. A sharp lumbar pain can immobilize person, that is, pain so severe that it is not possible to take a normal posture. Man cannot straighten up until the pain subsides.
Symptoms of cervical degenerative disc disease, in addition to discomfort in the cervical vertebrae, are frequent dizziness, throbbing pain or noises in the head. They occur due to poor blood supply to the brain. In osteochondrosis of the thoracic, the patient suffers from heart failure and breathing problems. The defeat of the lumbar spine entails diseases of the digestive organs, the decreased functionality of the kidneys, and in men, and potency.
Intervertebral disc degeneration is characterized by the breakdown of cartilage disk that is manifested as curvature of the spine. Next, you may be pinching the nerve endings, causing severe pain in the spine. Chronic diseases at the lower abdomen can also cause back pain (intestines, urinary organs, etc.).
Whatever the cause, pain in the spine is a signal that the body has undergone pathological changes that cannot be ignored. Timely diagnosis, followed by treatment will prevent further development of the pathology and get rid of back pain and spine. If the disease has managed to cause irreversible damage, treatment will be aimed at relieving painful symptoms and curbing progressive disease.
Treatment of pain
To Relieve the pain in the spine using special gels or ointments that have analgesic and warming effect. But if back problems were caused by more severe diseases such as hernia, the symptoms will not solve the problem. The pain will come back every time, when the action of a drug. In some situations, to get rid of back problems require surgical intervention.
Treatment of the spine begin once you have an accurate diagnosis, determining the type of pathology. A course of drug therapy is recommended to be combined with other therapeutic methods that will facilitate the patient's condition and will facilitate a speedy recovery. Manual therapy or chiropractic is a manual method of restoring normal relations between the vertebrae to eliminate functional protein. Manual therapy should only be performed by a qualified technician, as the essence of the method lies in the product of targeted attacks, which occurs reposition the vertebrae.
Curing back pain is possible by the method of influence on biologically active points.
These methods include acupuncture, acupressure, CEMENTERIO and so on. This reflexology normalizes the autonomic reaction of the organism, the functionality of internal organs and blood circulation. As adjuvant therapy is well suited folk remedies, but before applying be sure to consult with your doctor. Some procedures may be contraindicated in an individualand based on the characteristics of spinal disease.
Different types of heating are used as in folk and traditional medicine. They help to dampen or completely remove back pain. To improve blood circulation and relax the muscles of the back will help steam treatments or hot baths. It is recommended to take a bath with added herbs (mint, mustard, hay, dust). Dry heating implies the use of alcoholic infusions (juniper berry, common lilac, chamomile, chicory, or turpentine), application of compresses (of dried birch leaves, Bur-marigold, nettle, horseradish root) or warming ointments. Warming up back and spine can be carried out using a conventional heated to a pleasant temperature of sand.
Regular exercise, which are chosen specifically for each patient depending on the type and severity of disease of the spine, necessary for relaxation and strengthening muscles of the back. They allow to reduce the pressure between the vertebrae and contribute to pain relief of the back. The success from performing specific exercises is to clearly comply with the recommendations. That is, all exercises should be performed correctly and not create excess load.
degenerative disc disease and disc herniation
Osteoarthritis is a degenerative lesions of articular cartilage and underlying bone tissue under them, which can occur in any part of the musculoskeletal system of the person. Back pain caused by degenerative disc disease can be aggravated by strong colds or from nervous feelings. To ease the state of patient with the help of herbal decoction of plantain leaves and shoots of wild rose, cowberry leaves, thyme, rhizomes of couch grass, clover and lemon balm.
To Pacify the back pain caused by degenerative disc disease, you can use warm salt or sand. In folk medicine to combat the disease are widely used warming belt with camel or dog wool. With cervical osteochondrosis to restore mobility of the neck is possible to perform a simple rotational head movements (describing the nose in the air the letters numbers).
It is recommended to Sleep on a hard surface, regardless of the type of disease. A soft mattress has a negative impact on the intervertebral discs, they become water-thin. Due to improper diet and lifestyle in the body salts are deposited, which also have a negative impact on joint function. To take the excess salt from the body, you can use this folk remedy as a poultice from the leaves of horseradish. For this purpose it is necessary to wash freshly picked horseradish leaves, pour over them boiling water and after they cool, put it back, and then wrap up. Leave the poultice on all night. The effectiveness of this procedure can be seen in the morning. On the back you'll see a white plaque, which would indicate a denial of salt. The duration of this course of treatment is 10 days.
Hernia of the spine accompanied by severe pain in the region of its localization and may spread to nearby organs. So, with a hernia of the cervical spine the patient has headaches, hernia of the thoracic – pain in the chest, in the lumbar in the groin, buttocks, thighs. To conservative methods of treatment of hernia include acupuncture and stretching the spine, but in this situation preference is given to traditional methods of treatment – surgery. Physiotherapy treatments and folk remedies are effective in the postoperative period. They will contribute to the acceleration of metabolic processes in the body that will benefit the regeneration process and recovery.
Treatment of diseases of the spine does not give a 100% guarantee that pain will be forever. This is especially true in those cases where there was severe wear of cartilage or bone tissue of the vertebrae. Therefore, in order to prevent diseases of the spine it is recommended to monitor the posture and not to overtax the spinal column.