Hello followers! Myelin and Melanin is well on the way to continue bringing you exciting and informative episodes. Last week we were excited to have Dr. Kevin Flythe as our guest. He has been a doctor of chiropractic care for over 20 years and was able to step away from his busy practice to discuss the benefits of this type of complementary medicine.
Alternative medicine has long been a topic amongst many of us in the MS world. Quite often we don’t know where to begin or how any of this works with our DMDs. Fortunately, over the past decade, there have been numerous studies and articles written about the proven benefits of alternative or complementary medicine.
Over the past few years, many neurologists have begun to encourage their patients to include some of these therapies to help manage symptoms. Massage, Tai Chi, and acupuncture to name a few. Read below to find out what others in the medical community have said:
If you have multiple sclerosis (MS), there are many medical treatments you can use to treat your disease, like medications or physical therapy. But many people look for other ways to feel better, such as acupuncture, yoga, relaxation, herbal remedies, and massage. They’re called alternative and complementary treatments.
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D & D