Phase 2 : Corrective Care
The elimination of symptoms is the easiest part of a person's care. The chances of the condition recurring are high if your treatment is totally symptom based. Strengthening the supportive muscles and restoring the proper curves is key to pain-free spinal health. Restoring joint movition is to hypomobile joints vital to pain- ree movement. It is necessary to complete all phases of your care even though your symptoms are gone.
During the correction / restorative phase of your spinal care, you will begin exercising at the clinic, begin traction ( if advised) and continue your spinal adjustments to help accelerate your healing.
Do not be discouraged if you have mild flare-ups in your symptoms on occasion. This is normal. Flare-ups are bound to occur during this phase because your body has not fully healed. Depending on the severity of your injury or condition and how long you have been suffering from it, this phase of your care could last several months.