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Muscle Spasm Relief Mansfield, Muscle Tension Relief, Chiropractic Treatment

Muscle spasms, or to those suffering from it, is a tightness in the muscles area many times accompanied by pain, and one that regularly occurs soon after an injury. It is critical to understand the importance of early treatment, which is precisely what Muscle Spasm Relief Mansfield preach — because delaying treatment increases the likelihood
of muscle knots, which can be incredibly painful, and because they usually form close to two weeks after the initial injury.

Muscle spasms are caused by inflammation that occurs when a muscle is stretched too far or torn. What begins as a muscle strain can eventually turn into more severe pain. Fortunately, muscle strains customarily heal with time in a matter of days or weeks.

Treatment for Muscle Spasms

Those that suffer muscle spasms know that they can be incredibly annoying, and the severe ones can be downright agonizing. The involuntary muscle contractions that are muscle spasms cause your muscles to shorten. When experiencing a muscle spasm there will be a tightness or cramping sensation. These spasms can occur all over the
body, but are most common in the neck, legs (hamstrings, quads), arms and back.

There are many types of causes that can lead to muscle spasms. Of these, the most common is prolonged or excessive exercise. When you exercise regularly or for very long periods of time, your muscles do not have a chance to relax which can cause spasms to happen. These muscle spasms can also occur from dehydration, or an injury or trauma to the muscle. Muscle spasms can also be symptoms of neuromuscular diseases like multiple sclerosis.

Here are some of our most common treatments to gain Muscle Tension Relief:

  • Chiropractic treatment involves using a common treatment called joint manipulation.They most often manipulate your spine, but can also be instructed to manipulate joints in other areas. This manipulation allows your spine and joints to be restored to normal motion — which in turn leads to reduced pain and decreased muscle spasms
  • Another common technique used when treating muscle spasms is called soft tissue manipulation. Muscle treatment relief can include therapeutic stretching and massage therapy. These treatments also help to reduce fluid, reduce scar tissue and provide relief for muscle spasms
  • Chiropractors may also use associated therapies for the treatment of muscle spasms,such as hot and cold treatments, electrical stimulation of the affected muscle and/or ultrasound. These therapies greatly increase circulation to the muscles and help prevent swelling of the muscle and prevent scarring
  • Chiropractors will very often recommend that clients do strength training exercises and stretching moves in between visits

Contact us today and speak with one of our pain experts at (817) 561-0808. Same day, early morning, and evening appointment.