The pain that comes along with arthritis can be a lot sometimes. Whether you or a loved one has this condition a positive outlook and proper care are all you need to come through it. Below we have provided two great treatments to help you out.
1. MLS Laser Therapy
Typically we save the best for last. This is an exception because if you haven’t heard of this new treatment then you are ABSOLUTELY going to love this. MLS Therapy treats the painful conditions of arthritis through a low-level light laser. You’re probably thinking, laser? that must hurt! MLS Laser therapy is completely pain-free and that is just one of the many reasons our Denver area patients love it. MLS stands for Multiwave Locked System. MLS is FDA cleared and has an outstanding success rate of 85%-90% for healing pain and inflammation associated with arthritis. Try MLS Laser Therapy
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MLS Laser Therapy Benefits Breakdown
- Rapidly relief of pain
- Strong anti-inflammatory effect
- Rapid resolution of swollen areas
- Immediate improvement of local blood circulation
Each MLS Laser therapy treatment lasts an average of 8 minutes. In most cases, 1 to 3 treatments will provide positive results. Results of MLS are cumulative; therefore, you can expect to see improvements throughout your treatment plan. Keep in mind that when you start your MLS Laser therapy treatments it is important that you complete each treatment assigned by your doctor.
Aside from weight loss being the obvious and primary benefit of exercise a consistent movement can work wonders in keeping the flexibility in your body’s joints. With a wide array of physical activities available, it is best to consult with your doctor/physician before you begin any type of exercise for your safety. If you have any questions about exercise benefiting arthritis or want a professionally curated activity schedule one of our doctors would be happy to help just contact us.
Here are some popular activities you can do locally
This list of activities is straight from arthritis.org so feel free to check out other physical activity options from them!