How does pain relief work?

Often times, when you have a minor ache or pain, taking an Advil (ibuprofen) or an Aspirin (acetylsalicylic acid) is a quick fix to the pain sensation you are feeling.  This video gives a brief overview of how those medications work and how they can be beneficial in blocking or circumventing your pain experience.

There is a great time and place for pain relief… Consider trying chiropractic as an approach to manage pain when you’re tired of circumventing your pain.

TED-Ed: How do pain relievers work?