What is a Chiropractor?

Fundamental Beliefs and Goals The fundamental beliefs and goals, which is essentially the treatment concept of the Chiropractor, is the non-surgical and drug-free return of spinal mobility back to normality, or at least to substantially improve functionality in their patients. This in turn reduces or completely alleviates irritation and or pressure on the nervous system. […]

Chiropractic Wellness – Examination and Treatment

A Chiropractor examines the function and structure of the spine, to determine what type of chiropractic treatment is appropriate for a patient. This determination is completely separate from any other medical discipline; however, the examination itself is very similar to that of any standard medical examination procedure. For example when low-back pain is the problem, […]

Chiropractic Wellness – A US History

Spinal Manipulation or what we now call ‘Chiropractic’ is by no means new to the health profession. Although might once have been labeled ‘quackery’ in traditional medical history. The American Medical Association even called it an ‘unscientific cult’ which it boycotted until 1987. Hippocrates himself noted it as important in treating illness. This form of […]

Chiropractic Wellness – Case Study; Parkinson’s Disease

Parkinson’s Disease (PD) is a progressive disorder of the brain which manifests in tremors or shaking and muscle rigidity, as well as causing difficulty with movement and coordination, in particular walking. Older people often suffer from this illness, although some 15% of people are diagnosed under the age of 50. The destruction of the substantia […]

Chiropractic Wellness – Improve Bad Posture and Increase Oxygenation

It might be difficult to believe that bad posture is considered to be a health epidemic. In fact this problem is more serious than most people might assume. The spine is the vital structure on which the entire body depends, and has a relationship with virtually every other bodily function. The brain, the spinal cord […]

Chiropractic Wellness – Self Healing the Body; ROS Aging and Disease

The human body is an amazing piece of equipment, it also has an incredible ability to heal itself. In fact this is what the human body has been designed to best. This self healing ability is absolutely necessary as our bodies are in a constant struggle to survive – naturally, miraculously, it withstands many onslaughts […]

Chiropractic Adjustments Improve Immune Response

Spinal misalignments are what chiropractors treat best, and one of the most important concepts for this medical practice is the fact that the nervous system and the immune system appear to be hardwired. In other words both these response systems work together to optimally function, in order for the body to correctly heal and modify. […]

Disease, Disorder, Disability – Ditch the “Dis”, With Chiropractic Wellness

It is pretty obvious isn’t it, if anything relating to our health contains a “dis” anywhere suffixed or inserted into the word that describes it, we really don’t want to catch it acknowledge it or suffer from whatever it means. Disease, disorder, disability, discomfort, indisposition; even minor diseases can disable millions of people if and […]

Locally Grown, Organically Grown – You Are What You Eat

There is much wisdom in the saying “you are what you eat”, but food today is not the food of yesterday. We need to actually work at getting the amount of nutrients that’s going to help keep us healthy and well. Our genetic heritage was not designed for an urban environment. Our digestive systems, for […]

Built to Last

Just like the well-known, best-selling American truck, your body is built to last. But if it’s built to last, why do so many people have serious problems with their bodies? If a human body is built to last, why does it seem to break down so easily? The pharmaceutical industry earns billions of dollars each […]

 

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