WHAT IS CHIROPRACTIC ?
Chiropractic is an alternative therapy that focuses on the diagnosis and treatment of the musculoskeletal system, principally the spine. The main chiropractic technique is manual, joint and soft tissue therapy
Chiropractic is the world’s first profession of manual therapy.
And the third health profession in the United States, behind medicine and dentistry
1. PREVENT PAIN
We constantly subject our body to overstress, this can cause much more serious illnesses or injuries. Thanks to chiropractic, you can help and prevent health disorders.
2. IMPROVE YOUR POSTURE
Chiropractic will help us to find where your spine is not aligned correctly, with this result we can work on your posture and correcting any abnormal curvature. Good posture will help you work healthier and prevent future discomfort.
3. INCREASE YOUR BRAIN FUNCTION.
Chiropractic care has a positive effect on the central nervous system, which helps boost normal brain function
4. IMPROVE YOUR MOOD.
If appropriate chiropractic care is performed, people suffering from depression will be able to see positive changes in their day-to-day life. This happens, thanks to the biochemical regulation generated by chiropractic in your body
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What is the purpose of Chiropractic?
Chiropractic’s purpose is to allow your body’s mental impulses (“power”) flow freely through your nerves and body without any interference thus allowing you to express maximum LIFE.
How it works ?
A chiropractor diagnoses, treats, and helps prevent injury. When you visit a chiropractor for the first time, he or she will review your medical history and administer a physical exam to assess the current condition of your spine, joints, nerve function, muscles, and more. If you’re visiting the chiropractor for a specific pain or ailment, the chiropractor will often request diagnostic imaging to fully determine the source of your discomfort.
Then, a chiropractor carefully tailors a treatment plan to your unique needs. A treatment plan typically includes chiropractic adjustments .
How long is the treatment?
The chiropractic session is an act that lasts no longer than 15 minutes. It is that, the adjustment is fast; the complex is everything that the same trigger and the duration of the care can become, in a first stage, from 2 to 3 months. After this time a new care strategy will be re-evaluated and suggested.
What are the risks? Is chiropractic dangerous?
Chiropractic is not intended to treat specific diseases or conditions. It corrects deficiencies in spinal movement and balances subluxations to improve the function of the nervous system, an essential factor to help the body achieve a healthy state. Therefore, the benefit offered by chiropractic can be received by anyone, regardless of their age or physical condition. Chiropractic care is totally harmless and effective.
For what is it convenient and to who is it addressed?
When asked about the benefits of chiropractic care, the contraindications are relative because, understanding that the care aims to improve the quality of life, everyone can receive it, regardless of age. There are logical care (such as fractures, fissures, or vertebral tumors) that a trained chiropractor will know how to take into account in applying his care. The benefit of chiropractic care can be received by athletes, pregnant women, newborns, children, adults at any age and condition. Indications of chiropractic care are fully beneficial.
What is the minimum age for initiating chiropractic care?
There is no minimum age. A chiropractor is formed with more than 200 chiropractic adjustment techniques and can adapt them according to the age and condition of the patient.
Is chiropractic similar to massage?
Chiropractic is often confused with other disciplines, including massage, and is far from being so. The chiropractor focuses his care on the spine, its vertebrae, those that are misaligned (subluxations) are adjusted and thus the nervous system is released. A muscle depends in its functioning on a correct neurological feedback. The specific chiropractic adjustment manages to decompress the nerve and, thus, the soft parts, muscles, ligaments, tendons function harmoniously.
What is an adjustment? Does it hurt to get an adjustment?
Chiropractic adjustment is a gentle and precise impulse that the chiropractor performs with his hands on the spine, aimed at correcting vertebral subluxation. The adjustment is different depending on whether it is a newborn, a pregnant woman or an older person, but the goal is always the same: to free the nervous system from interference to maximize human potential at all levels. There are over a hundred chiropractic techniques, some more powerful than others. All adjustment techniques have three factors in common: their accuracy, their high level of safety and their effectiveness in restoring the proper functioning of the nervous system.
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