Chiropractic care, an alternative medicine

A system of health care which is based on the belief that a person’s state of health is mostly determined by the nervous system. This is according to chiropractic theory. Most diseases are the result of nerve interference that is caused by spinal subluxation which respond to spinal manipulation. Abnormal nerve function may lead to a musculoskeletal problem and aggravate the pathological processes in other regions of the body and organs.

What are the principles of chiropractic?

Vitalism

Chiropractors enhance the body’s ability to heal itself. We all know the body has the ability to heal itself so chiropractor’s role is to facilitate the body’s ability to restore the vital or life force called innate intelligence to its optimum level and therefore be allowed to heal itself.

Holism

Our system and organs work as on interconnected unite so if anything affects the nervous system, it will affects all the other parts of the body.

Subluxation correction

Subluxation is known as the malalignment of the spine that causes pressure on the spinal cord, nerves and nerve roots.

What does science have to say about chiropractic care?

Spinal manipulation has been studied for a while now by researchers for a number of conditions ranging from back, neck, shoulder pain and asthma, and many more diseases. Most of the research has been focused on lower back pain because a lot of people are suffering from that and the results show that a lot of people with this condition appear to benefit a lot from chiropractic care. Some further research proved that a lot of other people with other ailments like headaches, migraines, neck related headaches, and upper and lower extremity joint conditions also do benefit from the treatment. But the research showed that chiropractic treatment could not help people with asthma, relief menstrual pain or hypertension.

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