> Health Conditions
Not Normally Associated With Chiropractic Care.
section has been written to address a commonly misunderstood aspect
of chiropractic treatment. Many people understand that chiropractic
helps conditions such as headaches, neck pain, back pain, and auto
injuries to name a few. The list goes on and on. However, mention
allergies, asthma, menstrual problems, stomach pains or any other
organic symptom, and most people would cringe and say, "No way!"
is true that many of these symptoms can indicate more serious problems
and should be evaluated by your team of health care providers to be
sure of the cause of these symptoms. However, the real reason why
many folks don't understand that in some cases, chiropractic can help
the above-mentioned conditions, is that some of our earliest colleagues
never explained how it might be possible. I will attempt to do so
in the next few paragraphs.
start by stating a few facts. The brain controls and coordinates all
bodily functions. Since approximately 95% of this information must
travel though the spinal cord before reaching the appropriate organs
and tissues, the spine must be working properly for that transfer
to occur. If there is restriction of this nerve information it would
be easy to understand that some type of malfunction could occur.
chiropractor evaluates the areas of the spine that would be associated
with the major symptoms reported. If there was significant difficulty
in that particular region of the spine, it would follow that the chiropractor
would have a potential opportunity to help the particular condition.
If, however, the spine associated with the particular symptoms was
functioning properly, the chiropractor would not be able to accept
the patient for treatment.
is most well known for helping neuromuscular/structural types of conditions.
This article was written to help you understand that there are times
when organic symptoms are caused by structural problems in the spine.
Utilize your team of physicians to enjoy the best level of health.