Posts Categorized: Chiropractic

Majority in U.S. Say Chiropractic Works for Neck, Back Pain

by Cynthia English and Elizabeth Keating WELL-BEING September 8, 2015 Story Highlights • Two-thirds say chiropractic effective for neck, back pain • Many adults say chiropractors think of patient’s best interest • More than 33 million U.S. adults saw a chiropractor last year WASHINGTON, D.C. — Chiropractic care has a positive reputation among many U.S…. Read more »

When Stress Hurts

By Brittany S. Wilson, LMT Our stress response is highly adaptive and functional: it helps us stay alert and focused during times of emergency and increases our strength and stamina, all in preparation for the fight or flight response. The nervous system responds to a sense of threat by releasing the stress hormones adrenaline and… Read more »

What is Chiropractic?

Chiropractic is a type of integrative health care profession focused on the diagnosis and treatment of neurological and musculoskeletal disorders mainly of the spine and extremities.  However, chiropractic care does focus on the body as a whole.  It is a non-invasive approach to healing, typically without the use of pharmaceuticals. A chiropractic adjustment, also called… Read more »