What is Chiropractic?
Chiropractic (derived from the Greek “cheir” + praktikos”) meaning “done by hand” is defined by the World Health Organisation as “a health care profession concerned with the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of disorders of the neuro-musculoskeletal system and the effects of these disorders on general health. There is a general emphasis on manual techniques including joint adjustment and/or manipulation with a particular focus on spinal joint dysfunction.”
What are the benefits of Chiropractic Care?
The benefits of Chiropractic care extend way beyond simple pain relief, although most people present looking for symptomatic relief many end up experiencing significant functional and qualitative improvements. As we adjust the spine to correct the misalignments here are a list of some of the improvements patients have reported back:
- Better quality of sleep
- More Energy
- Improve muscle efficiency and strength
- Better Movement
- Improved balance and coordination
- Better posture
- Stand taller
- Run Smoother
- Lift Easier
- Lower rate of injuries