Chiropractors are becoming increasingly popular for chronic pain management in the back and neck areas. While neck and back pain are the top reasons that people choose to see a chiropractor, it is important to note that receiving regular chiropractic adjustments has numerous other benefits.
Boosting the Immune System
Your immune system is your body’s defense against numerous illnesses. If you have a strong immune system, you are less likely to develop illness and your body will have an easier time fighting off illnesses.
A recent study done by Dr. Ronald Pero and his team at New York Preventative Medicine Institute aimed to discover the effects that regular chiropractic care has on the immune system. The researchers examined data from 107 people who regularly received chiropractic care and found that people who received chiropractic care had immune systems that were 200 percent stronger.
Relief from a Variety of Health Issues
People who suffer from mysterious health conditions often become frustrated when health care professionals cannot give them answers. They often turn to chiropractic care when other methods have fallen short for them. Chiropractic care has been shown to be effective for treating a variety of chronic health issues, including high blood pressure, menstrual pain, joint and mobility problems and headaches.
One of the reasons that chiropractic care is so successful is because chiropractors believe in taking a holistic approach. They know that when the spinal column starts to shift, this can have a negative effect on overall health. Chiropractors believe that by adjusting the spine, the body can heal itself. That is why many people are able to get relief from their chronic condition with chiropractic care even after many other treatments have failed.
Pregnant women can also benefit from chiropractic care. Women who are expecting often get chiropractic care because it helps them alleviate the back pain that often comes along with pregnancy. However, chiropractic care can also help a woman stay healthy during pregnancy, while preparing her pelvis for delivery. Studies have shown that women who get chiropractic care during pregnancy are less likely to suffer complications.
If you’re interested in finding out all of the benefits that come along with routine chiropractic care, contact Apponaug Chiropractic today. Our team, led by Dr. Christopher Caliri, will work with you to help you find the relief you need.