What conditions can chiropractic help?
STRESS & ANXIETY
Stress and anxiety can produce severe effects on your nervous system which is the most important system of the body. Remember that the nervous system organizes, coordinates and controls all aspect of the human body.
A good way to avoid illnesses is by correctly balancing your nervous system, and this is done through chiropractic care. Chiropractic helps to increase your body’s defenses against the negative effects of stress.
Fibromyalgia is a disorder that causes muscles to contract and lose their natural flexibility, contributing to an overall loss of normal movement in the spine and the rest of the body.
The goal of chiropractic is have 100% interference free communication between the brain and the body, so that the muscle and the rest of the organs function correctly.
Peripheral neuropathy is a condition in which the nerves in our body are damaged or not working correctly. Patients may find it harder and harder to walk. Their legs feel heavy and they may have to drag them selves up the stairs.
Chiropractic care is an effective treatment for peripheral neuropathy because it targets the root cause for a patient’s pain symptoms which is a misalignment of the vertebrae that affect the nervous system.
The loss of the natural curves of the cervical spine can cause affect the TMJ Temporomandibular Joint.
Chiropractic adjustments to the TMJ can correct the tracking and alignment issues safely. Specific Chiropractic posture and bite alignment exercises can help TMJ.
Knee pain can occur and increase in severity over time due to various factors such as a fall or improper lifting. There are many different types of pain, from mild to constant pain, to sudden sharp, that can hinder normal daily movement.
The Chiropractor will review the the spinal bio-mechanics knee to find out which areas need to focused on in order to reduce the pain and degeneration of the knee.
Plantar fasciitis is the most common cause of heel pain. The plantar fascia is the flat band of tissue (ligament) that connects your heel bone to your toes. It supports the arch of your foot. If you strain your plantar fascia, it gets weak, swollen, and irritated (inflamed). Then your heel or the bottom of your foot hurts when you stand or walk.
Chiropractors perform a series of exams, both structural and neurological, to determine where in the foot and ankle (ligaments and muscles) are compromised.