When you hear the word chiropractic do you think of care for back and necks complains? Many people do and yet the world's first chiropractic patient (1895) was deaf and recovered his hearing after a chiropractic adjustment. The second chiropractic patient was relieved of a heart condition. Thousands soon praised chiropractic for saving them from headaches, colds, allergies, asthma, sciatica, arthritis, seizures, ear infections, stomach trouble, gynecological problems and many other conditions including back pain.
What does your Chiropractor do? Your chiropractor is specially trained to locate and free your body from a severe abnormality that interefers with our proper function. It is calleda subluxation and it is a slight misalignment or distortion of your structural system, including your spine, that affects your disks, nerves, ligaments, and ultimately, your entire body. Once your chiropractor frees your of subluxations, your body and mind function better.
Low Back Pain Low back pain is very, very common. About 85 percent of the population ill experience disabling low back pain at least once during their lives! That's almost all of us. The problem is so bad that according to one researcher, at any given time 6.8% of the US adult population is suffering from an episode of back pain lasting more than two weeks. That's a lot of bad backs. The estimated cost of this problem in the US is over $100 billion a year.
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