Spinal problems can begin as early as the day a infant is born. Birthing methods seen as natural that can stress an infant’s spine and developing nerve system. Misalignments in a child’s spine can result in colic, breathing problems, nursing difficulties, sleep disturbances, allergic reactions and chronic infections. Chiropractic care is widely recognized for being effective in treating misalignments in the spine.
A study by The Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine found that patients who received chiropractic care for their lower back pain were very less likely to obtain a drug prescription than those didn’t receive chiropractic treatment.
Chiropractic care can affect brain function in a positive way according to a journal called Neural Plasticity. The research which was published by the Spinal Research foundation indicated that chiropractic care can affect brain function by 20 percent, specifically the prefrontal cortex.
Are you experiencing shoulder pain? A possible cause could be a rotator cuff injury. Made up of muscles and tendons, the rotator cuff surrounds the shoulder joint giving it support and range of motion. Injuries in the tendons are commonly the cause of shoulder pain. If a rotator cuff injury does not require surgery, chiropractic care can be a viable treatment option.