Chiropractic is a health care profession that focuses on disorders of the musculoskeletal system and the nervous system, and the effects of these disorders on general health.
The term musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) refers to conditions that involve the nerves, tendons, muscles, and supporting structures of the body.
Frequently termed “Cumulative Trauma Disorders” are being reported at alarming rates in all types of workplaces
The biggest danger with whiplash injuries is that the symptoms can take years to develop. Generally, people don’t seek treatment until more serious complications develop.
Symptoms include pain, numbness and weakness, and in the case of stenosis patients, and gets worse with walking or standing.
Often the pain is much, much worse at the end of a deep breath, restricting breathing and causing the characteristic “ice pick in the back” feeling.
The SI joint is also subject to forces outside of its joint, namely from the “hamstring muscles”, aka the biceps femoris. The hamstring is often shortened in people who sit for a living.
We are able to take care of plenty of chronic symptoms and more.
What is Chiropractic?
Chiropractic is the field of healthcare that has its main focus in the treatment and maintenance of the nervous system. It is this system, comprised of the brain and spinal cord, which has been termed the “master system” due to its control of all other systems in our body.