The term Chiropractic comes from the Greek words, cheir (meaning 'hand') and praktos (meaning 'done'). This translates to "Done by Hand". Chiropractic is hands-on holistic care that is designed to enable the body to naturally heal itself through spinal adjustments and other techniques.
The central nervous system controls almost everything in our body (our thoughts, movements, breathing). Our spine protects the nervous system. Proper alignment in the spine not only alleviates pain, it also helps begin a healing process by releasing tension within the nervous system.
Chiropractic care is for people of all ages from infants to seniors. It has benefits whether you are a professional athlete or a person who works at a desk all day. Chiropractic care is used to treat injuries, as well as to prevent them. When your body is in alignment with all parts working together, you will feel your best both physically and mentally.
Chiropractic care is safe for infants and children.
There are also many benefits:
Chiropractic treatment has been proven to have many benefits for mother and baby during and post pregnancy. Some of the benefits include: