4.) A more affordable option for chronic back pain sufferers
Medications can only help back pain so much. Once you go off the medications the pain normally comes back because medications used to treat back pain just mask the symptoms temporarily.
An adjustment treats the root cause. It’s a noninvasive and cheaper alternative to conventional treatments.
A 2016 study found that chiropractic treatment was a cheaper alternative than conventional treatment for chronic lower back pain.
Also found their treatment duration was shorter too.
5.) Boost Energy
You see, when you have tension in your spine and on the nerves this puts a tremendous amount of stress on the body. Draining your energy reserves as your body struggles to adjust. Causing us to be runned down and tried. Chiropractic adjustments can remove all this tension freeing your body to run as it was designed to. So instead of your natural energy reserves being depleted by stress, you’ll have more energy available for your life.
6.) Improved Digestion
There are nerves that run through your spine that control how your stomach functions and how your body digests food. If your spine is out of alignment, this can interfere with your digestion and may trigger your stomach to produce more acid. Which leads to heartburn, gas, and acid reflux. An adjustment can help relieve pressure on the nerves so your stomach can function optimally.
7.) Boost Your Immune System
Most don’t realize that your immune system is directly related to your spine.
When your spine is misaligned, this can disrupt your body’s natural mechanisms for fighting off illness. increasing your chances of becoming sick. A Chiropractic adjustment aids your immune system and may boost it.
8.) Reduces Inflammation
Inflammation causes pain, joint problems, and muscle tension. Chronic inflammation can lead to many problems like heart disease and cancer.
A chiropractic adjustment has been shown effective at reducing inflammation.
Which in turn helps ease joint pain, reduce muscle tension, and relieve back pain.
9.) Effective For Sciatica
Sciatica is normally caused by a pinched nerve. The pain radiates down your lower back to your legs because of the pressure placed on the sciatic nerve.
This is a very painful condition that forces many people to take pain killers and loose time from work.
Studies have shown a chiropractic adjustment can be effective at treating sciatica. It does this by realigning the joints and spine to take the pressure off the sciatica nerve.