Almost everyone has heard of chiropractic care, but many people have no idea if or when they should see a chiropractor. And if your doctor hasn’t yet referred you to a chiropractor, you may be in the same boat. Chiropractic has been around for over 125 years. However, it’s just this past decade that most healthcare professionals and leading healthcare organizations have started actively recommending chiropractic care for a wide array of reasons.
Why it Matters:
Over 15% of the population has received care from a chiropractor. Chiropractic care is primarily used in two distinct ways: proactively and reactively. Reactive care is simply going to see a chiropractor when something hurts. The most common conditions that people reactively seek chiropractic care for are low back pain, neck pain, and headaches. However,proactive chiropractic care is also – if not more – valuable. Chiropractors are highly trained in movement and biomechanics, and periodic visits to a chiropractor give you the chance to identify, evaluate, and take care of any emerging health issues before they become a big deal.
The path to a long and healthy life includes movement, proper nutrition, and a positive mindset. Millions of people around the world choose their chiropractor to help guide their health and well–being. If you’ve thought about chiropractic, give us a call today! We’d be happy to learn about your health goals and help you achieve them.
Science Source(s):Does Maintained Spinal Manipulation Therapy Result in Better Long–Term Outcome? Spine.2011..