Natural Awakenings' 2013 Chiropractic Guide
Oct 04, 2013 05:07PM
The theme for 2013 is “Get Vertical,” encouraging Americans to get off their duffs, out of their office chairs and sofas, and into physical activity.
Chiropractic is more than a cure for back pain, focusing on disorders of the entire musculoskeletal and nervous systems. The spine, which carries nerves to all parts of the body, is the focus of the chiropractor’s hands, reducing pain and restoring or enhancing joint function.
For newcomers to chiropractic, some of the terms may be unknown or confusing. This glossary, provided by and used with permission from the Kansas Chiropractic Foundation (KansasChiroFoundation.org) provides definitions of terms and explanations of procedures.