PROPER POSTURE : A KEY TO YOUR GOOD HEALTH
There is more to good posture than simply looking healthier and more confident. Since your spinal cord is responsible for the proper functioning of your entire nervous system, bad or improper posture can lead to excessive stress upon the spine resulting in increased stress on your body. For example, poor posture can constrain the normal functioning of your lungs, causing breathing problems. The same problem can exist for other vital organs.
Exam. Physical examination & Diagnosis
When patient consults a chiropractor, the doctor first records the full histery of illness, carries out a physical examination and a full spine examination which carefully examine the following:
• Join to mobility and muscle strength
• Integuity of the nervous system
• General alignment of the spine and its related structures
• If necessary, the chiropractor will use X-rays, MRI, CT-Scans, laboratory procedures to verify alignment of the body structure and to rule out other underlying pathological conditions.
Chiropractic adjustment is a light velocity, low amplitude directional thrust done manually to correct subluxated joints.
Restoration of the proper joint. motion and the spinal alignment allows the adjacent muscle groups to function effectively and effectively reducing tension and erase nervous irritation.