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Chiropractic and Mental Health

Are you aware? The spine sends feedback to the brain every second of our lives, to provide the most important updates and info so you can appropriately adapt to the environment for all of your basic needs.Therefore, any altered alignment or lack of movement in the spine decreases communication to the brain and interferes with overall performance and survival.

This is why chiropractic has amazing results improving things such as thoughts, concentration, and clarity. Nerve receptors around the spine send constant feedback to the brain, provided there is normal alignment and movement. When a vertebral misalignment occurs (called subluxation), the abnormal movement and alignment of vertebrae creates improper feedback and thus, faulty signals to the brain. Chiropractic adjustments improve alignment, motion, and nerve signaling to the brain!

WOW….it is crazy to think the world believes chiropractor only help back pain and cricks in the neck!

In fact, in the early days of chiropractic, Dr. Leo Spears founded a Chiropractic Sanitarium (600-bed inpatient facility) to help those ailing with mental affliction, and had excellent results.

Two other stories also illustrate the power of chiropractic on brain function. In the 1920s and 30s, public health officials and legislative bodies