How Your Muscle and Spine Issues Can Be Fixed

By | July 7, 2015

A chiropractor is practitioners of chiropractic who normally use their hands to treat bone, joint and muscle disorder. Chiropractic is a health profession that is concerned with the treatment, diagnosis, and prevention of musculoskeletal system disorders and the effects of these disorders on function of the nervous system and general health. There are two types of chiropractors which include straight and mixers. Straights strictly adhere to original teachings about subluxations and the innate intelligence and are skeptical about germ theory and vaccination. They believe that chiropractic therapy can heal about 95% of diseases. Mixers only claim to help with the back and neck problems and are the best, and this is the main method used in Edmonton, Canada. Chiropractic is totally different from treatments which are part of conventional western medicine.

Edmonton Chiropractors will help you in treating conditions related to the spine like lower back or neck pain. They utilize a range of techniques which mostly emphasizes the spine and which helps in improving the function of joints as well as relieving pain and muscle spasm. These professionals will take a lot of care to your specific needs and will employ the best neck_adjustment_001techniques suited to one symptom. They also offer advice on exercise, diet and lifestyle, and rehabilitation programs that involve exercises to do in one’s own time. Chiropractic is suitable for the all ages and stages of life.

Most individuals see an Edmonton Chiropractor for their neck pain, backache and headaches which arise from the back or neck. However these individuals are trained to diagnose, prevent and treat mechanical problems associated with bones, joints, and muscles related to the back. They also treats a wider range of conditions like infant colic, asthma, irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and many others.

Today, there is strong evidence that chiropractic is highly effective for wide range of conditions which include the joint pains like leg, elbow, arm, shoulder, hip and knee pain, the aches and pains from osteoarthritis, the muscle spasms and cramp as well as low back pain. Currently, manual therapy which include spinal manipulation that is practiced by Edmonton Chiropractors is recommended as a treatment option for the persistent lower back pain.

Chiropractic originated from US in 1895 as a health profession. it was founded by a Canadian called Palmer, who rarely had conventional medical training. Palmer claimed that about 95% of all diseases were caused by displaced vertebrae. He invented new terms like “subluxation” to explain this, which means a displacement of the spine.