Understanding Chiropractic Care - KSLA News 12 Shreveport, Louisiana News Weather & Sports

Ask The Expert: Chiropractic

Understanding Chiropractic Care

The more you understand the nature of your problem, the faster you can get well. This knowledge can help you take responsibility for your health and prevent problems in the future.

  • Ask The Expert: ChiropracticMore>>

  • Chiropractic

    Monday, April 9 2001 2:55 PM EDT2001-04-09 18:55:01 GMT
    Chiropractic is based on the scientific fact that your nervous system controls the function of virtually every cell, tissue, organ, and system of your body. Nervous system dysfunction, caused by the moving bones of the spine can be a common cause of ill health. More >>
  • Education

    Monday, April 9 2001 2:55 PM EDT2001-04-09 18:55:50 GMT
    After completing the same undergraduate study that other types of doctors get, chiropractic doctors receive still another four years of government-approved, post-graduate education. To keep up with the latest research, your doctor attends seminars and scientific symposia for annual license renewal. More >>
  • Examination

    Monday, April 9 2001 2:56 PM EDT2001-04-09 18:56:37 GMT
    A thorough examination will be conducted to locate areas of your spine causing nervous system dysfunction. Your posture, ability to turn and bend, reflexes, muscle strength, and other common orthopedic and neurological tests may be performed. More >>
  • Your Care

    Monday, April 9 2001 2:57 PM EDT2001-04-09 18:57:57 GMT
    The primary form of care is the return of spinal bones to more normal motion and position by specific chiropractic adjustments. Patients enjoy their adjustments because they are often accompanied by a feeling of relief and a pleasant sense of well-being. More >>
  • Other Procedures

    Monday, April 9 2001 2:52 PM EDT2001-04-09 18:52:27 GMT
    Your doctor may consult with other specialists or recommend additional procedures to provide relief or enhance the healing process. These may include ice, heat, muscle and soft tissue rehabilitation, nutritional advice, exercises, or other procedures. More >>
Powered by Frankly