Top Benefits of a Chiropractic Adjustment

Chiropractic care is central to musculoskeletal and nervous system concerns. Your chiropractor can help you achieve greater overall health by improving the health of the spine and nerves. 

Adjustments are a type of non-invasive chiropractic treatment. For back pain, neck pain, headaches, muscular tightness, chronic pain, and complications from various injuries, chiropractic adjustments can reduce pressure within your body, providing numerous benefits to your general wellness.

The main benefits of chiropractic adjustments include:

Reduced Inflammation

Inflammation is a key trigger of pain, joint problems, and muscle tightness. By bringing the joints back into alignment, chiropractic adjustments reduce inflammatory agents. This is extremely beneficial in managing inflammation and reducing your risk of chronic inflammation.

Chronic pain, heart disease, and cancer have all been linked to chronic inflammation. So by easing inflammation with regular chiropractic adjustments, you can also minimize your risk of developing certain diseases.  

Lower Blood Pressure

Chiropractic adjustments are a drug-free way to lower your blood pressure. In fact, in a study published in The Journal of Human Hypertension, it was discovered that chiropractic adjustments can help patients achieve and maintain lower blood pressure without the use of blood pressure medications. Given that many high blood pressure medications have harmful side effects, this is an exciting development for those struggling with high blood pressure. Lowering your blood pressure can also reduce your risk of stroke, heart attack, and heart failure. 

Improved Performance

Chiropractic adjustments can lead to greater performance for athletes. By addressing misalignment in the spine and relieving pressure on the nerves and tissues, chiropractic adjustments allow the body to move optimally. This provides relief from muscle tension and inflammation while boosting energy levels and immune function. Together, these effects allow for improved athletic performance. 

Contact Florida Wellness Medical Group today to schedule an appointment with our chiropractic department.