Chiropractic for Life

Explore the Spine

What is Subluxation?

A misalignment of a vertebrae obstructing the normal nerve flow (aka pinched nerve) that can cause symptoms such as discomfort and pain or no symptoms at all.

Signs of Subluxations include:

  • Aches and pain
  • Numbness and tingling
  • Cold foot or hands
  • Weakness
  • Headaches
  • Weaker immune system
  • Difficulty sleeping (insomnia)
  • Indigestion
  • Inflammation

What causes Subluxation?

  • Trauma
  • Slips and falls
  • Overuse/repetition
  • Traumatic birth or vacuum extraction
  • Poor ergonomics
  • Poor diet
  • Pollution
  • Fear
  • Emotional stress

The Nervous System

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