Tag Archives: chiropractic adjustment

How Frequently Should I Get Adjusted?

There is not one simple, one-size-fits-all answer to a question about how frequently a person should have a chiropractic adjustment.  Each person’s individual needs and overall health must be taken into account.  That said, a reasonable short answer to this question is “whenever you have developed a spinal misalignment.”  However, knowing when this has occurred […]

What is a Chiropractic Adjustment?

Chiropractic adjustments are the foundation of chiropractic treatment. Chiropractors use adjustments to correct mild vertebral subluxations, or dislocations and misalignments of the bones of the spine (vertebrae). The word “subluxation” has its origins in the Latin words “luxare” (to dislocate) and “sub” (mild). Subluxations may put pressure on or irritate nerves and blood vessels in […]