The truth is, many people who see us for Chiropractic care at The Healthy Joint, aren't in any pain at all! They’re families who seek chiropractic care to keep themselves healthy! Regular chiropractic check-ups ensures you are keeping a well aligned spine to keep your nervous system and body functioning at its best. It is the greatest investment you can make for yours and your families health.
The hectic nature of our lives today can affect our body's long term health. This constant stress places so many demands on our body that sometimes it can start to create a bio-chemical cascade effect through our body that ultimately impacts on the spine. Physical, chemical or prolonged emotional stress may create areas of spinal dysfunction/ fixation (i.e. the joints of the spine aren't moving the way they’re supposed to). These areas of spinal dysfunction create tension on the nerve roots and nervous system, potentially resulting in a reduced quality of health. The effect on your body physically can be felt in aches or pains or may result in a decreased nutritional value from all the good food you eat. This situation arises because the messages being carried through your nerves from your brain to your gut have been interrupted. Chiropractic can help alleviate the stress/tension created within yours and your family's spines to help create a better environment for long term health.