Our bodies have an inborn wisdom and intelligence that is housed within our brain and spinal cord. It is imperative for the brain to send and receive signals through the spinal cord and nerves to every cell, tissue
How can a pinched nerve be detected?
Chiropractic examinations can detect pinch nerves though feeling along the spine for signs like spasms and inflammation of the muscles along the spine, tightness
How are pinched nerves corrected?
Chiropractors apply gentle pressure with his hands or an instrument in a specific predetermined, measured location and direction in order to make a correction to the improperly functioning, pinched nerve. This is called a “Chiropractic adjustment”.
Chiropractors are the only profession trained to detect and correct pinched nerves. Other professions may randomly manipulate a general region for a fixated joint but this is far from the specificity a trained chiropractor has with restoring function and balance to the nervous system.
A pinched nerve is a response to stress. If the pinched nerve is present long enough, it causes muscle spasms and inflammation along the spine as a temporary protective mechanism. If it is not corrected this can lead to major health challenges such as functional problems, arthritis, inflammation conditions or