An adult human spine typically consists of 26 moveable segments: seven cervical vertebras, twelve thoracic vertebras, five lumbar vertebras, one sacrum, and one coccyx (tailbone). Intervertebral d ...View Article
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Conditions helped by Chiropractic
Most common conditions prompting people to start chiropractic include:
People continue because they become educated about the value “spinal hygiene” brings to their quality of life and function. Much like dental hygiene is commonly known to be healthful, more and more people are embracing spinal hygiene. Because each of us has a spine subjected to repetitive postural stresses (sitting too much or bending our head forward over a computer), whether it is the athlete (subjected to the macro traumas of sports) or homemakers, the pediatric or geriatric patient, chiropractic provides ongoing benefit. Leaders among healthcare providers in wellness coaching, the emphasis on lifestyle has always been a fundamental tenet of chiropractic. Diet, exercise and stress reduction are considered primary to overall well being. Prevention before intervention is the common goal of all the AWC providers!