Your immune system plays an integral role in keeping you healthy from potentially dangerous illnesses. There are many ways to boost your immune system through the food you eat and other healthy lifestyle choices. Another way to get a boost is through regular, effective family chiropractic care in Oregon. Everyone in your household, including children, should see a family chiropractor to gain numerous benefits. Your entire family will feel better in the moment and be healthier in the long run.
Adjustments Relieve Discomfort
Your immune system works best when your nervous system and brain are able to communicate perfectly. Over time, misalignments form in the spinal column, which negatively impact the nervous system. This prevents the brain and nervous system from communicating ideally. After receiving care at a family chiropractic office, your immune system will run optimally once again. Chiropractors are capable of treating an array of pains, including those found in the shoulders, head, jaw, neck and back. There is no reason to live with pain when you can heal your body. When you feel good, you are more willing to exercise, which also boosts your immune responses.
Chiropractic Care Wards Off Illness
When your immune system becomes suppressed for any reason, your body faces a greater risk to bacteria and viruses. This most often occurs when you develop subluxation, also known as misaligned vertebrae. The corresponding nerves become affected, muddling your brain’s communications. You will have a reduced immune response, and you are more susceptible to various diseases at this point.
Family Chiropractic Can Also Help Children
Kids are frequently exposed to germs and bacteria. They play with other children all the time, and it is very common for youngsters to come down with allergies, colds and infections. Although chiropractic care is most often associated with adults, children can also benefit greatly. Chiropractic care can help relieve tension placed on nerves within the spine and enhance the immune system. It is particularly helpful if your child is prone to ear infections. Specific chiropractic adjustments help improve the nerve communication to the muscles surrounding the Eustachian tube located in the inner ear. This allows the tubes to drain properly and decreases the chance of them getting plugged with fluid. The inability for that fluid to drain is what creates a breeding ground for viruses and bacteria, which is what leads to ear infections. Your kids do not have to suffer from the infection for weeks when relief is just one phone call away.
About Dr. Jill
Dr. Jill Mork has helped patients of all ages in Oregon, WI improve their health through chiropractic care. She currently helps families throughout Verona and the surrounding area at Family First Chiropractic of Verona, and families come from all over to find relief. You can contact us at your earliest convenience to set up an appointment.