correct abnormalities of the intellect
well as those of the body.
D.D Palmer, Discover of
Want to give your child
an edge in his or her studies for their academic (and athletic) best? For over
a century chiropractic's beneficial effect on brain and neurological function
has helped students improve their school experience.
Clinical studies and
case histories have reported on the effectiveness of chiropractic care for
brain function, concentration, balance and coordination. This is especially
important information for the millions of children in the US with a
neurological and/or learning disorder such as dyslexia, ADD (attention deficit
disorder) ADHD (attention deficit hyperactivity disorder), minimal brain
damage, Tourette's syndrome, seizures, asthma, depression, obsessive-compulsive
disorder, bipolar disorder, autism, Asperger's syndrome and many others.
Exactly how does
chiropractic improve brain function? Initial research indicates that blood flow
to the brain improves and that chiropractic adjustments decrease inflammation
and stress on the nervous system leading to decreased anxiety, improved well-being
and improved brain function. Adjustments
appear to balance nerve reflexes in the spinal cord. Other mechanisms may be
involved as well.
is most important that all students get their spines checked by a Doctor of
Chiropractic so they may function at their best.