Common Myths About Chiropractic Care

Chiropractic is a profession in health care, wherein it is believed that since the nervous system and the other parts of the body are all linked, any glitch in the nervous system will, in turn, affect the entire health of the body. This is a branch of science dealing with the musculoskeletal system, particularly the spine and the nervous system. This is an alternative to medication and has no side effects. Even though this is a marvelously helpful treatment, there are many myths attached to it.

The first misconception about Chiropractic is that it does not work. That is not true at all. Just like any treatment works and suits some people while does not for others, similarly, Chiropractic too works for some and not all. As a matter of fact, Chiropractic works wonderfully well with any sort of musculoskeletal pain, such as back pain, fibromyalgia, carpal tunnel syndrome, sciatica, headaches, migraine, herniated discs, etc. This form of treatment is so effective that people have stopped the intake of drugs or undergoing surgery, after understanding the benefits of Chiropractic.

The Optimal Health Straw Chiropractic Inc. founder Dr. Phil Straw had acquired his degree as a Chiropractor in 1995 and since then he has been adeptly relieving several patients of their invincible pangs. He specializes in Neuropathy and is excellently able in the treatment of peripheral autonomic neuropathy.

Dr. Phil Straw has been practicing Chiropractic for the past 15 years successfully, and his able team of doctors at the health center have been aiding people in eradicating all problems related to burning, numbness, chronic pain, tingling sensations. They have been successful to the extent of helping recover from a stage that was almost at the verge of becoming crippled. He has also implemented the Straw Protocol which involves four steps – stimulation, rejuvenation, activation, and empowerment.

Dr. Phil Strawhas shunned off all myths about this science. That Chiropractic is not scientific is another popular wrong concept, but the truth is that this branch of therapy is always backed by scientific research. Often the medical community has tried to undermine the positive effects of the treatment by calling it ‘dangerous’; whereas the insurance industry affirms that Chiropractic is the safest form of treatment known to the human beings.

Among the other common untrue rumors about Chiropractic is that it may cause strokes, Chiropractors are not real doctors, once you start with this treatment you have to keep on doing again and again. Some also are of the view that this no therapeutic treatment at all, anyone is able to ‘crack’ the joints of their back to relieve pain.

But sadly, they are not aware that Chiropractic has a specific manipulation of the alignment to bring it to the normal position and allowing the body to heal by itself; as opposed to any layperson who doesn’t know the proper manner of doing it. On the contrary, if care is not taken while trying to align, major problems may be encountered, causing discomfort for the rest of your life.