What is Chiropractic?
"Chiropractic is concerned with the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of mechanical disorders of the musculoskeletal system and the effects of these disorders on the function of the nervous system and general health. There is an emphasis on manual treatments including spinal manipulation or adjustment" (World Federation of Chiropractic, 1999)
Chiropractors mainly treat
- back, neck and shoulder problems
- joint, posture and muscle problems
- leg pain and sciatica
- sports injuries