Why Chiropractic Adjustments Are Necessary For Optimal Health

An iconic scene from the movie “Doc Hollywood” shows Dr. Ben Stone, played by Michael J. Fox, the hottest star of the day, upended by the old-time local doctor. The old-timer walks in and saves the day from the panicked newcomer, who was in the midst of making a giant mistake. It turns out the patient, a young child, who was almost rushed in for emergency abdominal surgery, just needed a cola (of all things) to solve his stomach ache. Crisis averted.

“Go home; you will be fine.”

Today, things are different. Back then, people were in better health, and the ideal doctor’s job was to assess regardless of whether you were in a crisis. And it is true that in those days, the appropriate assistance frequently meant little. However, today, it is insufficient to declare a “crisis simply.”

As our society and culture have developed, we must adapt to it. One aspect of this progress has been seeing the effects of addressing our health only when there is a crisis. This ‘progress’ in society has deteriorated our health after decades of following these strategies throughout health care and receiving these suggestions.

  • The youth of today aren’t healthy enough to sustain the military of the future
  • 36 countries are healthier at large and have healthier kids than America
  • 1 in 2 adults has a chronic disease 

Consumers nowadays desire to be healthier. Information is available to us everywhere, and it is entirely gratuitous. Yet, it isn’t enough any longer to walk in and out collecting data when chronic illness rates continue to rise. To get healthy, individuals require medical treatment. Chiropractors will have a significant role in the new paradigm, one that can’t be filled by robots, software algorithms, or drugs. It is your hands taking part in the restoration of someone else’s function. The ability to help people make positive changes in their lives is an added benefit.

The present has a lot of promise. Chiropractic’s long history of success is why it has thrived and grown. There is no other place to find the tangible skill chiropractors have developed to assist with healing, which they display using their hands. If you know someone searching for a ‘new type of medicine, show them how chiropractic may help. Being healthy isn’t just about preventing disease; it’s also about maintaining optimal health.

About The Author
Dr. Oscar Noriega DC
Dr. Oscar Noriega, DC, is a trusted chiropractor who has been practicing for over ten years at Revolution Chiropractic Murfreesboro. He holds a Doctor of Chiropractic degree from Northwestern Health Sciences University. Dr. Noriega is also a member of the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association and the Tennessee Chiropractic Association. He resides in Murfreesboro with his wife and two children.