Why Does it Feel Better?

One common question that I am asked on a regular basis especially from other health practitioneers, is “what does manipulation (chiropractic adjustments) actually do and how does it work”? There are a few different benefits that occur from an adjustment, one benefit that I would like to discuss today is pain relief and the fact that people will temporarily feel relief almost immediately. Today I’d like to discuss what causes this feeling of immediate improvement, as it is one reason why people chose to see a Chiropractor when in pain. Recently there was a study conducted which investigated the level of pain on two tender spots in the human body, after an adjustment. One was the Gluteus Medius (top of [...]