A chiropractor is trained to detect poor posture and its underlying reasons. Unhealthy posture can indicate problems with the spine or nervous system. It is important to discover the reason for poor posture and to treat the problem before further health issues arise.
A common posture problem is tilting and twisting of the pelvis, resulting in one leg looking like it is shorter than the other when lying down. The body’s weight shifts to one side to compensate. This posture results in abnormal movements, progressive wear and tear of the joints and chronic pain or dysfunction.
QSM3/NUCCA chiropractic can address health issues caused by poor posture.
Research has shown that poor posture can lead to further health problems. Take good care of your spine and attend to any painful areas early on. A chiropractor can teach you how to maintain a healthy posture, so that you can protect your back while you sleep, exercise and work.