A growing body of evidence supports our understanding of the role of the nervous system in immune system function. Basic science studies and clinical reports in the scientific literature provide supportive evidence of the beneficial effects of chiropractic care in improving function, including immune system function and quality of life.
The woman in this study was diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder at the age of two struggling with personal interactions in social settings and her speech. She had menstrual pain, discomfort, anxiety, and nervousness. Following chiropractic care, she began speaking more & her social interactions improved.
The boy reported on in this research suffered from severe eczema for over a year and medication did not help him. It was resolved following chiropractic care, he became more interested in playing and started sleeping better.
The child in this case was suffering from enuresis, cold hands, and constipation. He also had headaches, ADHD, asthma, allergies, and earaches. Several medications failed to help. Following chiropractic care he stopped wetting the bed, his cold hands and constipation resolved and he experienced improvement in his other complaints.
The woman in this study had constant jaw pain that interfered with eating and sleeping and any movement irritated her jaw. Following chiropractic care she experienced complete resolution of her pain and was able to sleep and eat again.
The woman in this study had a long history of amenorrhea. She also had rib pain and low back pain from a work-related accident. After three weeks of chiropractic care, her amenorrhea resolved, and she began having normal menstrual periods again. Her rib pain and low back pain improved as well.
The man reported on in this study had abnormal heart rate variability indicating dysautonomia. He suffered from spinal pain, reduced range of motion, spinal degeneration and was overweight. Medications did not help. Following chiropractic care, his symptoms, range of motion, and heart rate variability all improved and he lost weight.
This study of 100 people undergoing chiropractic care showed significant improvement in muscle strength and motor function following chiropractic to reduce vertebral subluxations.
Following chiropractic adjustments, patients with severe anxiety and other symptoms reported improvement in their symptoms including reduction in anxiety, better immune function, increased energy, better mood, better sleep, and decrease in stress.
The woman in this study had suffered for months with arm numbness, tingling, and pain. She sought medical care and physical therapy, was prescribed steroids, injections, and other medications with no improvement. Following chiropractic care, she experienced dramatic improvements in all her symptoms and had improvement in spinal alignment.
The 9-week-old infant in this study was suffering from reflux, vomiting and sinus congestion since birth. He had difficulty sleeping, laying on his back, and sitting in the car seat. Medication did not help him. Following the first chiropractic adjustment, he began sleeping longer and all symptoms of reflux and congestion resolved.
Following chiropractic care, the woman reported on in this study with cystic fibrosis experienced improvement in breathing, sleep & quality of life. She was able to stop taking antibiotics and her chronic infections resolved after suffering for several years.
Both of the young women reported on in this study suffered concussions with related headaches, vertigo, inability to concentrate and brain fog following head trauma. Medical care did not help them but they experienced resolution of their symptoms following chiropractic care.
The child in this study experienced enlarged adenoids and tonsils, disrupted sleep with snoring and mouth breathing. She often choked in her sleep. Following chiropractic care all her symptoms resolved and she was able to avoid surgery.
These types of very serious spinal problems cannot be determined by a physical examination or by feeling the person’s back any more than a dentist can feel someone’s cheeks or gums and determine if they have cavities – you have to have an x-ray to see it.
The infants in this study all had deformity of their heads and the uneven growth of the head and muscle imbalance became more apparent. One infant suffered from failure to thrive, muscle imbalance, vomiting, and difficulty latching to breast feed. Following chiropractic care, each infant experienced improvement in head shape and their other symptoms.
The 9-year-old boy in this study did not have any symptoms but his parents were concerned about his posture. He was always slouching or hunched over. Although he felt well and had no pain, his posture was not normal. Following chiropractic care, his posture and range of motion improved significantly.
The child in this study experienced constipation. Painful bowel movements derailed her potty training efforts and affected the possibility of starting preschool. Medication did not help. Within three weeks of chiropractic care, she experienced complete resolution of constipation and was able to be potty trained.
The boy in this study had chronic asthma and underwent medical interventions throughout his life and had multiple visits to the emergency room with no relief. Following chiropractic care his asthma, along with all other complaints, resolved.
The 75-year-old female in this study was able to stop taking drugs, had her insomnia resolved, reduced her pain, increased her range of motion, improved her posture and her quality of life following chiropractic care after suffering over 20 years.
This study reports on a 38-year-old man suffering from chronic headaches and adult onset attention deficit disorder (ADHD) who was taking Adderall, OxyContin, and Lortabs. Following chiropractic care his ADHD & headaches resolved & he was able to stop taking all medications.
The woman reported on in this study suffered from constant chest pain with no relief from multiple medications and doctor visits. She was pain-free by her 4th chiropractic visit.
The woman reported on in this study suffered from severe vertigo with entire left side weakness and involuntary swaying. Medical healthcare did not help her. She noticed immediate improvement following chiropractic care.
The baby reported on in this study couldn’t sleep, was fussy and couldn’t turn her head to one side. All of her symptoms resolved following chiropractic.
The infant in this study with torticollis, cranial distortion, and feeding difficulties showed resolution following chiropractic care.
The woman in this study with transverse lie presentation and a previous c-section was able to have a natural, vaginal birth following chiropractic care.
The woman reported on in this study suffered from chronic neck and back pain, in addition to migraines for over 10 years and following chiropractic care she had complete resolution.
The woman reported on in this study suffered from back, arm, and leg pain, in addition to headaches for over 20 years. After 5 weeks of chiropractic care she had dramatic improvements.
The infant reported on in this study suffered a difficult birth, could not breastfeed, had a recessed jaw, tongue tie and cranial asymmetry. Following chiropractic he was able to breastfeed and developed normally.
The child in this study was toe-walking, refusing to nurse, bottle-feed or eat. Following chiropractic she now walks and eats normally.
According to this study Chiropractic may play an important role in helping reduce deaths in patients with high blood pressure.
The man reported on in this case experienced complete resolution of Meniere’s symptoms including constant dizziness, episodic vertigo, earache, ear noise, and deafness following upper cervical chiropractic care.
This study reported on a 7-year-old girl experiencing chronic headaches and bedwetting. After chiropractic care she reported complete resolution of her headaches, in addition to a decrease in bedwetting at night.
The 2-month-old infant in this study was suffering from reflux and constipation since birth. She was inconsolable at times, could not sleep, always spitting up, and had painful bowel movements. Medication did not resolve her problems. Following chiropractic care, her demeanor became calm, she was able to have bowel movements with no pain and her reflux resolved.
The woman in this study experienced a resolution of breech presentation and was able to have a natural, vaginal birth following chiropractic care.
Following chiropractic care, the boy with Asperger’s Syndrome reported on in this study experienced improvements in his behavior, communication, sociability, stomach aches, and anxiety. After a month of care, he reported, “I had a GREAT day at school.”
The man reported on in this case had Bell’s Palsy. He could not close his eyelid and had difficulty eating, drinking, and speaking. He experienced complete resolution of Bell’s Palsy following upper cervical chiropractic care.
The pregnant woman in this study had pelvic pain that interfered with her walking and standing. She experienced complete resolution following chiropractic care.
After suffering for several years, the woman reported on in this study experienced relief from severe vertigo, headaches and neck pain.