A chiropractic adjustment is a specific fast thrust focused on improving joint movement. Often accompanied by a large release of gas, “crack”
Adjustments allow joint mobility to be restored.
When a joints movement and alignment is effected chemical changes occur which increase pain and inflammation damaging tissue and tightening muscles.
When a joint is restricted or stuck – The brain sends pain signals, inflammation occurs, and muscles tighten
Simply the adjustment makes you feel better by improving movement, allowing muscle tissue to relax and other soft tissue to heal
Treatment during your consultation will more than likely include a combination of adjustments, soft tissue and muscle therapy as well as practical take home advice to get you better faster.