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How Chiropractic Care Can Help to Treat Hypertension (High Blood Pressure)

Hypertension, more commonly known as high blood pressure, occurs when the force against the walls of your arteries exceeds 140/90 mmHg. Hypertension can be caused by a wide variety of things, including stress, poor diet, diabetes, obesity, smoking, adrenal gland disorders, kidney disease, narrow arteries or genetics. If left untreated, hypertension can lead to artery […]

Chiropractic for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

It is estimated that close to 200 million people world-wide suffer from Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, more commonly known as COPD. COPD is one of the most common lung diseases, and may occur as chronic bronchitis, which involves a long-term cough with mucus, or as Emphysema, which involves destruction of the lungs over time. Many […]