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Chiropractic adjustment plus self-care can go a long way to keeping your immune system healthy and strong. Check out these tips for important information and ways you can care for your immune system and overall health!

Immune System Function

Can Chiropractic Care Help Your Immune System Work Better? The nervous system, the endocrine system, and the immune system are inextricably linked, like a three-legged stool.  (For some great articles on this concept, click here, here, here, and here.)  Numerous research studies have shown that chiropractic care positively impacts immune system function.  Below are a few articles [...]

1918 Influenza Epidemic and Chiropractic Care

Remembering the past: Immune response solidifies the chiropractic profession 1918 Influenza Epidemic and Chiropractic Care Historical Chiropractic News Editors Note: The information provided here was forwarded to Planet Chiropractic by a chiropractor in Texas. Far too many people (including chiropractors) are not aware of historical events that took place during the 1917 – 1918 Spanish Flu years, [...]

Adjustments yield immune cell increase in HIV patients

HIV patients had a 48% increase in CD4 cells (immune cells) following chiropractic adjustments! An important study was performed at the S id E. Williams Research Center of Life Chiropractic University. The researchers took a group of HIV positive patients and adjusted them over a six-month period. What they found was that the patients that were adjusted [...]

Chiropractic for your immune system

Improved immune response following chiropractic care The chiropractic immunology connection was strengthened in 1991 when Patricia Brennan, Ph.D. and other researchers conducted a study that found improved immune response following chiropractic treatment. Specifically, the study demonstrated the phagocytic respiratory burst of polymorphnuclear neutrophils (PMN) and monocytes were enhanced in adults that had been adjusted by chiropractors. In [...]

Keep your immune system healthy with chiropractic!

Chiropractic patients found to have a 200% greater competence than non chiropractic patients One of the most important studies showing the positive effect chiropractic care can have on the immune system and general health was performed by Ronald Pero, Ph.D., chief of cancer prevention research at New York's Preventive Medicine Institute and professor of medicine at New [...]