the healthy lifestyle n.
Download
Skip this Video
Loading SlideShow in 5 Seconds..
The Healthy Lifestyle PowerPoint Presentation
Download Presentation
The Healthy Lifestyle

Loading in 2 Seconds...

play fullscreen
1 / 22

The Healthy Lifestyle - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 65 Views
  • Uploaded on

The Healthy Lifestyle. Nick Kreiger Alternative Health Care Patients. WHAT IS CHIROPRACTIC?.

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about 'The Healthy Lifestyle' - verdad


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
the healthy lifestyle

The Healthy Lifestyle

Nick Kreiger

Alternative Health Care Patients

what is chiropractic
WHAT IS CHIROPRACTIC?
  • Chiropractic is a health care professional focused on the diagnosis and treatment neuromuscular disorders. The idea of chiropractic concentrates on disorders of the musculoskeletal system and the nervous system, and the effects of these disorders on overall health.
what does a chiropractor treat
What does a Chiropractor treat?
  • Neck Pain
  • Back Pain
  • Headaches
  • Sports-related Injuries
  • Joint pain within the arms or legs
  • Car Accident Victims
  • Many More!
functions of the spine
Functions of the Spine
  • Helps and allows movement
  • Maintain and balance weight
  • Protects the nervous system
treatments
Treatments
  • Spinal Manipulation (Chiropractic Adjustment)
                • Adjusting the spine allows unblocks nerve energy and allows for a better flow
                • Adjusting the spine changes the position of the body and realigned the spine into proper position
five components
Five Components
  • Vertebral Subluxation Complex
  • Bone Component
  • Nervous Component
  • Muscular Component
  • Soft Tissue Component
  • Chemical Component
history of chiropractic
History of Chiropractic
  • In the 1890’s, a man by the name of Daniel David Palmer (Dr.) founded what is now known as Chiropractic.
  • In 1896, Palmer took his newly discovered practice to a school in Davenport, Iowa, to teach students about his affective method.
doctor of chiropractic
Doctor of Chiropractic
  • Often referred to as Chiropractors
  • 3-5 years at an accredited chiropractic college
  • 4,200 hours of classroom, lab, and clinical experience
  • 555 hours of adjustive technique and spinal analysis
  • National board exam and all state exams for where chosen practice is located
schools for chiropractic
Schools for Chiropractic
  • Palmer College of Chiropractic
  • Life University
  • University of Bridgeport
  • Parker University
  • Texas Chiropractic College
  • And many more!
x rays
X-RAYS
  • Many chiropractic offices have an actual x-ray machine. The chiropractor can take an x-ray and than go over what he sees with you once it is developed!
age group
Age Group
  • Chiropractors can treat all ages, anywhere from infants to senior citizen
keep athletes in the game
Keep Athletes in the game
  • Just take a look at the top athletes to use chiropractic treatment:
                  • Jerry Rice
                  • Tom Brady
                  • Tiger Woods
                  • Michael Jordan
                  • Emmitt Smith

Take a look at some of their testimonies!

know the difference
Know the Difference!
  • Wellness vs. Medical Care
          • Chiropractors practice a drug-free approach by using a hands-on method
          • Medical Care can be very cost efficient
          • Medical Care can have chronic side effects
side effects
Side effects
  • The best thing about chiropractic is that there are little to no side effects!!! Unlike medication and drugs, the hands-on natural approach has left patients from painful side effects.
what is needed
What is Needed?
  • Chiropractors take insurance, Visa, MasterCard, ATM cards, and even cash!
what do you really want
What Do You Really Want?
  • Ask yourself, do you really want to take medication to numb the pain, or actually find the problem and fix it naturally?
vitamins
Vitamins
  • Although chiropractic is a drug-free practice, it is important that patients are getting the proper amount of vitamins. Important vitamins to have are:
              • Vitamin B-6
              • Riboflavin (B-2)
              • Vitamin C
              • Vitamin D
              • Calcium
partnerships
Partnerships
  • Chiropractors may partner up with:
  • Physical Therapists (PT)
  • Massage Therapists
  • Acupuncture
it s a lifestyle
IT’S A LIFESTYLE
  • Healthy living
  • Happiness
  • Energy
  • Cost Efficient
be patient
BE PATIENT!
  • Healing of the body does indeed take time. Pain being relieved after one treatment does not mean the injury is properly healed.
interested
Interested?
  • Call 732-865-0015 for your next appointment!
  • Walk-ins welcome!
  • See You Soon!
bibliography
Bibliography
  • https://www.acatoday.org
  • http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/chiropractic.html
  • http://www.takingcharge.csh.umn.edu/explore-healing-practices/chiropractic
  • http://www.spine-health.com/
  • http://www.palmer.edu/