Link Found Between Chiropractic Adjustments & Brain Function

Prefrontal cortex (left) - lateral view

 

Scientists from Aalborg University Hospital in Denmark resently completed their award-winning study and found that Chiropractic adjustments not only provide back, joint and general pain relief but also have demonstrably favorable effects on the prefrontal cortex of the brain. The prefrontal cortex has been linked to personality, complex mental planning, decision making and social behavior moderation.  The benefits of Chiropractic care are truely limitless.

Ref: Dina Lelic, Imran Khan Niazi, Kelly Holt, Mads Jochumsen, Kim Dremstrup, Paul Yielder, Bernadette Murphy, Asbjørn M. Drewes and Heidi Haavik ‘Manipulation of dysfunctional spinal joints affects sensorimotor integration in the pre-fontal cortex: A brain source localization study’ Neural Plasticity; in press.  Full Study

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