The Chiropractic Subluxation

If you have ever seen a chiropractor, chances are that you have heard the word ‘subluxation’, or that the chiropractor talked to you about ‘subluxated joints’. This isn’t a word that you’ll hear out on the playground, at work, or in the grocery store – unless people are discussing chiropractic, and it has a very specific meaning within chiropractic. So let’s unpack it a little, so that you understand exactly what it means and how it relates to your health. So what is a subluxation? The simplest explanation for the term ‘subluxated’ or ‘subluxation’ is to describe a joint that is not moving optimally. Most joints in the human body are designed for movement. The degree of movement varies depending … Read More