The human body imitates nature's design in many ways. One in particular is the similarity between your spinal discs and a cut tree trunk. The rings of a tree tell its age. The rings of your discs tell HOW you've aged.
In this classic scene in The Wizard of Oz we find Dorothy, Toto, Tin Man and Scarecrow nervously walking through the forest on the lookout for the three terrible threats conjured up in their minds - lions and tigers and bears, oh my... In Chiropractic, the three big threats we warn patients about (the big three that cause Subluxations) are physical trauma, chemical trauma and auto-suggestion (thought) trauma. Toxins and tumbles and thoughts, oh my!
You are proud of your lawn. You make sure to water it, feed it on schedule and try to keep the neighborhood kids off it. However, you missed a few spots with the fertilizer spreader and now there are dull, brown patches where the grass was STARVED of potential growth energy. A similar situation can happen inside you.
What do you use to see with? If you said your eyes… you'd be wrong. What do you hear with? If you said ears… wrong again. You don't see or hear with your eyes or ears. Those are just end organs for collecting light and sound waves. To be able to actually see and hear you have to first interpret those waves with your nerves and brain (Nerve System).
It takes time, patience and precise effort to make a perfect souffle'. Mix the all the ingredients, pre-heat your oven and let them bake for the appropriate amount of time - at an EVEN TEMPERATURE. You wouldn't go back and forth turning the heat up, down, off and on again as it tries to rise. Consistency of environment is needed for a successful outcome. The same 'consistency of environment' is needed for a successful outcome in your Chiropractic care.
You don't become a soldier by playing Call of Duty®... and your favorite football team won't start you at quarterback just because you've mastered their offense in Madden Football®. The simulated world of video games is not a replacement for REAL WORLD experiences. So how can you expect an artificial shot to make you REALLY immune to the flu?
Given the choice to eat an organic apple vs. one blasted with toxic chemicals, you know which one you’d rather take a bite out of. There are natural, alternative ways to boost your immune system and protect yourself from the flu other than with the use of chemicals and toxins. Ask your Chiropractor what they are so you can keep your body ORGANIC this season.