Diabetes is the fifth deadliest disease in the United States and a growing epidemic worldwide. Now, researchers are finding evidence that chiropractic adjustments might be able to make a valuable contribution to an overall program of wellness care to help diabetes sufferers.
A study published in the Journal of Vertebral Subluxation Research (JVSR;http://www.jvsr.com), focused on the positive response to chiropractic when used as part of an integrative treatment in the care of a patient with adult onset diabetes. The disease was diagnosed by a medical doctor.
Along with chiropractic care, the patient also received nutritional and exercise guidance.
The chiropractic care was directed toward correcting misalignments in the spine, called vertebral subluxations, which affect the relationship between the nervous system and organs.
After one month of being on the program, the patient’s glucose blood and urine levels had normalized and remained stable. His medical doctor, who monitored his…
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