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T9 vertebra

Vertebrae of the Week: T9 Vertebra

Your T9 vertebra is the ninth thoracic vertebra, meaning that it’s part of the region of your spine that’s aligned with your chest and connect to your rib cage. These vertebrae, 12 in total, support your ribs and upper body, and protect some of the most important nerves in your body. The T9 is comprised […]

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Chiropractic Care and Your Pregnancy

There are a lot of myths about chiropractic care and pregnancy going around. A lot of folks claim that it’s bad for the baby or somehow dangerous. In truth, chiropractic is a very safe and non-invasive way to control the back pain you suffer from pregnancy and it can actually ease your overall pregnancy and […]

T8 Vertebra

Vertebrae of the Week: T8 Vertebra

The nerve bundle protected by the foramen in the T8 vertebra directly impacts your spleen. When you experience a subluxation in this area, it can directly lead to lowered resistance to degenerative conditions and diseases of a wide variety. Your spleen is an essential organ in your body whose job it is to filter your […]

T7 Vertebra

Vertebrae of the Week: T7 Vertebra

Larger than your T6 vertebra, the T7 houses the nerve which provides messages between your brain, your pancreas, your spleen and your duodenum. It’s a strong central vertebra, and connects directly to the ribcage. It’s a part of the nerve bundle that is commonly referred to as the lower thoracic nerves, which supply your skin […]

T6 vertebra

Vertebrae of the Week: Vertebra T6

Your T6 vertebra protects the nerve root that allows your brain to communicate with your stomach. As you can imagine, this has far reaching effects on the rest of your body, and while it’s protected by the ribcage, it can still be subject to stenosis, injury or degeneration, resulting in localized weakness or sensations of […]

Wellness center Woodbridge VA

Why Chiropractic Care is Vital for Overall Wellness

If you’re at all into exploring modern healthcare, you’ve probably heard the term “Wellness” thrown around a lot. Holistic and whole-body approaches to healthcare and well-being are becoming more and more popular these days as people seek to avoid intrusive medical procedures and just live a healthier lifestyle overall. In this exploration, people are beginning […]

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