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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 of a solid bone mass which faces front and protects the discs which in turn protect the nerves inside. When
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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 make the process much easier. It’s not a bad thing to be concerned, however. As a future mother, you certainly
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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 blood; while it’s possible to live without one, being without a functional spleen results in a greatly weakened immune system.
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Seasonal allergies are the worst. All you want to do is enjoy the beautiful spring weather, and you’re stuck with itchy, watery eyes, stuffy nose, headache, difficulty breathing…it feels like you’ve got the flu all the time. Nobody likes to spend hundreds of dollars on medication just to control symptoms that occur a couple times a year, either. What if there was a safe, non-invasive way to control your allergies without the need to put
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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 and intercostal muscles of the lower back and abdomen. Problems with the T7 cause issues ranging from digestive problems to
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