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Garner Chiropractic & Wellness Center

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From Injury to prevention and wellness care... Our doctors are ready to assist you.

Chiropractic - Acupuncture - Laser - AquaMassage - Nutrition - Wellness - NonSurgical Decompression - Custom Orthotics, Shoes & Sandals - Exercise Rehab. - Columns Sleep System for Children - Trigger Point Therapy - Digital X-Ray 

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Chiropractic Adjustments & Coritsol Levels
 

A group of researchers in Australia recently found that chiropractic adjustments lead to a dramatic decrease in cortisol levels. Cortisol is a hormone produced in the adrenal glands in response to stress. With chronic stress, cortisol contributes to a weakened immune system, increased fat storage, fatigue, high blood pressure, and a whole host of undesirable side effects. Chronic stress has been implicated by health experts as an underlying factor in up to 90% of all doctor visits and can contribute to cardiovascular disease (atherosclerosis, heart attack, stroke), osteoporosis, asthma, diabetes, depression, ulcers, ulcerative colitis, and the progression of Alzheimer's disease.