Monday, December 29, 2008

NUCCA Chiropractic Treatment Reduces High Blood Pressure

High blood pressure afflicts over 73 millions Americans and kills over 50,000 people a year. For one in three people suffering from this condition, the traditional treatment is two pharmaceutical drugs combined. The cause of high blood pressure is not known, however, a recent study showed that specific type of chiropractic treatment can reduce high blood pressure by the same amount as the two pharmaceutical drugs. The type of chiropractic studied was called, NUCCA- National Upper Cervical Chiropractic Association.