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Cervical Adjustments May Lower Blood Pressure

Patients with upper cervical (neck) joint dysfunction were studied to determine whether a cervical adjustment would lower their blood pressure. A total of 110 patients participated in two studies with 70 patients demonstrating signs of upper cervical subluxation/joint dysfunction. Patients receiving upper cervical adjustments had a significant decrease in systolic blood pressure compared to the control group.

Author: ChiroPlanet.com
Source: Journal of Manipulative and Physiologic Therapeutics. F