Dr Mitchell Shea Uses Natural Methods To Fight The Flu At Shea Chiropractic

Released on: December 12, 2007, 9:09 am

Press Release Author: Dr. Angelo Karakasis, D.C.

Industry: Healthcare

Press Release Summary: Chiropractic can be used to prevent the flu and strengthen
the immune system. Dr. Mitchell Shea offers an insight to why and how we can fight
the flu using all natural methods.

Press Release Body: According to the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious
Diseases, up to 50 million Americans will get the flu this year.

There are natural preventative measures that can increase your chances of escaping
this years flu season. Chiropractic care may be your answer to a clean bill of
health. Dr. Mitchell Shea, chiropractor and owner of Shea Chiropractic in
Cookeville, TN, can give your immune system a boost using all natural methods.
\"Chiropractic may be a superior alternative to traditional methods of fighting the
flu, like the flu vaccine. The reason being, it uses natural methods to strengthen
the immune system and allows the body to work more efficiently,\" said Dr. Shea.

A study shown in the Journal of Vertebral Subluxation Research in 1997 showed
chiropractic care to be effective in treating the flu. Over 2,800 individuals
received regular chiropractic care and the result was an average 15% decrease in the
incidence of colds and the flu.

According to the World Chiropractic Alliance, spinal adjustments can help your
immune system function better. An adjustment corrects what are called vertebral
subluxation\'s, which cause interference of the nervous system. When an adjustment is
performed, it releases pressure on the nerves and allows more efficient interaction
between your body\'s nervous system and immune system. When your immune system is
healthy it is better prepared to prevent or combat the flu.

According to Dr. Shea, preventing the flu is just one of the benefits his patients
have seen. They report less back and neck pain, fewer headaches, and more energy.
Since a large part of the population does not need the flu shot, natural
preventative methods should be a priority. Eating healthy foods, exercising, having
good hygiene, and having a healthy body are all important issues in combating the

If you would like to learn more about how chiropractic care can prevent the flu,
please contact your local chiropractor.

Web Site: http://www.garrettpainandrehab.com

Contact Details: Dr. Angelo Karakasis, D.C.
Garrett Pain & Rehab
32 Garrett Rd
Upper Darby, PA 19082

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