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Daily Archives: February 18, 2009

Upper Cervical Care Reduces Blood Pressure

By |February 18, 2009|Blood Pressure, Research, Spinal Manipulation|

Upper Cervical Care Reduces Blood Pressure

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Anatomical abnormalities of the cervical spine at the level of the Atlas vertebra are associated with relative ischaemia of the brainstem circulation and increased blood pressure (BP). Manual correction of this mal-alignment has been associated with reduced arterial pressure.

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Journal of Human Hypertension 2007 (May); 21 (5): 347–352

From Good Morning America