A report released by the University of Scranton’s Journal of Clinical Psychology, 62 percent of Americans make personal resolutions to improve themselves in some shape or form.
Interestingly enough, the most popular or common New Year’s resolution for the past two decades is dedicated to losing weight.
However, of those who promise to stay diligent and committed to their goals, only 8 percent will actually follow through.
Studies show that when it comes to getting in shape, people who are able to find groups of like-minded, equally motivated individuals is the best way to keep up with a weekly exercise routine.
Great personal and social support systems is shown to lead to increased accountability, self-esteem, and self-control.
Even more so, when such support systems comprise of medical professional, typical barriers that hinder weight loss are dramatically reduced.
Our Lithia Springs’ Chiropractors are specifically trained at helping patients become the healthiest versions of themselves through frequent examinations, regular adjustments, and recommendations that pertain to diet and exercise.
More importantly, Chiropractic techniques are conducive for weight loss because they do not carry the type of side effects associated with prescription pills, like increasing your appetite and/or slowing down your metabolism.
If you are looking to make a permanent change in your health and lifestyle, our team of licensed Lithia Springs Chiropractors are just what you need for a slimmed-down 2016.
Subluxations that develop your spine as a result of built up stress and excessive pressure, directly contribute to and influence weight gain.
The nerves that run throughout your spinal column act as information highways that connect your brain to the rest of your body.
When various misalignments develop over time, these communication pathways become hindered and the signals that control hunger and eating habits become erratic.
People who have subluxations also tend to suffer from chronic pain and/or decreased mobility, making it even more difficult to remain physically active.
Chiropractic Adjustments are able to resolve these concerns and provide an easier path toward losing weight.
There are thousands of studies that prove how proper nutrition is critical for sustaining long-term weight loss.
Incorporating healthy eating habits into your everyday routine is just one of the many ways your Chiropractor can help you loose weight.
By offering personal lifestyle recommendations dedicated to diet and exercise that are based on the unique characteristics of your body and genetic makeup, you can experience significant weight loss within a reasonable time frame.
Through the precise placement of acupuncture needles on specific points of your body, your practitioner can help trigger hormones like ghrelin and leptin, that support your ability to lose weight faster.