Chiropractic care allows the nervous system to function properly and is a safe, natural form of preventative care. Your spinal cord is protected by your spinal column, however, that is the very thing that can interfere with your nervous system. When misaligned, your body is at a disadvantage. Chiropractic care helps correct the subluxations, and allows your body to heal. Many different things can cause a reaction in your body, such as trauma, illness, stress, and even birth. The care and maintenance of your spine and nervous system is a necessary component of any natural approach to health care at any age.