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Sleep Disorders

Are You Having Trouble Sleeping?

Sleep disorders are a significant challenge for many Americans, leading some to seek relief through over-the-counter drugs, prescription medications, or sleep aids.

 

However, an increasing number of individuals with sleep disorders are finding relief through upper cervical chiropractic care. Unlike traditional treatments, which may carry unpleasant or even harmful side effects, Upper cervical chiropractic care offers a natural and potentially safer alternative.

 

By addressing misalignments in the upper cervical spine, this approach aims to optimize nervous system function, potentially improving sleep quality and duration without the need for medication or invasive interventions.

Charlotte chiropractor helps chronic sleep disorders

Understanding Chronic Sleep Disorders

At least 40 million Americans grapple with chronic sleep disorders, while an additional 20 million encounter occasional sleep disturbances. Among the staggering 70 known sleep disorders, some of the most prevalent include:

  1. Insomnia: Characterized by difficulty falling asleep, staying asleep, or experiencing non-restorative sleep despite adequate opportunity for rest.

  2. Sleep Apnea: Marked by interruptions in breathing during sleep, often leading to fragmented sleep, excessive daytime sleepiness, and other health complications.

  3. Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS): Involves uncomfortable sensations in the legs, often accompanied by an irresistible urge to move them, particularly at night, which can disrupt sleep.

  4. Narcolepsy: A neurological disorder characterized by excessive daytime sleepiness, sudden and uncontrollable episodes of falling asleep, and disruptions in the sleep-wake cycle.

  5. Circadian Rhythm Disorders: Conditions where the body's internal clock is out of sync with the typical sleep-wake cycle, leading to difficulties in falling asleep or staying awake at desired times.

  6. Parasomnias: Include various abnormal behaviors or movements during sleep, such as sleepwalking, night terrors, or REM sleep behavior disorder.

 

These disorders can significantly impact overall health, well-being, and quality of life, underscoring the importance of proper diagnosis and treatment. Seeking guidance from healthcare professionals can help individuals manage their sleep disorders effectively and improve their sleep quality and overall health.

KCSC Procedure & Sleep Disorders

Neck and back injuries are known culprits for causing misalignments in the upper spine, disrupting the vital communication between the brain and the body. These misalignments can manifest as various sleep disorders, often leading to frustration among patients.

 

Unfortunately, traditional medical approaches may overlook or misdiagnose the underlying cause, leaving patients reliant on medications that merely mask the symptoms.

The KCSC Procedure offers a different path. By targeting the root cause of many sleep disorders—misalignments in the upper spine—it aims to restore normal brain-to-body communication. As a result, patients often experience lasting relief from their sleep disorder symptoms, without the need for unnecessary medications.

 

This approach not only addresses the symptoms but also promotes overall wellness by addressing the underlying issue, providing hope and relief for those struggling with sleep disorders.

chiropratic spinal thermography
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Cervical spine

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Charlotte chiropractor helps chronic sleep disorders

Dr. Arthur Plesa
Clinic Director
KCSC Procedure Founder

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