What is meningeal decompression?

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Generic name: Chiropractic

Meningeal decompression is a chiropractic technique. Chiropractic is a profession that emphasizes diagnosis, treatment and prevention of mechanical disorders of the musculoskeletal system, especially the spine, under the hypothesis that these disorders affect general health via the nervous system.

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Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with meningeal decompression

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flare-ups 1

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1 patient evaluation for meningeal decompression

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Gender: F
Data Quality: 0 stars
Pain: Little
Fatigue: Little
Sleep: None
Stiffness: None
function: Most
external_stress: Most
Stickman: none
Description:F56y
FM:7y Dx
I have:
Fibromyalgia

See patina's full meningeal decompression history

May 23, 2009 (Started Apr 06, 2009)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Other)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome)
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    Major (for Anxious mood)
  • Effectiveness
    Major (for Brain fog)
  • side effects
    Mild (flare-ups)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: 3 other Daily
Advice & Tips: Stick to the treatment plan to completion
Cost: $200+ monthly
Side effects: flare-ups

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