We all understand that the brain controls every function in our body. Every organ, muscle and tissue has a connection with the brain by through the nervous system.
The upper cervical spine is a complex anatomical structure. In this section, we are interested in the Atlanto-Occipital joint and Atlanto-Axial joint. Let’s look at each bone segment individually.
A vertebral misalignment or chiropractic subluxation is when one vertebrae in the moves out of it’s designed placement and creates dysfunction to the joint and associated structures.