What is Spinal traction?

What is Spinal traction?
A spinal traction can be performed mechanically or manually. The objective is to relieve pressure on the spine. It is a form of decompression therapy. It can be used to treat degenerative disc disease, sciatica, herniated discs, spinal stenosis, pinched nerves among many other conditions. 

Q: Is spinal traction safe?
A: Yes, when performed correctly by a licensed chiropractor 

Q: How does spinal traction work?
A: spinal traction or decompression works by creating negative pressure in the intervertebral disc, therefore increasing the intervertebral joint space.

Q: Does spinal traction work?
A: Yes, it is usually used for conditions such as degenerative disc disease, sciatica and herniated discs