When someone is only interested in improving their health, they tend to give up during tough or inconvenient times. People who are only interested in their health are looking for short-term answers to long-term problems.
When you are committed to your health, you accept no excuses - only results. Commitment takes character, courage, and perseverance. When you are committed, you understand you are in it for the long haul and will do whatever it takes to succeed.
The reason Chiropractic families are among the healthiest in the world is their commitment to their health. You will find that as your nerve system begins to actively correct and your lifestyle habits improve that your commitment to your health will become the best investment in time and money you have or will ever have made. Your family's attitude and performance at school and work will improve immensely. In time, you and your family will get sick less often, if at all. You will begin seeing your medical doctor less and less and you will drastically reduce the amount of prescription and over the counter medications you are consuming.
MOST IMPORTANTLY, by committing to your health you are supporting the development of God-given life and preventing the development of severe illness, symptoms, and disease. This means not only a longer life, but a longer quality of life.
You are embarking on a journey of recovery. Our efforts for the next few months are to slowly restore your health. We do not truly know how bad things have gotten. Remember, life and health slip away slowly and quietly. By the time symptoms of poor health appear you have not had normal function or healing for many years.
To think, "if I have no symptoms of a disease then I do not have a disease" is one of the most dangerous errors in judgment you could ever make concerning your health. This type of thinking will, without argument, eventually shorten your life.
The following is a list from Merck's Manual of Medical Diagnosis. They are the most common diseases we face today and are all found present in the body