Make an appointment to talk to chiropractic doctor about your high blood pressure. If left untreated, hypertension can lead to artery damage and narrowing, aneurysm , coronary artery disease, heart failure, stroke, dementia, kidney failure, and in some cases, death. While chiropractic manipulation alone may not be enough to lower your blood pressure out of the hypertension level, it can be an effective , method of treatment when combined with other forms of traditional and alternative medicine.
P.S. The Atlas (C-1) vertebra is named for the Atlas of Greek mythology because it supports the globe of the head (the skull).