You should always listen to your body. If something is off or something hurts, your body is most likely trying to tell you something. Sometimes the body can hurt and feel sore after a good workout routine, but if the pain becomes chronic, your body is most likely trying to tell you something is wrong. When it comes to the spine, one of the most important parts of the body, there are some signs and symptoms that can tell you you probably need to visit a chiropractor for a spinal adjustment.
There are many types of spinal injuries that can occur. Some spinal injuries are more serious than others, some require immediate attention such as surgery. Others, where it can actually be a wise decision to go for chiropractic care instead of forking over loads of cash and recovery time for a surgery. Of course, that all depends on the type of spinal injury you have.