It’s common, especially for those of us who work in front of computers, to experience neck pain after a particularly demanding project. Similarly, we may feel shoulder pain when we empty a couple buckets of balls at a driving range. Awkward positioning, as can occur... Read More
Are you at risk of developing chronic low back pain from an injury? In a study published in The Spine Journal researchers from the Netherlands combined the results of three randomized, controlled trials of 628 workers on medical leave for low back pain. The trials drew from... Read More
Sports injuries used to be pretty much confined to youngsters and professional athletes. Nowadays, though, you never know who will show up at the chiropractor’s office suffering from some kind of sports or recreational injury. It could be a grandmother power walker as readily as... Read More
Up to 32% of women experience migraine headaches repeatedly throughout their lifetime. However, women may often find that the increased beta-endorphins during pregnancy help with the headache symptoms that they found painful before pregnancy. Taking medications is often not an option expecting mothers want to... Read More
Pain, more than any other symptom, brings people to chiropractic doctors. Indeed, pain is the chief complaint of at least eighty percent of first-time chiropractic patients. It may be a headache, backache, shoulder ache, or an ache or pain involving any area of the body,... Read More
No drawing or illustration can adequately represent the astounding complexity of the human nervous system. Nerves go everywhere, even into the most remote and far distant areas and cells of the body… a body so thoroughly saturated with nerves and twigs of nerves that if... Read More
A number of studies validating chiropractic have made their way into the scientific literature in recent years. Indeed, chiropractic treatment is becoming one of the most validated healing methods due to scientific studies tracking its effectiveness. Such studies are of particular interest to any one... Read More
Many chronic disease conditions arising from nutritional deficiencies do not respond to nutritional therapy alone. But when a patient gets chiropractic treatments and also follows a corrective nutritional regimen, results are often astounding. Here’s why:
Each of the body’s trillions of cells is a microscopic factory... Read More
Ruthlessly harsh acute pain is impossible to ignore. Most of us have known that vicious side of pain – pain so intense, reckless and unyielding it sends us immediately for professional help.
COMMON CHRONIC PAIN
But right now we’re focusing on common chronic pain. Typically, these pains... Read More
A recent study finds that low back pain care initiated with a doctor of chiropractic (DC) saves 40% on health care costs when compared with care initiated through a medical doctor (MD), the American Chiropractic Association(ACA) announced today. The study, featuring data from 85,000 Blue... Read More
Everyday, thousands of active people-adults as well as kids-suffer neuromusculoskeletal injuries that send them to the chiropractic doctor for care.
Though it’s quite a mouthful, neuromusculoskeletal injury translated into everyday English merely means injuries involving the nerves, muscles, bones, ligaments, and joints the kind of injuries... Read More
Health care news from Canada could scarcely be better for American chiropractors and the American public. A far-reaching international health care study funded by the Ontario Ministry of Health concluded that without a doubt chiropractic treatment of low back pain is more effective than other... Read More