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Fort Mill SC Chiropractor – Dr. David Hall

abstract 1851178 1920Probiotics May Reduce Postpartum Obesity..

Date: April 9, 2019 | Time: 4:05am

Most moms know the difficulty of returning to their pre-pregnancy weight after giving birth. A new study indicates that simply adding a probiotics supplement containing Lactobacillus and Bifidobacterium starting in the first trimester could help. Probiotics are beneficial live bacteria and yeasts that assist our bodies in converting sugars and carbohydrates into lactic acid as well as lower the overall pH making it difficult for "bad" microorganisms to survive. In other words, they're the super heros in our guts fighting.... <view entire article>

medications 342462 1920Choose Your Multivitamins Carefully..

Date: March 27, 2019 | Time: 4:03am

How do you choose to purchase your vitamins and other supplements? Does convenience and price dictate what vitamin brands end up on your countertop? A recent report released by contains some alarming news about the safety and accuracy of multivitamins available for purchase at your local nutrition / grocery stores. What they found is that more than 30 percent of the multivitamins tested contained too much or too little of certain ingredients as listed on the label and/or were.... <view entire article>

electrocardiogram 165962 1920Chiropractic Effective For Myofascial Pain Syndrome & Trigger Points..

Date: March 12, 2019 | Time: 4:02am

A recent review of research was performed to identify the effectiveness of various treatments for the relief of Myofascial pain syndrome and myofascial trigger points. Myofascial pain syndrome is a chronic form of muscle pain characterized by sensitive points in the muscles called myofascial trigger points. These trigger points in the muscles can be painful when touched and the pain can spread throughout the affected muscle as well as radiate down the extremities. In this study, 112 articles were found.... <view entire article>

baby feet 847204 1920Increasing Number of Children Receive Pediatric Chiropractic Care..

Date: February 28, 2019 | Time: 4:01am

A growing number of parents are adding pediatric chiropractic care as an integrative component of their children's health care regimen. Survey data indicates that the percentage of chiropractic patients under 17 years of age has increased at least 8.5 percent since 1991, says the American Chiropractic Association. Further, a recent Centers for Disease Control and Prevention study indicated that nearly 3 percent of children in the United States were treated with chiropractic or osteopathic manipulation in 2007, making it the most.... <view entire article>

desk 312595 1280Predicting Back Pain Recurrence Difficult..

Date: February 13, 2019 | Time: 4:00am

New research indicates that approximately one in four individuals suffering and recovering from acute (occurring suddenly) low back pain will have another episode of low back pain within the subsequent 12 months. Worse yet, predicting which individuals will likely have a recurrence is extremely difficult. This is why most chiropractic experts recommend not only getting yourself immediately checked out when back pain arises, but additionally recommend periodic spinal checkups to ensure your spine remains healthy, ultimately reducing the risk of.... <view entire article>

syringe 1884758 1920Spinal Injections Unsupported For The Treatment Of Back Pain..

Date: January 31, 2019 | Time: 3:59am

A new study published in the prestigious international medical journal Spine indicates that spinal injection therapy used to treat subacute and chronic low back pain has questionable effectiveness and lacks research evidence. Researchers reviewed 18 previously conducted trials on spinal injections to the epidural area, joints of the spine as well as injections into the spinal muscles. Injections consisted of a variety of drugs including corticosteroids and local anesthetics. Authors of the study stated, "Overall, the results indicated that there.... <view entire article>

shield 1264826 1920No Pain Don't Mean No Damage..

Date: January 16, 2019 | Time: 3:57am

A recent study found patients with identified spinal facet arthritis on a computed tomography (CT) scan - arthritis within the joints between the vertebrae of the spine - had no association to low back pain (LBP). In other words, those with visible arthritis of spine were no more likely to be suffering from back pain as compared with those who did not have visible arthritis of the spine. Arthritis is typically a product of wear and tear to a joint.... <view entire article>

figure 1691868 1920Chiropractic Care Effective In Managing Leg and Arm Pain..

Date: January 3, 2019 | Time: 3:56am

A recent study finds chiropractic care highly effective for patients suffering from lower back (lumbar) and neck (cervical) radiculopathy - pain, numbness and/or tingling extending down the arm(s) or leg(s) due to nerve irritation related to the spine. In this study consisting of 162 patients, each received chiropractic manipulation, neuromobilization and exercise stabilization. Of the 162 patients, 10 unresolved cases were referred for epidural steroid injections, 10 were referred for further medical medication management and 3 cases were referred to.... <view entire article>

neck 1728578 1920Neck Pain Needs Proper Care and Attention..

Date: December 18, 2018 | Time: 3:54am

Neck pain with or without arm pain is one of the most common reasons to visit a chiropractor. However, many avoid seeking care for some time or wait until their pain becomes unbearable, hoping somehow that the pain will simply disappear. While in some cases the pain and discomfort does in fact go away, in a great number of those cases, it eventually resurfaces. Fortunately, most cases of neck pain can be successfully managed in a safe, non-invasive way. Some.... <view entire article>

tape 403593 1920Motivation Key To Exercising..

Date: December 6, 2018 | Time: 3:53am

While many have specific reasons when starting an exercise program, the original reason behind initiating an exercise program may not be enough to sustain exercising long-term. New research indicates that similar to yo-yo dieting, many who start exercising have a difficult time sticking to exercising in a long-term fashion. For example, individuals who purchased home exercise equipment had a 73 percent increased likelihood they would start exercising as compared with those who did not. However, these same individuals were no.... <view entire article>