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golf 787826 1920Chiropractic Spinal Manipulation Improves Golf Swing Performance..

Date: August 13, 2019 | Time: 4:20am

If you've ever golfed, you'll likely know the importance of a full golf swing. What if something as safe, natural and beneficial as a chiropractic care could improve that golf swing? Well, it appears findings from a new study show just that. For a growing number of athletes, chiropractic care has been the tool they've used to increase their overall performance in their particular sport, including golfers. In this most recent study, 43 golfers were assigned to one of two.... <view entire article>

girl 504315 1920Headaches/Neck Pain In Children..

Date: August 1, 2019 | Time: 4:18am

If your child is suffering from headaches and/or neck pain, chiropractic is a very viable, safe and natural treatment method. According to new research, joint dysfunction in the lower cervical spine (fixations and abnormal movement in the vertebrae making up the lower neck region) was significantly associated with neck pain and/or headaches in preadolescents. Chiropractors spend years learning spinal evaluation and have a number of highly skilled techniques to identify and care for spinal abnormalities including vertebral fixations and movement.... <view entire article>

adult 1868292 1920Is Your Back Pain Becoming A Pain?..

Date: July 18, 2019 | Time: 4:17am

If you've ever experienced back pain, and who really hasn't, you'll understand the following excerpt from a recent article published in the July/August 2009 AARP Health Newsletter ( "The first time I thought it was a quirk. The second time I thought it was a coincidence. The third time I would have sat up and taken notice - but I couldn't sit up. And the fourth time my back went out - leaving me supine for a week, except for when.... <view entire article>

cigarette 599485 1920Smoking Reduces Mobility In Upper Spine..

Date: July 3, 2019 | Time: 4:16am

A recent study published in the Journal of Chiropractic Medicine has found the motion between vertebrae of the upper spine area (thoracic spine) in smokers is significantly reduced as compared to that of non-smokers. Smooth full range of motion between the vertebrae that make up the spine is essential not only for optimal trunk movement, but also for providing nourishment to the joints of spine. As the spinal vertebrae lose their natural full range of motion and thus their nutrition,.... <view entire article>

surgery 1822458 1920Common Spine Surgery As Effective As No Surgery At All..

Date: June 20, 2019 | Time: 4:14am

Close to 40,000 costly spinal surgeries referred to as vertebroplasty are performed each year in the United States. However, shocking new research may change that number. Published in the prestigious The New England Journal of Medicine, a new study indicates that vertebroplasty is as effective as performing a fake surgery. Vertebroplasty is a surgical procedure where the surgeon injects a cement-like substance into a fractured vertebrae for the purpose of providing vertebral strength and reducing the associated pain. According to.... <view entire article>

human skeleton 163715 1280Chiropractic Spinal Manipulation Effective In The Elderly As Well..

Date: June 4, 2019 | Time: 4:13am

Although chiropractic care has helped countless millions of patients of all ages, research studies have been primarily focused on those under the age of 55 years of age. In a new study, researchers evaluated the success of chiropractic care versus conservative medical care on 240 adults with an average age of 63 years who were suffering from subacute and chronic low back pain. Results of six weeks of either chiropractic care or minimal conservative medical care were compared via study.... <view entire article>

blood pressure 1573037 1920How Well Does Your Doctor Understand Back Pain?..

Date: May 23, 2019 | Time: 4:12am

A newly published study indicates the knowledge most orthopedic surgeons and family physicians possess in managing simple low back pain (LBP) is far from stellar. The exact wording from the study abstract includes, "Both orthopaedic surgeons' and family physicians' knowledge of treating LBP is deficient." While our objective is not to bash the medical profession, we do want our patients and the general public to understand that the management of even simple back pain is often difficult. This is why.... <view entire article>

massage 486700 1920Consumer Reports Rates Chiropractic As #1..

Date: May 7, 2019 | Time: 4:11am

While most know and trust Consumer Reports for unbiased and truthful reports on products and services, those unfamiliar with the nonprofit organization should read the following (this statement can be found on the Consumer Reports website located at "No brand is more widely recognized and trusted...than Consumer Reports. Since 1936, [it]...has delivered thorough...consumer product recommendations, while maintaining a...reputation for objectivity and accuracy....In this age of public skepticism...[CR] has maintained its lofty status, a testimony to the organization's strict standards and.... <view entire article>

walking 1694137 1920Frequent Breaks and Position Changes Good For Your Back..

Date: April 24, 2019 | Time: 4:06am

New research confirms the obvious, stoop over and don't move much and you'll significantly increase your risk for lower back pain. In a newly released study, Hong Kong researchers evaluated workers at a school for severely handicapped individuals. Workers wore accelerometers attached to their trunks - devises that measure and track the degrees of trunk flexion. Researchers discovered those workers experiencing back pain were spending more time with their trunks in the same position as well as more time in.... <view entire article>

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>