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Fort Mill SC Chiropractor – Dr. David Hall

belly 2473 1920Gain The Weight, Gain The Spinal Pain..

Date: February 10, 2020 | Time: 7:34pm

A recent Norway study indicates that in both men and women obesity is strongly associated with chronic low back pain. The increased weight of being obese wreaks havoc on the spinal tissues that are placed under constant and increased stress due to the additional weight. Fortunately, most obesity is treatable and with loss of the additional weight, many experience significant improvements in their back pain complaints, not to mention the improvement or reversal of many other related health conditions. Fortunately,.... <view entire article>

sleep 835468 1920Improve Motion Naturally..

Date: January 29, 2020 | Time: 7:33pm

New research again confirms the motion benefits of chiropractic care. In a recent study, researchers found that chiropractic manipulation of the cervical spine (neck) resulted in an increased motion and improved performance of the cervical spine. These improvements were recorded after just one cervical adjustment. So how does all this work? Chiropractic manipulations / adjustments not only introduce motion into the joints, they positively stimulate the nervous system related to those joints. This gentle and skillfully applied motion, whether through.... <view entire article>

headache 1540220 1920Prescription Drug Overdoses Increase..

Date: January 13, 2020 | Time: 7:32pm

According to a newly released report in the American Journal of Preventative Medicine, the number of Americans ending up in the hospital due to overdoses from prescribed painkillers, sedatives and tranquilizers is rising steeply. In just 8 years, 1999 to 2006, hospital admissions from prescription drug overdoses increased an alarming 65 percent from 43,000 to 71,000. Another stunning statistic - Unintentional prescription drug overdoses surpassed motor vehicle crashes as the leading cause of unintentional injury death in 2005 for those.... <view entire article>

progress 1807543 1920Spinal Surgery Costs Surge..

Date: January 1, 2020 | Time: 7:30pm

Older patients with lower back pain are increasingly getting more complex and costlier spinal fusion surgeries, resulting in higher rates of life-threatening complications and increasing costs for the healthcare system, U.S. researchers said on Tuesday. A study of records from the federal Medicare program for the elderly and disabled between 2002 and 2007 revealed a 15-fold increase in the rate of complex surgeries to treat spinal stenosis - a common condition in the elderly in which the spinal canal narrows,.... <view entire article>

massage 389716 1920Manipulation Also Effective For Shoulder Problems..

Date: December 18, 2019 | Time: 6:18am

It's no secret chiropractic care works wonders for many suffering from back, neck and spinal related problems. However, many are unaware that chiropractic care also provides excellent results in a number of non-spinal related conditions including those related to the extremities. Manipulative treatments chiropractors often apply to the spine are similarly used by chiropractors on the joints of the extremities including the hip, knee, ankle, foot, hand, wrist, elbow and shoulder joints. Manipulation of these joints involves a safe, controlled.... <view entire article>

approved 1966719 1280Study Expert Validates Chiropractic Standard of Care..

Date: December 5, 2019 | Time: 5:15am

"The most recent research (Neck Pain Task Force Report of the Bone and Joint Decade 2000-2010, a study sanctioned by the United Nations and the World Health Organization) indicates neck manipulation is a safe and effective form of health care," according to Matt Pagano, DC, chiropractic profession spokesperson. Respected researcher and epidemiologist J. David Cassidy, DC, PhD, DrMedSc, testified as a key witness last week at the hearings on informed consent before the Connecticut Board of Chiropractic Examiners in Hartford, Conn..... <view entire article>

chairs 1814602 1920College Students At Risk For Back Pain..

Date: November 19, 2019 | Time: 5:09am

A recent survey involving 963 college students indicates the college lifestyle is strongly associated with back pain. Of those surveyed, 38 percent or almost 4 in 10 students reported having suffered from back pain within the previous school year. Interestingly, the strongest associations with back pain in college students were the students either feeling chronically fatigued or being in an emotionally abusive relationship. Thus, survey findings indicated psychosocial factors were highly associated with a student's likelihood of suffering from back.... <view entire article>

checklist 1622517 1920Patients in Medicare Demonstration Project Give Chiropractors High Marks..

Date: November 5, 2019 | Time: 7:07pm

According to long-awaited results from a congressionally mandated pilot project testing the feasibility of expanding chiropractic services in the Medicare program, patients have a high rate of satisfaction with the care they receive from doctors of chiropractic. When asked to rate their satisfaction on a 10-point scale, 87 percent of patients in the study gave their doctor of chiropractic a level of 8 or higher. What's more, 56 percent of those patients rated their chiropractor with a perfect 10. Contributing to that.... <view entire article>

cigarettes 83571 1920Puffing Your Way To Low Back Pain..

Date: October 22, 2019 | Time: 7:05pm

With low back pain affecting 8 in 10 adults, Finnish researchers recently set out to examine existing research and determine if smoking really was associated with an increase in low back pain. The researchers reviewed more than 80 studies from around the world conducted between 1966 and 2009. While they were unable to clearly say that smoking leads to low back pain, they did find that smokers are at a 31 percent increased risk for low back pain as compared.... <view entire article>

forest 1366345 1920Chiropractic Care Helpful For Dizziness, Neck Pain and Balance..

Date: October 10, 2019 | Time: 4:25am

New research suggests chiropractic care may provide benefits to a number of those suffering from dizziness and balance related problems in addition to neck pain. Dizziness and balance problems can often originate in the cervical (neck) region. Through specific, safe and skillfully applied chiropractic adjustments, treating the cervical region may clear up reported dizziness and balance problems. In the study, researchers found "clinically meaningful change" in subjects who initially reported suffering from dizziness, neck pain and balance problems, and, who.... <view entire article>