Category Archives : Health Tips

Is Chiropractic safe for Older Adults

“Among Medicare beneficiaries aged 66-99 with an office visit risk for a neuromusculoskeletal problem, risk of injury to the head, neck or trunk within 7 days was 76% lower among subjects with a chiropractic office visit as compared to those who saw a primary care physician.” Risk of injury within 7 days of a chiropractic […]

Pregnancy and Chiropractic

Chiropractic is a great way to help with pregnancy back issues.   Go to our Pregnancy page for more general information about pregnancy and chiropractic. Here are 2 recent studies reviewing chiropractic and pregnancy. 70% improvement at 1 month, 85% at 3 months for pregnant patients with chiropractic care. from 1 study. Chiropractic and obstetric management reduced pain level […]

Chiropractic Research study – Lumbar disc herniations both chronic and acute 88% improved still after 1 year.

At 3 months, 90.5% of patients were “improved” with 88.0% “improved” at 1 year. Although acute patients improved faster by 3 months, 81.8% of chronic patients reported “improvement” with 89.2% “improved” at 1 year. Outcomes of Acute and Chronic Patients With Magnetic Resonance Imaging–Confirmed Symptomatic Lumbar Disc Herniations Receiving High-Velocity, Low-Amplitude, Spinal Manipulative Therapy: A […]

Study show Chiropractic gives chronic low back patients better movement over home exercise & high dose supervised exercise

Study from The Spine Journal shows chiropractic treatment gives better movement over exercise Chronic low back pain is a complicated subject.  Chiropractic has already been shown in studies to help with the pain.  This study is showing that chiropractic helps with the movement pattern.  More and more research is showing that the difficulty with chronic […]