Current Newsletter Articles :: June 2018

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Neck Pain and Numbness Resolved Under Chiropractic Care

On May 3, 2018, the Journal of Upper Cervical Chiropractic Research published a case study documenting the resolution of neck pain and hand numbness in a patient undergoing chiropractic care. According to the study authors, neck pain is one of the more common pain conditions in the general population. Estimates show that at any given time, nearly. . . Read More
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Improvement in Behavior, Communication & Sociability in a Child with Autism Following Chiropractic

The Journal of Pediatric, Maternal & Family Health published the results of a case study on May 16, 2018, documenting the improvement in many autism related symptoms following chiropractic care. The study begins by noting, "Autism and Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) is a developmental disability that has the potential to cause significant social,. . . Read More
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Urinary Incontinence Resolved with Chiropractic

The Journal of Pediatric, Maternal & Family Health released the results of a study on May 21, 2018, documenting the case of a pregnant woman who was unable to control her bladder being helped by chiropractic. Urinary incontinence (UI) is defined by most authorities as a leakage of urine. The Mayo Clinic internal medicine concise textbook lists four. . . Read More
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Study Showed Dizziness and Neck Pain Helped by Chiropractic

The results of a randomized controlled study, which included sham procedures, was published in the May 2018 edition of the journal Chiropractic & Manual Therapies. The study showed that subjects with non-specific dizziness and neck pain were helped by chiropractic. The study begins by pointing out that neck pain and dizziness are common. . . Read More
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Study of Active Military Personnel Showed Addition of Chiropractic to Standard Medical Care Superior to Just Medical Care for

A large study published on May 18, 2018, in the JAMA Network Open under Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation showed that adding chiropractic to standard medical care gave superior results for lower back pain than just standard medical care among active U.S. military personnel. The study begins by noting the prevalence of lower back pain in the. . . Read More
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Opioids Are Now Responsible for 1 in 5 Deaths Among Young Adults

Above is the title of a June 2, 2018, article in Time magazine. The article reports on a new study published on June 1st, 2018, by the JAMA Network Open, showing that between 2001 and 2016, the number of opioid-related deaths in the United States increased by 345%. The Time's article begins with some sobering statistics, "In 2016, one in 65. . . Read More