Tag Archives: America

Chiropractic Treatments Can Help Migraines

According to the American Migraine Foundation (AMF), 12 percent of Americans suffer from migraines. The impact of migraines on the American economy in terms of medical costs, lost work days, and decreased productivity is estimated to be $20 billion annually. Migraines aren’t simply bad headaches. They can be accompanied by visual disturbances, sensitivity to light […]

Obesity and the Relation to Lower Back Problems

The number of people suffering from lower back pain has nearly doubled since the 1990s, and recent studies have found that the rising obesity epidemic in the United States may be a contributing factor. Chronic lower back pain is the second most common disability in America, and more than 80% of all Americans will experience […]