Tag Archives: chiropractic

11 Issues You May Not Have Known Are Treatable with Chiropractic Care

Chiropractic care is most commonly associated with neck and back care. But did you know that there are at least 11 other issues treatable with chiropractic care? In addition, many patients seeking chiropractic care to treat musculoskeletal issues report secondary relief in a number of areas, including improved respiratory and digestive function, circulation, and vision. […]

4 Facts You Need to Know About Chiropractic Care

Chiropractic care has been proven to be effective when it comes to certain conditions in the musculoskeletal system. Because of its focus on holistic and natural healing, however, it has garnered a lot of negative press in the past few years. There are so many misconceptions about chiropractic care that people who could have benefited […]

The Epidemic of Back Pain

Expansive New Study Found Back Pain a Global Epidemic Back Pain Affects 10% of People Worldwide A new, extensive, multi-national study concluded that lower back pain associated with workplace factors accounts for a third of all work-related disability worldwide. Back pain was most common in Western Europe, followed in descending order by North Africa and […]

Disability Claims and Chiropractic Care

Over the past decade, chiropractic care has been increasingly recognized for its important role in health care and wellness. But it is still not recognized in all circumstances as a medical treatment per se. For example, when filing a claim for disability benefits, the Social Security Administration (SSA) requires applicants to provide medical documentation that […]

Chiropractors Can Expect Boon from Obamacare

Lost in the sturm und drang of the bipartisan fight over the new national health care legislation — the bulk of which is scheduled to be implemented in 2014 — is that individuals seeking chiropractic treatments may be among the big winners. The United States House of Representatives passed HR 3590 in 2010. Among the […]

The Paleo Diet Goes Back to Our Roots

Many chiropractors stress the importance of overall wellness in addition to the importance of maintaining musculoskeletal health. Wellness counseling can include advice on nutrition, employing strategies such as detoxification, exercise, weight loss, and diet. A diet gaining popularity in many wellness circles is called the Paleo Diet because it is based on a premise of […]

Chiropractic Care First Line of Defense against Back Pain

There was a time not that long ago when chiropractors were considered closer to snake oil salesmen than physicians by the mainstream medical community. A recent recommendation by the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) reflects the ever growing acknowledgement by doctors of the value of chiropractic care in overall wellness. JAMA now strongly […]