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Why They Did It The authors of this paper wanted to find out the efficacy of medication, acupuncture, and spinal manipulation for long-term (chronic) conditions. How They Did It The study was a randomized clinical trial. The study took place at Townsville’s General Hospital...

chiropractic can help with disc herniations

Why They Did It There was a noted vacuum in the research literature in regards to how a low back disc herniation progresses, regresses, or simply exists through time. There were also no clear protocols or indications for when operations should be performed on...

treat sacroiliac pain with Chiropractic care

Why They Did It This study was all about chiropractic manipulation. Specifically, the authors wanted to know which treatment was more effective for sacroiliac joint syndrome. Was the more effective treatment lumbar manipulation or sacroiliac joint (SIJ) manipulation? How They Did It The study...

Chiropractic for migraines

Why They Did It The stated reasoning for this paper was to simply test how effective chiropractic adjustments are for common migraines. How They Did it This study was a randomized controlled trial period. It lasted six months. The trial included three stages, which...

Why They Did it There have been case reports, accusations, and insinuations over the years claiming a significant causal relationship between cervical manipulation and stroke. That relationship has never been able to be shown in years of research. For the purposes of this paper,...

Chiropractic manipulation is safe during pregnancy

Why They Did It With low back complaints being so prevalent in expectant mothers, the goal of this paper was to add chiropractic manipulation as a treatment option for pregnancy-related low back pain. Knowing that chiropractic manipulation is proven to be effective in low...

Why They Did It With periodic accusations as to the supposed relationship between stroke in chiropractic manipulation, researchers are consistently interested in further exploration and understanding on the topic. The authors of this paper wanted to compare stroke as a consequence of having had...

Chiropractic care can help with pregnancy related pain

Why They Did It The goal was to outline the chiropractic management of a prenatal patient experiencing lumbopelvic pain. How They Did It The paper is a simple case report. The patient was 35 years old and suffered from moderate to severe lumbopelvic pain...

Chiropractic is safe and effective for relieving back pain

In discussions about cervical manipulations and its likelihood (or unlikelihood) of causing a stroke, we run into several falsehoods. These falsehoods are mostly propagated by those in the medical field. However, research firmly backs Chiropractic’s record of safety and effectiveness. The following paper is...