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Thursday, November 8th, 2018

Have you ever heard the term back alignment used when talking about visiting a chiropractor? What does the term mean exactly? It could mean that there are a bunch of bones stacked up like a Jenga game and that the chiropractor lines them all...

Friday, April 20th, 2018

This week, I want to continue with discussions on low back pain (LBP) because that is the topic that is on fire at the moment. The momentum low back pain has picked up recently is a once in a lifetime rebooting of an entire...

Why They Did It The goal of this paper was to try to find out what kind of reflex response is elicited from a spinal manipulation (chiropractic adjustment). How They Did It 10 men without any symptoms were used. 11 spinal manipulative treatments were...

Combined Chiropractic and Medical Approach

There has been more and more research surfacing lately regarding an INTEGRATED practice offering a COMBINED treatment protocol for musculoskeletal complaints. Meaning, if your neck hurts, rather than go to the traditional medical doctor and get pain killers, muscle relaxers, and/or anti-inflammatories that have...

This research goes a LONG WAY towards showing the cost-effectiveness and the overall effectiveness of manual therapy/spinal mobilization when compared to traditional medical treatment or physiotherapy/physical therapy alone. There is research out there that also shows extreme effectiveness through a combined, integrated approach in...

Last week’s blog had to do with the category Scientific Research Recommends Chiropractic Spinal Manipulation Low Back Pain. It focused on research abstracts having to do with the low back specifically. This week will be under the same category but will focus specifically on...