Monthly Archive:: December 2012

Exercise Reduces Risk of Back Pain in Pregnancy

Pregnant women who exercise are less likely to suffer from back pain compared to those who don’t, according to new research. A study Norway found that pregnant women who engaged in physical activity at least three times

Boy Gets Better Grades, Less Headaches with Chiropractic

Many parents of children suffering from headaches and neck pain have considered chiropractic treatments. Previous research has confirmed that chiropractic care is safe for children. In a recent study of European chiropractors, less than 1% of kids experienced side

Chiropractic Helps Arthritis Patients with Neck Pain

Atlantoaxial osteoarthritis is a condition causing severe neck pain and reduced range of motion. Some cases are degenerative, while others occur following trauma. Little research has been done concerning the diagnosis and treatment of this condition, although

Chiropractic Best Treatment for Athletes with Back Pain

Low-back pain is frequently the source of missed playing time and disability in athletes. While a wide-range of treatment options exist,  it can be difficult to discern which therapies will enable you to return to play as

Chiropractic Effective for Thumb Arthritis

Chiropractic treatments could improve symptoms in patients with thumb arthritis, according to new research. Thumb arthritis, also known as secondary carpometacarpal osteoarthritis or CMC OA, is the most common form of arthritis affecting the hands. As the

Video: Why You Shouldn’t Wait to Get Auto Injury Treatment

Immediately after an auto collision, it’s common for people to wait to get treatment. Most people think, “I’ll just wait to see how I feel next week.” This approach can be a mistake.   A number of scientific studies

Chiropractic Effective for Dizziness, Study Confirms

An estimated 11-28% of adults suffer from chronic dizziness —a never-ending feeling of spinning, unsteadiness, and disorientation. These symptoms are common in patients with headache, neck pain, and whiplash-associated disorders. Fortunately, a growing body of research suggests that

Exercise Boosts Bone Health in Women

It’s well-known that exercise can be protective against osteoporosis, and recent research helps to explain why. Women who engaged in regular physical activity showed signs of improved bone health, according to a recent study published in the