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Link Between Spinal Arthritis and Bowel Disease

People who suffer from an inflammatory bowel disease, such as Crohn’s disease or ulcerative colitis, typically end up under the care of a gastroenterologist. But an inflamed bowel can result in symptoms not directly related to the

Researchers Try Using Stem Cells on Back Pain

Brand new medical research is being conducted using stem cells to treat low-back pain. Researchers are testing the safety and efficacy of harvesting and re-injecting a patient’s own bone marrow, which is rich in stem cells, into

Video: Chiropractic Best Option for Sports-related Back Pain

Up to 40% of athletes suffer from back pain, and many are forced to sit on the sidelines as a result of their disability.With dozens of treatment options available, you may wonder which will allow you to

Chiropractic Eases Patient’s Spinal Condition: A Case Study of Scheuermann’s Kyphosis

Scheuermann’s kyphosis, first identified in 1921, is a spinal condition involving at least three wedged adjacent vertebrae of 58 curvature or more. The typical age of onset is between 8 and 16 years; it is estimated that

Manual Therapy Eases Low-Back Pain in Active Military Personnel

Low-back pain is a common ailment among active duty military personnel. Their bodies are under constant strain, and their musculoskeletal systems are given little time to recuperate during the ongoing stress of active duty. Much time and

More Kids Turning to Chiropractic for Relief of Chronic Conditions, Survey Finds

Many parents of children with chronic-health conditions struggle to help their child manage ongoing pain and symptoms. They also worry about the potential effects certain medical treatments and drugs can have on their child’s health. That could

Chiropractic helps patients recover from failed back-pain surgery

Up to 40% of patients who undergo back-pain surgery fail to improve after the initial operation.1 Unfortunately, many of these patients will go on to have second or third operations in attempts to correct the shortcomings of

Chiropractic safe for kids, study finds

A new survey of European chiropractors confirmed that chiropractic is safe for kids. Less than 1% of children experienced side effects from chiropractic treatments, and they were all mild. No serious side effects were reported. The survey included