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Curvesday Thursday: Multi-Faceted Treatment Plan May Alleivate Symptoms of Osteoarthritis

While there is currently no proven treatment to stop or slow the progression of osteoarthritis in the spine, there are treatments to alleviate the pain and other associated symptoms, and for most people the condition will not become debilitating. 1,244 more words

Chambers Health

Spinal Manipulations for Larger Patient (Video)

If you’re a physical therapist on the smaller side, the below video by Stacy Soappman, PT, DSc, COMT, FAAOMPT provides some strategies on performing spinal manipulations on patients larger than yourself. 38 more words

Clinical Skills

Better Ways to Manage Back Pain

25% of Americans have had back pain recently according to the National Institutes of Health.

If it’s a sprain or a strain, simple home remedies may alleviate the problem. 323 more words

Pain Management

Research Shows Chiropractic Care Effective (Part 2)

Continuing from Part 1 of our blog series entitled “Research Shows Chiropractic Care Effective“, perhaps the best evidence of care from a chiropractor being effective came from the… 102 more words


Why is an Adjustment Helpful?

First of all, why adjust a joint?
My principle answer is that we are mobilizing a joint that isn’t moving correctly.  This lack of movement could be from a variety of reasons however often occurs from tight muscles limiting the joint movement (or in a chicken or the egg situation, could a “stuck” joint cause muscle changes- yes!) 352 more words

Manual Therapy

Finding work and meeting ex-patients

The hardware she helped me select

Then noted a pain in her neck

I derived such enjoyment

At her place of employment

No charge for a three-minute check… 626 more words

Being A Doctor

Resolution of Chronic Dysphagia in a 73 Year Old Female Receiving Chiropractic Care

A Case Report

Chanelle Rhodes, BSc Chiro, M. Bentley, G. Link, P. Fong B Pharm, B Chiro

Annals of Vertebral Subluxation Research ~ March 19, 2015 ~ Pages 23-25… 182 more words