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For Bad Backs, It May Be Time to Rethink Biases About Chiropractors

Spinal manipulation or physical therapy such as heat and stretches (above) seem as effective as traditional approaches to help lower back pain. 

About two of every three people… 806 more words

ALTERNATIVE MEDICINE

10 Interesting Facts About Chiropractic

Therapeutic spinal manipulation has existed for at least 2500 years and chiropractic care as we know it today began over a hundred years ago. Since that time, it’s gained recognition worldwide as an effective form of medical care. 1,410 more words

Biological Medicine

Chiropractic IS Effective, Cost-Effective, and Safe

Bishop, et al. (2010) The Chiropractic Hospital-based Interventions Research Outcomes (CHIRO) Study: a randomized controlled trial on the effectiveness of clinical practice guidelines in the medical and chiropractic management of patients with acute mechanical low back pain. 64 more words

General Health & Wellness

How do you deal with body pain?

Had this annoying backache for the longest time since the day we went to snoop around the huge trampoline park.

Guessing it was just a normal sprain, I didn’t get it treated, much like a stubborn old lady. 1,018 more words

Reviews

Audible Popping During Spinal Manipulation: Plausible Mechanisms and Clinical Relevance

The mechanisms and clinical relevance of the audible popping or cracking sounds during high-velocity low-amplitude (HVLA) thrust manipulations of the spine or extremity joints are still not well understood. 2,508 more words

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