Current Newsletter Articles :: January 2017

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Fever Resolved in Child with Chiropractic Care

The Journal of Pediatric, Maternal & Family Health published a case study on December 22, 2016, documenting the case of a young boy with acute fever being resolved with chiropractic. Fever is triggered by an activation of the immune system as it fights things such as bacteria and viruses. The Mayo Clinic states,  A fever is a temporary increase. . .Read More
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Being Overweight Does not Affect Outcome of Back Treatments, But Being Obese Does

A study published on December 12, 2015, in the journal Chiropractic & Manual Therapies showed that being overweight or underweight does not have a significant effect on the outcome of various lower back pain treatments. However, being obese did have a negative impact on the results of care. The study begins by reporting that nearly 30% of the. . .Read More
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Infant Head Shape Deformity Improved Under Chiropractic According to Study

A cohort study published in the December 2016 issue of the Journal of Clinical Chiropractic Pediatrics showed that chiropractic care helped reduce the time for correction of head shape deformity in infants. Head shape deformity, called plagiocephaly, is described in the study as  ...an asymmetry in the shape of the skull.  Estimates as to. . .Read More
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Acquired Torticollis Resolved Under Chiropractic; A Case Study

The Journal of Clinical Chiropractic Pediatrics published a case study in their December 2016 issue documenting the resolution of a case of acquired torticollis in a baby. Torticollis, sometimes known as wry neck, is a condition where the head is tilted significantly downward and to one side. This is usually due to a pulling from the muscles of the. . .Read More
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Migraines, Chronic Sinus Congestion, and Teeth Grinding Helped with Chiropractic

A case study published in the December 2016 issue of the Journal of Clinical Chiropractic Pediatrics records the case of a young girl suffering from migraine headaches being helped by chiropractic care. In addition to migraines, the patient also received help with sinus congestion and the grinding of teeth. The study begins by reporting that migraine. . .Read More
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Scoliosis Helped with Chiropractic According to Study

A study published on December 12, 2016, in the Journal of Pediatric, Maternal & Family Health showed that chiropractic care had a positive affect for the correction of Idiopathic Scoliosis. According to this study,  Scoliosis is commonly defined as a lateral curvature of the spine greater than 10 degrees.   Adolescent idiopathic scoliosis. . .Read More