Current Newsletter Articles :: January 2015

Improvement in Quality of Life with Multiple Sclerosis from Chiropractic Care

From the Annals of Vertebral Subluxation Research on December 11, 2014, comes a research case study documenting the improvement in the quality of life of a woman with Multiple Sclerosis (MS). The study reported on both the functional and symptomatic improvement noticed by this MS patient. The study authors begin by explaining that, "Multiple...Read More

Violent Outbursts Reduced in a 10-Year-Old Boy with Chiropractic Care

In the November 2014 issue of the Journal of Clinical Chiropractic Pediatrics is a case report documenting behavioral improvement in a boy after chiropractic care. The authors note that although there have been numerous studies on children who were diagnosed with a variety of conditions that are associated with behavioral issues, this is the only study...Read More

Resolution of Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Following Chiropractic Care

Published on December 15, 2014, in the Annals of Vertebral Subluxation Research is a case study documenting the resolution of bilateral Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS) following chiropractic care. The study authors note that CTS occurs in about 1 to 5% of the general population and as high as 14.5% among specific occupational groups. The authors...Read More

Resolution of Chronic Cervicogenic Headaches with Chiropractic

In the Journal of Pediatric, Maternal & Family Health is a study published on December 12, 2014, describing the case of a boy who was suffering with chronic headaches being helped by chiropractic care. The authors begin by clarifying that in order for headaches to be classified as chronic they must occur for a duration of more than 15 days per month, and...Read More

Injury Risk with Chiropractic 76% Lower Compared to Primary Care Physicians - Study Shows

A study published in the medical journal Spine on Dec. 9, 2014, showed that among Medicare beneficiaries, a visit to the chiropractor was much safer than a visit to the primary care physician. A second study published by Hindawi Publishing on Dec. 25, 2014, showed that there was no evidence of injury after chiropractic adjustments. In the study...Read More

The Medical Monopoly: Protecting Consumers or Limiting Competition?

"The Medical Monopoly: Protecting Consumers or Limiting Competition?" is the title of a CATO Institute policy analysis paper issued on December 15, 2014. As the title suggests, the paper reports on how healthcare has been governed by a monopoly which has caused an increase in cost and a drop in quality. The paper, by Sue A. Blevins, a writer...Read More