Current Newsletter Articles :: September 2016

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Asthma Resolved and Medication Discontinued After Chiropractic

The Journal of Pediatric, Maternal & Family Health published a case study on September 5, 2016, documenting the case of a young patient suffering from asthma and headaches being helped by chiropractic. According to the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, "Asthma is a chronic lung disease that inflames and narrows the airways. Asthma. . .Read More
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FDA Warns Against Using Ovarian Cancer Screening Tests

The above headline comes from a September 7, 2016, article published on the medical informational website Medscape. The article, as well as several others in the news, stem from an FDA report released on September 8, 2016, titled, "Ovarian Cancer Screening Tests: Safety Communication - FDA Recommends Against Use." The FDA warning notes. . .Read More
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Woman with Vertigo Helped by Chiropractic

On August 25, 2016, a study was published in the Annals of Vertebral Subluxation Research documenting the case of a woman suffering from Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo being helped by chiropractic. The term vertigo is often interchanged with dizziness. However, Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo (BPPV) is more exactly described as a spinning. . .Read More
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Breathing and Strength Problems Improved in Multiple Sclerosis Patient with Chiropractic

A case study published in the Annals of Vertebral Subluxation Research on August 18, 2016, showed how chiropractic helped improve the quality of life for a patient with Multiple Sclerosis (MS) by showing improvement in breathing and muscle strength. The study begins by defining MS by saying, "Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a chronic, degenerative. . .Read More
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Improvement in Autistic Behaviors Following Chiropractic Care - A Case Series

In the August 11, 2016, issue of the Journal of Pediatric, Maternal & Family Health is a published case series showing chiropractic helping four children suffering from autistic behavioral symptoms. The authors of this study explain that the vegus nerve is a major controlling pathway for the parasympathetic nerve system. It is the parasympathetic. . .Read More
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America's Other Drug Problem: Too Many Prescriptions for Elderly

The headline above comes from an article published on September 4, 2016, in the Los Angeles Daily News. The article was originally produced on August 30, 2016, by Kaiser Health News, and highlights the over usage of prescription medication on seniors. The article begins with observations by Dominick Bailey, a clinical pharmacist specializing in. . .Read More