Current Newsletter Articles :: May 2016

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Baby's Life Changed With Chiropractic

The Journal of Pediatric, Maternal & Family Health published a case study on April 14, 2016, documenting the case of a baby girl who was suffering with a variety of digestive and neurological problems being helped by chiropractic. The baby had been diagnosed medically with Sandifer syndrome since birth. The study reports that Sandifer syndrome is. . .Read More
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Scoliosis Helped by Chiropractic According to Study

The Journal of Physical Therapy Science released a study in their April 2016 issue that showed that chiropractic care can help reduce or correct scoliosis in young children. In their abstract, the study authors state,  The purpose of this study was to examine whether chiropractic techniques would reduce the curvature of idiopathic scoliosis,. . .Read More
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Resolution of Breastfeeding Difficulties With Chiropractic

A study published on April 25, 2016, in the Journal of Pediatric, Maternal & Family Health documented the case of an infant who was having difficulties with breastfeeding being helped with chiropractic care. The authors of this study begin by noting the seriousness of breastfeeding problems.  Breastfeeding difficulties in the newborn can have. . .Read More
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Medical Error - the Third Leading Cause of Death in the US

The title above comes from a May 3, 2016, paper published in the prestigious British Medical Journal. The study was also reported on by a number of news outlets and articles. According to study author Dr. Martin Makary, surgical director of the Johns Hopkins Multidisciplinary Pancreas Clinic and a professor of surgery at Johns Hopkins Medicine,. . .Read More
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Millions of Antibiotic Prescriptions Each Year are Unnecessary, Study Finds

The above headline comes from a May 3, 2016, article reported by CBS News. This article and several other on this subject were based on a new study released on May 3, 2016, in the Journal of the American Medical Association, (JAMA). The title of the JAMA study was,  Prevalence of Inappropriate Antibiotic Prescriptions Among US Ambulatory Care. . .Read More
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Paralyzed Dog Walks Again With Chiropractic

In what may be the first report of its kind published in a scientific journal, the Annals of Vertebral Subluxation Research published a study on May 2, 2016, about dog who was paralyzed in his rear legs being helped with chiropractic. Chiropractic on animals has been around for decades. Many chiropractors have incorporated caring for animals into. . .Read More