Archive for the ‘Chiropractic’ Category

Chiropractic Plays Role In Helping U.S. Men’s Olympic Water Polo Team Win Silver Medal

Wednesday, June 10th, 2009

An article appearing on the Market Watch on October 2, 2008 by the Foundation for Chiropractic Progress highlighted the role chiropractic played in helping the US water polo team bring home a silver medal. The US team were underdogs and attribute much of their success to chiropractic. Dr. Terry Schroeder is the coach of the … Continue reading

Man With Bipolar Disorder And Anxiety Attacks Responds To Chiropractic Care

Wednesday, November 5th, 2008

The October 20, 2008 issue of the Journal of Vertebral Subluxation Research reports on a case study of a 52 year-old man with Bipolar Disorder and depression who showed measurable, significant improvement after getting under chiropractic care. When this patient was examined by the chiropractor, he reported achy low back pain and mild diffuse pain … Continue reading

Infertility Resolved In Woman Under Chiropractic Care

Monday, October 6th, 2008

The August 6, 2008 issue of the Journal of Vertebral Subluxation Research reports that a 23 year-old woman under chiropractic care to improve her overall health experienced the resolution of her infertility problem after a short course of chiropractic care. Infertility is defined as the inability to become pregnant after trying for a period of … Continue reading

Chronic Back Pain Impairs Decision Making

Monday, September 8th, 2008

Scientific evidence supports the hypothesis that chronic pain impairs an individual’s decision-making capability. As part of one study, investigators compared 26 healthy people with 26 patients with chronic back pain (CBP) and 12 patients with a condition called chronic complex regional pain syndrome (CRPS). CRPS is a chronic nerve disorder typically afflicting the arms or … Continue reading

Treating Back Pain Less Costly With Chiropractic Care

Monday, September 8th, 2008

The study comes from American Specialty Health Plans Inc. of San Diego. The company provides employers with health insurance coverage for complementary medicine, including chiropractic care and acupuncture. The company compared four years of back pain claims from two groups: 700,000 health plan members with chiropractic care coverage and 1 million members with the same … Continue reading

Chronic Migraine Patient Improves With Chiropractic Care

Tuesday, August 26th, 2008

The August 3, 2003 issue of the Journal of Vertebral Subluxation Research reports that a patient suffering from chronic migraine headaches for a number of years responded very favorably to chiropractic care. The case study involved a professional ice skater who experienced a concussion after falling and hitting her head on the ice. Before the … Continue reading