Tag Archives: chiropractic

News Flash: Chiropractic Saves You Money

A large study by Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Ten­nessee showed that patients who saw a chi­ro­prac­tor for low back pain saved 40% as com­pared to those who saw a med­ical doc­tor first. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Chronic Pain Shrinks Your Brain

An impor­tant arti­cle by Craig Roberts, DC cov­ers the neg­a­tive effects on the brain of liv­ing with chron­ic pain and the ben­e­fits of chi­ro­prac­tic spinal manip­u­la­tion to con­trol long-last­ing spinal pain. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Keep Your Brain as Sharp as a Samurai Sword

Pro­pri­o­cep­tion is the sub­strate of cog­ni­tion. Haven’t a clue what I’m talk­ing about? This arti­cle will enlight­en you. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Headache Facts You Need to Know

Researchers are try­ing to devel­op cat­e­gories and sub-cat­e­gories of headache in order to bet­ter under­stand the headache phe­nom­e­non. But most peo­ple with headaches share a few fac­tors in com­mon. Work on those com­mon fac­tors are see how effec­tive­ly you can wipe out your headache Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Low Back Pain, Section 1

Here’s what I wish each of my patients — and all low back pain patients every­where — under­stood about low back pain. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Sickness Cartel — Part 2

A doc­tor of chi­ro­prac­tic responds to an arti­cle about the “sick­ness car­tel” — the alliance of drug com­pa­nies, insur­ance com­pa­nies, hos­pi­tal systems,and med­ical orga­ni­za­tions who have a vest­ed inter­est in keep­ing you in fear of sick­ness. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Sickness Cartel Shows No Signs of Slowing

If you’re try­ing to be healthy (and who isn’t?) you need to be aware of the alliance of large drug com­pa­nies, insur­ance com­pa­nies, hos­pi­tal sys­tems, med­ical orga­ni­za­tions, and large food pro­duc­ers that prof­it from sick­ness. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Palpation — The Forgotten Tool of Medical Diagnosis

Pal­pa­tion is an under-appre­ci­at­ed aspect of med­ical diag­no­sis. Few med­ical doc­tors take the time to mas­ter it. But the art of pal­pa­tion is alive and well in the world of chi­ro­prac­tic. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Health Secret All Doctors Depend On But (shhhh!) Few Talk About

If you’re sick or in pain, you prob­a­bly want to know why. But no mat­ter how ill you are, the over­whelm­ing major­i­ty of your phys­i­o­log­i­cal func­tions keep hum­ming along smooth­ly. You can’t under­stand why you’re sick with­out first giv­ing some respect to the process­es that keep you almost per­fect­ly well. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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The New Science of Whiplash

Whiplash is for real. Sci­ence proves that peo­ple expe­ri­ence back pain, neck pain and headache months and years after an acci­dent. What’s the best treat­ment approach? Con­tin­ue read­ing

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