At last, many top healthcare organizations are taking a stand against the prescription of opioids for treating back pain. The American Pain Society, Harvard Health, and the American College of Physicians have all recommended that people suffering from back pain seek conservative care options, such as Chiropractic, before taking any medications. What’s more, their stance is supported by decades of research that showcases the effectiveness of Chiropractic techniques – adjustments, rehabilitation, and soft tissue work – for relieving pain without the dangers and risks of drugs.
Bottom Line: You probably don’t think too much about the force of gravity on your body as you’re walking around each day. It’s just something we all live with, but have you ever paused to consider how gravity is putting stress on your body’s bones, joints and nervous system throughout every minute of every day? After all, gravity keeps our feet on the ground, literally, by pulling our bodies towards the center of the earth. (more…)
Bottom Line: In a world of dangerous medications, risky surgeries, and the costs of healthcare being the #1 cause of personal bankruptcy, doing what you can to get well soon and stay well for as long as you can is – what can we say – simply genius. Many of the most respected healthcare organizations in the world recommend Chiropractic care as the best natural way to stay pain-free, and recent research from the top tier research journal SPINE has proven Chiropractic has statistically and clinically significant benefits (which is research-talk for Chiropractic care helps people). (more…)
Bottom Line: A recent scientific study demonstrated that 73% of people with acute low back pain who used both standard medical care and Chiropractic care together experienced either significant improvement or complete relief vs. 17% of people who relied on standard medical care alone. That’s remarkable. This discovery might signify the beginning of a new trend where science primarily focuses on how to help people get well and stay well naturally. We might soon discover a wide range of possible health concerns that people could find significant improvement or complete relief from by adding natural methods like Chiropractic care to their standard medical treatment plan. (more…)