Chiropractic Boosts Immunity

​Many people are aware that chiropractic is an effective way to relieve a number pain conditions, but a growing body of research suggests it can also improve immunity. Previous studies have shown that spinal adjustments can affect specific immune responses in both healthy participants and back-pain patients. However there have been no major literature reviews of…

Case Study Highlights Chiropractic for ADHD

Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a common childhood condition with symptoms such as impulsivity, hyperactivity, inattentiveness, and distractibility. Treatment options are varied, including medication and complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) options. Chiropractic care has been suggested as one potential treatment for ADHD. There is some preliminary evidence to suggest that chiropractic care could have some positive effect on…

Chiropractic Patients Have Lower Medical Costs

Let’s face it: cost is an important factor when we’re considering our health-care options. We want quality care that works without racking up unnecessary medical bills. A growing body of research shows that chiropractic is both effective and less expensive than more invasive medical treatments. In a recent study, researchers analyzed the medical spending of over…

Headaches Might Be Caused by Neck Dysfunction

​Do you ever experience neck stiffness or pain with your headaches? Recent research suggests that neck and head pain are more related than you think. One study examined whether headaches and cervical spine impairment were linked in patients with head pain. Of the patients evaluated, 90% had cervicogenic headaches, or headaches linked to neck pain. Furthermore,…

Chiropractic Eases Infant Colic, Study Suggests

As if sleepless nights and endless crying weren’t enough, parents of infants with colic often endure a string of unsuccessful treatments and frustrating doctors visits as they struggle to fight the elusive condition. But new research offers hope to parents searching for natural treatment of infant colic: chiropractic therapies produced clinically and statistically significant reductions…