Chiropractic Is Safe, Study Shows

Chiropractic care has successfully relieved patients of spinal pain for over a hundred years, and a new study shows that chiropractic is not only effective, it’s safe. Study Examines Safety of Chiropractic Earlier research has examined the safety of chiropractic, but no studies had used sham or placebo interventions to assess the relative safety of…

Is one type of spinal pain more debilitating than the next?

Two Is Not Better Than One Suffering from a combination of neck pain and sciatica may prove more debilitating than back pain alone. Although previous research has examined the economic impact of back and neck pain on employees, most studies have evaluated each condition separately. To assess the combined impact of multi-site spinal pain, Finnish researchers surveyed…

Chiropractic Care Improves Immunity

Beyond Treating Pain Chiropractic treatments have long been known to alleviate musculoskeletal pain. Now, researchers are beginning to examine additional ways that chiropractic care may improve overall health. A new study suggests that chiropractic adjustments can improve immune system function, even in patients who are not experiencing pain. Studying Chiropractic Treatment’s Effects on Immune System…

Tips to Avoid Text Neck

​In this age of mobile devices and smartphones, more and more patients are being diagnosed with neck pain associated with looking down at a screen. Studies have shown that young people are at increased risk of back and neck pain due to overuse of devices. Now, a new condition, dubbed “text neck,” is being found in smartphone-users…

Mothers at Risk for Back Pain

Carrying Kids Increases Risk Mothers may have an increased risk of back pain from carrying children. In a new small study, 64% of mothers reported pain in the lower back. Studying Mothers Lifting Children Researchers from New Zealand asked 25 mothers aged 28-40 years to rate their pain levels as they performed routine tasks. They also…

Jump Rope Helps Prevent Osteoarthritis

More Than Fun & Games Jumping rope may be more than a fun recess activity for kids; it could stave off osteoarthritis later in life. Children with diabetes who regularly did jump rope or other weight-bearing activities had improved bone mineral density in a new study. Having a high bone mineral density is believed to be…

Chiropractic Best Option for Sacroiliac Joint Pain

Dysfunction in the sacroiliac joint (SIJ), located in the pelvis, is thought to be a possible cause of sciatica, resulting in back pain that radiates down the leg and below the knee. Scientists have questioned what the best treatment option is for patients with SIJ-related leg pain. In a recent study, researchers compared three treatment…

ZF Group -Workplace Ergonomics Talk

Natural Healings recently collaborated with ZF Group to conduct a Corporate Wellness Talk with the topic “Workplace Ergonomics” on the 6th July 2018. In addition to providing a live chiropractic demonstration, our Natural Healings staff also helped the ZP Group’s employees identify common improper postures at the workplace. Thank you to ZF Group for having…