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Are Chiropractic Adjustments Bad For You?

Oftentimes, people compare chiropractic treatment with traditional medicine which results in controversies on the use of chiropractic medicine. Believe me, both of them approach disease from an opposite point of view. While traditional medicine believes that it is the disease that causes ill health of a person, chiropractic practitioners believe otherwise -- It is ill health that leads to a person's disease. Chiropractic Practice Controversies So, what are the controversies around chiropractic treatment and adjustments that have created the notion that they are bad for everyone's health? Let us explain a few of these. Chiropractic has not been regulated by [...]

Who’s Got Your Back?

Do you wake up in the morning and find it hard to get up and stand straight? Do you sit at a computer all day long and get home and say "Oh, my aching back?" You are not alone When asked about four common types of pain, respondents of a National Institute of Health Statistics survey indicated that low back pain was the most common (27%), followed by severe headache or migraine pain (15%), neck pain (15%) and facial ache or pain (4%). Back pain is the leading cause of disability in Americans under 45 years old. More than 26 [...]