Today’s Links September 29, 2015

  • When you are sick, what better way to bo
    When you are sick, what better way to boost your immune system than improving your nervous system with chiropractic? http://ow.ly/SNW4OFiled under: Uncategorized
  • Chiropractic Cuts Back Pain for 85% of Pregnant Women
    Chiropractic Cuts Back Pain for 85% of Pregnant Women Many pregnant women do not seek medical attention for their back pain because they believe it’s just a “normal” part of pregnancy. It’s important to know that dealing with grueling pain that prevents you from accomplishing day-to-day tasks is anything but normal, even when you’re pregnant. […]
  • Safety of Chiropractic Neck Adjustments Confirmed
    Safety of Chiropractic Neck Adjustments Confirmed Spinal manipulation therapy is a widely-accepted method for treating back pain, neck pain, and headaches. Although previous studies have pointed to the safety of chiropractic neck adjustments, there has been some concern about the effect of the forces applied during spinal manipulation of the neck. It has been argued […]
  • Chiropractic Eases Infant Colic, Study Suggests
    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 […]
  • Chiropractic Offers Holistic Approach to Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
    Chiropractic Offers Holistic Approach to Carpal Tunnel Syndrome Many patients with chronic carpal tunnel syndrome are told they need surgery to relieve the pain. While surgical interventions aim to relieve pressure on the irritated median nerve, the treatment may be too narrow in scope for some patients. Case in point: nearly a third of patients […]
  • Study Finds MRI Overused for Back Pain
    Study Finds MRI Overused for Back Pain A panel of experts recently collaborated in a study which analyzed orders for MRI scans in two large hospitals. They found that more than half the cases in which a lumbar spine MRI scan were done should not have been ordered in the first place. The panel deemed […]
  • The Graston Technique: What It Is and Why We Use It
    The Graston Technique: What It Is and Why We Use It Posted on September 24th, 2015 by Dr. Christopher Green At Chiropractic Care & Rehab Center, we see a number of Estero and Bonita Springs area patients who have experienced some type of soft tissue injury, which is defined as an injury to their muscle, […]