Parkinson’s Disease is Helped by Upper Cervical Chiropractic
Dr. Justin Brown and Dr. Jonathan Chung, in the Journal of Upper Cervical Chiropractic Research (March 2011 edition), speak about a patient from their clinic that was showing symptoms of Parkinson’s disease and the amazing results she had following a correction of the bones in her upper neck that were misaligned.
This is called the Atlas Subluxation Complex Syndrome utilizing the Upper Cervical Procedure.
American College of Physicians issues guidelines for low-back pain: ‘Avoid drugs.’
-From Chiropractic Economics February 14, 2017
In an update to a report issued 10 years ago, the American College of Physicians (ACP) published a meta-analysis on the treatment of low-back pain. The study, released on February 14, 2017, is in the form of guidelines directed toward “all clinicians” and the patient population suffering from acute, subacute, and chronic low-back pain.
In this terminology, “acute” stands for pain lasting fewer than ...
A research study was published by The American Journal Of Emergency Medicine showing that shoveling snow sends, on average, over 11,500 adults to emergency rooms every year.
According to WebMD, ‘muscle, ligament, tendon, and other soft tissue injuries topped the list of snow shoveling mishaps. Among these, lower back injuries were common.’ These injuries are very common, but also preventable.
Peter J. Schubbe, DC, published the following list of techniques to help you to avoid injury while shoveling:
SOFT TISSUE SPINE INJURIES & Their Treatment
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This is a great video that shows the momentum of whiplash at only 5 miles per hour.
“The Connecticut State Police teamed up with the University of Hartford Department of Public Safety to bring “The Convincer” to the UHart campus. Students were able to experience what a “5 MPH car accident” would feel like.”
A concussion or mild traumatic brain injury (MTBI) is most often caused by a sudden direct blow or bump to the head which causes a temporary loss of neural activity.
The following are common concussion symptoms:
Absence of consciousness or altered consciousness, headache, confusion, disorientation, vision disturbances, dizziness, nausea or vomiting, impaired balance, memory loss, tinnitus or ringing in the ears, difficulty concentrating, sensitivity to light, emotional changes, and loss of smell or taste.
A little education goes a long way in preventing dog bites.
Dogs can be man’s best friend; however, this best bud comes with a sharp set of teeth. There are nearly 5 million people bitten in the United States each year, and about 400,000 of these dog bite victims will require medical treatment.
Since all dogs can bite if provoked, there is a growing movement to prevent breed discrimination. The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) advises that most dog bites are largely ...
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome (CTS) is a condition in which the median nerve is compressed as it travels through the wrist at the carpal tunnel and causes pain, numbness and tingling in the hand which is supplied by the median nerve. This nerve innervates the first three digits as well as the radial side or half of the ring finger or 4th digit. Women are three times more likely than men to develop carpal tunnel syndrome. This may be due to ...