1. Chiropractic risks: What does the evidence say?

    Ian Coulter, Ph. D. is the author of an article in the September 1998 issue of the journal Integrative Medicine that examines the risks associated with chiropractic care. The article, entitled “Efficacy and Risks of Chiropractic Manipulation: What Does the Evidence Suggest?” points out some inte…Read More

  2. Chiropractic patients use medical services less

    The June 1996 issue of Topics in Clinical Chiropractic reports that older patients who use chiropractic health care services end up using less medical services such as hospitals, nursing homes and prescription drugs. In a study of geriatrics by the Rand Corporation it was found that 96% of the popul…Read More

  3. Chiropractic Care May Slow Progress of Parkinson’s, MS

    The August 2004 issue of the Journal of Vertebral Subluxation Research highlights a report finding that chiropractic care may halt or reverse the symptoms of Parkinson’s disease and Multiple Sclerosis (MS). The study involved 81 patients with Parkinson’s disease and MS that were under chiropract…Read More

  4. Allergies and Asthma Linked To Antibiotic Use In Infants

    On October 1, 2003, HealthDayNews highlighted research reported at a conference of the European Respiratory Society in Vienna, Austria finds that children who take antibiotics are more likely to develop allergies and asthma later in life. In the study, researchers from the Henry Ford Health System i…Read More

  5. 3 Benefits of Spinal Decompression, Part 1

    If you are one of the 31 million Americans suffering from lower back pain, pain in the neck, and other areas of the spine, then spinal decompression therapy may be right for you. As your trusted local chiropractor in Johnstown, our goal is to provide our patients in Johnstown, Milliken, and Northern…Read More

  6. Stress and Sandwich Cookies

    Ron is a friend of mine.  My daughter and I ran into Ron at the grocery store on Sunday.  The usual pleasantries were exchanged. “How’s it going?  Haven’t seen you for a while.”   “The wife and kids are doing great!  My son just bought a house!” Then, Ron said something that stopped…Read More

  7. 5 Benefits of Chiropractic Care for Kids, Part 1

    Welcome back to our blog! When most people think about chiropractic care, they usually associate this type of natural medicine as a treatment for injuries and wellness care among adults. However, children, like adults, have spines, nervous systems, and musculoskeletal systems that need to be regular…Read More

  8. Ways to Improve Your Back Health At The Office, Part 2

    Welcome back to the Connected Chiropractic blog! If you’re like many people who work in an office, you may find yourself falling into the trap of poor back health while you’re at work. Whether you spend the day working at a computer with your shoulders slouched over, you don’t take enough brea…Read More

  9. Ways to Improve Your Back Health At The Office, Part 1

    Welcome back to the Connected Chiropractic blog. If you work at an office and sit in front of a computer screen all day, this can have serious implications on the health of your neck and back. It is extremely easy to fall into the habit of sitting hunched over in your chair while you squint at the c…Read More