Current Newsletter Articles :: June 2020

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Chronic Opioid Use for Back Pain by US Veteran Helped by Chiropractic

The Journal of Contemporary Chiropractic published the results of a case study on May 18, 2020, documenting the improvement under chiropractic care of a U.S. veteran with lower back pain who had previously been using opioids for ten years to manage his pain. In the opening of the study, the authors clearly state their objective. "To. . . Read More
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Review of Chiropractic, Vertebral Subluxation and Immune Function

A thorough review of existing scientific literature on chiropractic and the effect on immune function was published in a report on May 18, 2020, in the journal Annals of Vertebral Subluxation Research. The purpose of the study was to review existing scientific literature on chiropractic and immune function in order to shed light on the subject and. . . Read More
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COVID-19 Lockdowns Worsen Childhood Obesity, Study Finds

Above is the headline of a June 3, 2020, article in Science Daily reporting on a study published on April 30th by the University of Buffalo in the research journal Obesity. It is well established that childhood obesity is a significant health issue in the U.S. and in other developed nations. This study looked at the effect the stay-at-home lockdown. . . Read More