Monthly Archive:: May 2014

Study Seeks to Treat Back Pain and Depression Together

Back pain and depression are often intertwined, and unfortunately tend to increase as we age. This has prompted some top researchers to find a way to treat both in our nation’s seniors, hopefully creating

Spinal Manipulation vs. Chinese Massage – Which is Better for Neck Pain?

When it comes to dealing with chronic neck pain, there are many drug-free options available. But which offer the most effective neck pain relief? To answer that question, a team of researchers compared traditional

Sorry, Red Wine and Chocolate Aren’t as Healthy as You Wish

Anyone who loves life’s little pleasures such as red wine and chocolate was elated to hear that both of these items boosted one’s level of health, making them as pleasing to your body as

Migraine Tied to Brain Injury in Older Adults

New research shows that older adults with migraine have a greater risk of a certain type of brain injury known as subclinical brain infarction. Subclinical brain infarction is a blockage of blood to the brain

How Chiropractors Can Help Sports Concussions

In the U.S., there are a minimum of 300,000 sport-related concussions per year. If your child is in contact sports, there’s a risk of the contact ending up in a concussion.  In fact research

Debunking “No Pain, No Gain”

The adage “no pain no gain” has been around for decades in sports, and it implies that in order to achieve great things, you have to push yourself beyond your physical limits. But, what

Debunking “No Pain, No Gain”

The adage “no pain no gain” has been around for decades in sports, and it implies that in order to achieve great things, you have to push yourself beyond your physical limits. But, what

A Mother’s Diet Before Conception May Affect Baby’s DNA

It’s a well-known fact that a mother’s diet during the course of her pregnancy has a huge impact on the formation of the little one growing inside of her. However, NPR reports that new

Case Study: ADHD and Migraine Improve with Chiropractic

Children who suffer with migraines have it tough. Not only do they have to find a way to deal with the throbbing pain coming from their head, but they may also experience behavioral or

Fibromyalgia: New Theory on What Causes the Disorder

Recent research suggests a potential new cause for fibromyalgia: it’s in your skin. If their theory is further validated in future studies, the results could lead to new treatments for this chronic conditions that currently