Category Archives for "Medicine"

What if drug side-effects were provided like this?

You have to wonder how many of us would resort to taking medications if they were advertised like this!  No one wants the “side” effects.  Who wants flatulence because they are taking a drug to combat…fill in the blank?  In fact, who wakes in the morning saying they want to try a new drug on […]

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Muscle Relaxers vs Adjustments for Back Pain

A study published in J Manipulative Physiol Ther. 2004 Jul-Aug;27(6):388-98. comparing chiropractic adjustments to muscle relaxants for subacute low back pain concluded that chiropractic adjustments resulted in a more profound reduction of subacute low back pain then the use of muscle relaxers.

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Chiropractic and the “Common Cold”

Chiropractic has been utilized as a treatment for many ailments, but primarily those related to musculoskeletal (MSK) problems, especially back and neck pain. However, there are many people who seek chiropractic services for ailments other than MSK conditions such as colds, flus, or just to “feel better.” Similarly, as chiropractors, we have observed in our […]

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