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Research Tithing

Research Tithing

The Chiro.Org Blog

The Board of Chiro.Org held their annual Board meeting on 2-22-2011 and unanimously approved another $2500 donation to Chiropractic Research. This will be the tenth year in a row that the website has made a research tithe, and to date that contribution totals $21,000.

In the Age of Accountability, […]

A New Idea

A New Idea

The Chiro.Org Blog

A new idea

is first condemned

as ridiculous

and then is dismissed as trivial,

until finally

The Mythology Of Evidence-Based Medicine

The Mythology Of Evidence-Based Medicine

The Chiro.Org Blog

SOURCE:   The Huffington Post ~ 2-25-2011 Dr. Larry Dossey, Deepak Chopra and Dr. Rustum Roy

The current healthcare debate has brought up basic questions about how medicine should work. On one hand we have the medical establishment with its enormous cadre of M.D.s, medical schools, […]

Chiropractic Treatment of Workers’ Compensation Claimants in the State of Texas

Chiropractic Treatment of Workers’ Compensation Claimants in the State of Texas

The Chiro.Org Blog

SOURCE:   MGT of America, Austin, Texas

In 2002, the Texas Chiropractic Association (TCA) commissioned an independent study to determine the use and effectiveness of chiropractic with regard to workers’ compensation, the results of which were published in February 2003. […]

Palmer Center for Chiropractic Research Receives $7.4 million Military Readiness Grant

Palmer Center for Chiropractic Research Receives $7.4 million Military Readiness Grant

The Chiro.Org Blog

Scientists at the Palmer Center for Chiropractic Research (PCCR), the RAND Corporation and the Samueli Institute have been awarded a $7.4 million grant by the Congressionally Directed Medical Research Program. The grant will fund a four-year research project to assess […]

Majority of Alabama Chiropractors Favor Limited Prescription Rights

Source Chiropractic Economics

The Alabama State Chiropractic Association (ASCA) conducted a survey of member practitioners in 2010 regarding the scope of practice in Alabama. Overall, results indicated that a majority of surveyed chiropractors are in favor of the inclusion of injectable vitamins and nutrients and prescriptive rights in the scope of practice…

Essential Fatty Acids Eases Premenstrual Syndrome

Essential Fatty Acids Eases Premenstrual Syndrome

The Chiro.Org Blog

SOURCE:   NHI OnDemand

A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study published in the journal Reproductive Health evaluated the effectiveness and safety of a supplement containing essential fatty acids and vitamins for the treatment of PMS and to assess effectiveness on prolactin and total cholesterol levels.

The […]

Chiropractic Management of Migraine Headache

Chiropractic Management of Migraine Headache

The Chiro.Org Blog

SOURCE: ChiroACCESS

Just as puzzles are completed piece by piece, the evidence for the positive effects of chiropractic care for migraines is slowly filling in and revealing a clearer picture. That picture depicts a more meaningful role for chiropractic care in both the prevention and treatment […]

President Obama’s New Budget Proposes A 2-Year Medicare ‘Doc Fix’

President Obama’s New Budget Proposes A 2-Year Medicare ‘Doc Fix’

The Chiro.Org Blog

SOURCE:   MedScape

February 14, 2010 — President Barack Obama’s proposed budget for fiscal year 2012 would delay a massive reduction in Medicare reimbursement for physicians from January 1, 2012, until January 1, 2014, and freeze rates in the meantime.

Released […]

World Spine Care

Source WorldSpineCare.org

World Spine Care was founded in 2008, the inspiration of Scott Haldeman, a leading figure in the assessment and treatment of spinal disorders. World Spine Care has rapidly attracted a world-class leadership team around its vision of universal care for the devastation caused by spinal disorders in the developing world. The […]

Have You Used Our Search Tools Lately?

Have You Used Our Search Tools Lately?

The Chiro.Org Blog

Most of our search tools are now directory-specific, to make it that much easier to find what you want. Our website is so much more than just a Blog. We have been compiling materials into various sections since 1995, and no other chiropractic website has […]

New Study Ties Processed Foods To ADHD in 78% of Children

New Study Ties Processed Foods To ADHD in 78% of Children

The Chiro.Org Blog

According to a new study, just published in Lancet Journal, a diet free of processed foods significantly reduces the symptoms of ADHD in 78% of 4-8 year old children. This 5-week study involving 100 subjects found that 63% of them […]

Chiropractors, Wellness, and Our Office Websites

Chiropractors, Wellness, and Our Office Websites

The Chiro.Org Blog

You know that feeling you get, when you read an article that rubs you the wrong way?

Well, I was all set to editorially unload on a new article, published in Chiropractic & Manual Therapies, titled:

Chiropractic Wellness on the Web: The Content and Quality […]

Heart Attacks and Folic Acid

Discordant results from MTHFR studies and randomised trials could be explained by aspirin reducing or negating the anti-platelet effect of lowering homocysteine. On this basis, folic acid would have a role in the primary prevention of ischaemic heart disease, when aspirin is not taken routinely, but not in secondary prevention, when it is routine. […]

Congress Moves to Expand Chiropractic Services to Veterans and Military Beneficiaries

Chiropractic Profession Urged to Enlist Support from Local Members of Congress

Source The American Chiropractic Association

The American Chiropractic Association (ACA) and the Association of Chiropractic Colleges (ACC) today expressed support for newly introduced legislation in the U.S. House of Representatives designed to expand the availability of the services delivered by chiropractic physicians […]