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Occupational Low Back Pain in Primary and High School Teachers

Chiro.Org Blog: The prevalence of low back pain (LBP) in teachers appears to be high. High school teachers were more likely to experience LBP than primary school teachers. Factors such as age, body mass index, length of employment, job satisfaction, and work-related activities were significant factors associated with LBP in this teacher population. […]

Improving Our Nation’s Health Care System

Chiro.Org Blog: This report summarizes the closing plenary session of the Association of Chiropractic Colleges Educational Conference—Research Agenda Conference 2014. The purpose of this session was to examine patient-centered medical homes and accountable care organizations from various speakers’ viewpoints and to discuss how chiropractic could possibly work within, and successfully contribute to, the changing health care environment. […]

Who Do You Think You Are? Your Perception Creates Your Reality

Chiro.Org Blog: What if you could create the life style you’ve always dreamed of? What if you could do it in a low stress environment? What if you could find the perfect balance between your personal and professional life? […]

Happy Thanksgiving! (2014)

Chiro.Org Blog: Happy Thanksgiving To ALL Our Friends!!! […]

Improved Behavior and a Reduction in Violent Outbreaks in a 10-year-old Boy With Chiropractic Care

Chiro.Org Blog: This case suggests a possible association between the development of spinal segmental dysfunction and consequential manifestation of behavioral disorders. It also highlights the use of the MYMOP questionnaire in cases outside of musculoskeletal pain syndromes, especially where evidence may be limited or where there may not be an existing tool to measure change. […]

Assessing the Oracle at the Fountain Head: BJ Palmer and His Times, 1902-1961

Source Journal of the Association for the History of Chiropractic

This article is from Volume 7, No. 1 of the Journal of the Association for the History of Chiropractic, 1987. From the text of the article, “It may be an understatement to observe that while it is quickly apparent that the opinions, writings, influence and […]

Coenzyme Q10 Relieves Symptoms in Gulf War Veterans

Chiro.Org Blog: Gulf War syndrome (GWS), also known as Gulf War illness (GWI), is a chronic multi-symptom disorder affecting one-quarter to one-third of 1990-1 Gulf War veterans. A wide range of acute and chronic symptoms have been linked to it, including fatigue, muscle pain, cognitive problems, rashes and diarrhea. This newly published study on Gulf War veterans shows that Co-Q 10 supplementation significantly improved many symptoms of Gulf War Illness, including word recall, fatigue, and irritability. […]

Chiropractic Use in the Medicare Population

Chiro.Org Blog: This study provides evidence of a protective effect of chiropractic against 1-year declines in functional and self-rated health (SRH) among Medicare beneficiaries with spine conditions, and indications that chiropractic users have higher satisfaction with follow-up care and information provided about what is wrong with them. […]

The Stress Test

Chiro.Org Blog: Take our Stress test Now! […]