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A new review of drug free approaches to shoulder treatment leaves out an important reason for shoulder pain.

A new review of drug free approaches to shoulder treatment leaves out an important reason for shoulder pain. Shoulder pain is one of the most common reasons to visit a doctor, affecting your daily activities and even your sleep. There are numerous approaches to treating the shoulder, as evaluated in a recent systematic review (1) of non drug and non surgical treatment of shoulder conditions.   The current evidence is not showing that most of these approaches, whether they be shoulder exercise protocols, chiropractic manipulation, or  other methods are work consistently or convincingly enough. Of the 69 studies, most providers showed minor to moderate Read More »

Three new studies on Headache, lower back and neck pain suggest chiropractic methods are the least costly methods of treatment.

Three new studies on Headache, lower back and neck pain suggest chiropractic methods are the least costly methods of treatment. More than ever, when you visit your doctor for a health condition, patients find out that the first few dollars are purely theirs, rather than the insurance carriers, that pay for the care they received.  Ask anyone who has a large deductible plan, which is more common than ever before, and they will tell you that they need to strategize to meet this large sum before any insurance company begins to pay the doctor. Luckily, many of you pre fund Read More »