A study published in the February 2007 issue of the scientific periodical, The Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics, (JMPT) shows some amazing results for patients with sudden painful lower back pain with chiropractic care. The study was conducted at the Department of Orthopedics, Central Hospital of Sogn and Fjordane, Førde, Norway. The study was … Continue reading Study Proves Chiropractic Helps Sudden and Painful Low Back Pain
The results of a recently published study in the November/December Cervical Spine 2001 issue of the Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics showed that cervical range of motion was significantly improved with chiropractic adjustments. The study was a double-blind randomized controlled trial performed at the outpatient clinic at Phillip Chiropractic Research Centre, RMIT University, Melbourne, … Continue reading Neck Range of Motion Increased with Chiropractic
The British Medical Journal reports that a three-year study proves what most chiropractic patients already know. Chiropractic care is more effective with higher patient satisfaction than outpatient medical care for these types of problems. The study reported involved 741 men and women with low back pain. A 3 year follow up showed that there was … Continue reading Chiropractic More Effective Than Outpatient Care
How many times did you hear, “sit up straight!” as a child? How many times have you said this to your own child? There’s a reason behind that famous advice: poor posture early in life may lead to a number of back problems and pain later on. That’s why researchers conducted a study to … Continue reading Why teens should sit up straight
At Chiropractix we care about your health, and this video is a great example of how chiropractic treatment can change someone’s life forever. If you suffer from back pain, sciatica, neck pain, scoliosis or any sports injury, don’t hesitate to contact us at www.chiropractix.com.au or (07) 3369 0110. Our clinic address in Brisbane is: 8/41 … Continue reading Watch the shocking results of a Chiropractic treatment.
As part of Chiropractix commitment to helping you lead an extraordinary life we offer lots of lifestyle advice and tips in addition to your chiropractic adjustments. A big part of leading a balanced life in today’s busy world is making sure you get enough shut-eye to rest and recharge your body. Dr Shivani’s recent blog touched on … Continue reading What Screen Time Can Really Do To A Child’s Brain
Numerous studies have shown that chiropractic can be an effective treatment for lumbar spinal pain. No previous study, however, has examined the effectiveness of chiropractic for back pain symptoms in patients with osteoarthritis. This current report set out to do just that, by comparing chiropractic treatment to moist heat treatment. Previous studies have shown that … Continue reading Osteoarthritis and Chiropractic Care
Ninety-two percent of Australian children aged 5-14 years use information and communication technologies including computers, with increased use correlated with higher age. 87% of boys and 80% of girls regularly participate in electronic screen-based activities. As a result of this increased usage, Chiropractors are treating more young patients suffering from unhealthy computing behaviours, which can … Continue reading Technology & Children
A recent study from Iranian researchers found that there might be a link between blood levels of magnesium and migraine headaches. Researchers looked at 50 migraine patients and 50 healthy subjects with no history of migraine. The migraine patients had average magnesium levels of 1.86 mg/dl, while the healthy subjects had magnesium levels of 2.10 … Continue reading Migraines and Magnesium
Despite the apparent impact it has on women, many cases of low back pain of pregnancy go unreported to prenatal providers and/or untreated. Unfortunately, many conventional treatments for back pain (like drugs, surgery or steroid injections) aren’t an option during pregnancy. A study on 17 women with low back pain found that the intensity of … Continue reading Is Seeing a Chiropractor Safe During Pregnancy?