There are four new studies that show how the healthcare industry is moving towards a care model that incorporates chiropractic care. Chiropractic care, which is a drug-free approach to treating back, neck and headache pain, is becoming the choice recommendation of physicians and medical organizations as the opioid epidemic has risen.
Spinal problems can begin as early as the day a infant is born. Birthing methods seen as natural that can stress an infant’s spine and developing nerve system. Misalignments in a child’s spine can result in colic, breathing problems, nursing difficulties, sleep disturbances, allergic reactions and chronic infections. Chiropractic care is widely recognized for being effective in treating misalignments in the spine.
A study by The Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine found that patients who received chiropractic care for their lower back pain were very less likely to obtain a drug prescription than those didn’t receive chiropractic treatment.