Category: Research & Studies

Healing a nation in pain with evidence-informed chiropractic

Approximately 100 million U.S. adults are burdened by chronic pain every year, with an estimated annual national economic cost of $560-635 billion, according to Relieving Pain in America. Dr. Mary Balliett, chiropractor and professor at New York Chiropractic College, says that her most important job as a chiropractor is to determine a differential diagnosis to… Read more »

When should I visit a chiropractor for my back pain?

In a recent post for Fox News, Dr. Bill Lauretti, an associate professor at New York Chiropractic College and media spokesperson for the American Chiropractic Association, mentions a few warning signs to determine when back pain means it’s time to visit a chiropractor. These warning signs include pain radiating down the back of your legs,… Read more »

Management of Musculoskeletal Pain with Chiropractic, Part 1

Research shows that treating musculoskeletal pain with chiropractic is successful. Clinical guidelines translate this research into evidenced-informed practice recommendations. The World Federation of Chiropractic provides suggested reading lists to help chiropractors stay informed about the most recent research and clinical guidelines on treating pain with chiropractic. The lists cover many topics on chiropractic and pain,… Read more »