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New report warns of widespread ineffectiveness of lower back pain treatments

Substantial Utilization of Chiropractic Care and Positive Outcomes Among U.S. Adults

HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ – January 9, 2018 -The Foundation for Chiropractic Progress (F4CP), a leading voice in the chiropractic profession, points to an analysis of a national survey recently published in the journal, SPINE. This analysis examines the prevalence, patterns and predictors of chiropractic utilization in the U.S. general population, and reports a substantial proportion […]

Range of Motion Exercises That Helps Fight Joint Stiffness

Joints that move freely, without restriction, pain, or popping, are considered to be healthy. Range of motion refers to the normal amount your joints move. To maintain normal range of motion within these joints, we need to incorporate exercises and stretches to maintain joint flexibility. Neck and back exercises need to be performed three to […]

The Joint Commission Issues R3 Report on New and Revised Pain Assessment and Management Standards

Courtesy of the Joint Commission “Every day, 91 Americans die from an opioid overdose, according to the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services. As part of a national effort to address the opioid crisis, The Joint Commission is implementing new and revised pain assessment and management standards, effective January 1, 2018. The standards are […]

Which Pillow Is Right For Me?

We all know the importance of proper posture. Most of us had parents that would call us out if we were slouching. I know my mother was the first person to let me know that I was sitting or standing with poor posture. Unbeknownst to me, she was saving me from pain and discomfort down […]

Wellness and Preventative Care, A Paradigm Shift

In today’s model of healthcare, it seems to be more of a sick care model. Until recently, we really haven’t promoted wellness or preventative types of care. Patients go to the doctor and automatically expect to be prescribed a slew of medications. Most people happily oblige and head straight to the pharmacy. As a practitioner, […]

Low Back Pain Treatment Guidelines

Low back pain is one of the most common reasons for physician visits in the United States. Most Americans have experienced low back pain, and approximately one quarter of U.S. adults reported having low back pain lasting at least 1 day in the past 3 months (1). Low back pain is associated with high costs, […]

Custom Orthotics- Not Just for Athletes

Dr. Gibson is a Chiropractor in Morrisville that treats many conditions that affect many athletes. One way he treats knee pain, low back pain, and ankle pain are with custom orthotics. Working with athletes, Dr. Gibson learned that if you do not have the proper support, you are more likely to have an injury. Dr. […]

Custom Orthotics For Low Back Pain

Dr. Gibson is a Chiropractor in Morrisville that treats many conditions that affect many Americans. One way he treats knee pain, low back pain, and ankle pain are with custom orthotics. Working with athletes, Dr. Gibson learned that if you do not have the proper support, you are more likely to have an injury. Dr. […]

Pain: Chiropractic Can Help