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The Difference in Effectiveness of Medical vs. Chiropractic In The Treatment of Acute and Chronic Back Pain

Have you ever considered who is the best suited to treat back pain? Since there are so many treatment options available today, it is quite challenging to make this decision without a little help. To facilitate, a study looking at … Continue reading

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Have you been told you would have to have carpal tunnel surgery?

  Our Patients Speak I had a car accident back on Sept. 14, 2010. I was prescribed to wear wrist braces. For a year I wore them every day and night. Frankly, I became dependant on them to reduce my … Continue reading

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How a car accident devastated my life

Our Patients Speak I was involved in a car accident on July 15, 2011. I was hurting after the accident, but I didn’t see a doctor until the beginning of September; I had to do something, my headaches and back … Continue reading

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How well educated is my chiropractor?

Today’s Doctors of Chiropractic have six or more years of College Education: Have you ever wondered just how much education your Chiropractic Doctor has? The facts may very well surprise you. Today, at least six years of highly specialized college … Continue reading

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Chiropractic Benefits People with Mesothelioma Symptoms

I received an E-mail from Mesothelioma Resource Online asking me to review their site because it explains how chiropractic and other alternative healthcare providers are beneficially helping patents with mesothelioma symptoms. “After coming across your site, Pearson Family Chiropractic Center, … Continue reading

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PATIENT DISABILITY COMPARISON

A 1992 article in the Journal of Family Practice reported a study by D.C. Cherkin, Ph.D., which compared patients of family physicians and of chiropractors. The article stated “the number of days of disability for patients seen by family physicians … Continue reading

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WASHINGTON HMO STUDY

    In 1989, a survey administered by Daniel C. Cherkin, Ph.D., and Frederick A. MacCornack, Ph.D., concluded that patients receiving care from health maintenance organizations (HMOs) within the state of Washington were three times as likely to report satisfaction with … Continue reading

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UTAH WORKER’S COMPENSATION STUDY

A workers’ compensation study conducted in Utah by Kelly B. Jarvis, D.C., Reed B. Phillips, D.C., Ph.D., and Elliot K. Morris, JD, MBA, compared the cost of chiropractic care to the costs of medical care for conditions with identical diagnostic … Continue reading

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FLORIDA WORKER’S COMPENSATION STUDY

 A 1988 study of 10,652 Florida workers’ compensation cases was conducted by Steve Wolk, Ph.D. and reported by the Foundation for Chiropractic Education and Research. It was concluded that “a claimant with a back-related injury, when initially treated by a … Continue reading

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Chiropractic is a soundly-based and valuable branch of health care

NEW ZEALAND COMMISSION REPORT A particularly significant study of chiropractic was conducted between 1978-1980 by the New Zealand Commission of Inquiry. In its 377-page report to the House of Representatives, the Commission called its study “probably the most comprehensive and … Continue reading

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