The efficacy of chiropractic in managing low back pain and its key role in reducing the use of pharmaceuticals has been highlighted by one of the biggest studies of its kind. The US study by New Zealand Professor Ian Coulter* is entitled A comparative effectiveness controlled trial evaluated the addition of chiropractic care to usual medical … [Read more...]
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Research is increasingly showing that concussion injuries not only affect the brain but also the neck upon which the head moves during impact according to the New Zealand Chiropractors’ Association. Dr Cassandra Fairest, chiropractor and spokesperson for the New Zealand Chiropractors’ Association explains: `Many people … [Read more...]
Taking care of your feet combined with chiropractic care may have a significant effect on how you feel according to the New Zealand Chiropractors’ Association (NZCA). Chiropractor and NZCA spokesperson Dr Cassandra Fairest explains: ‘We’ve warned people about the effects of high heels and challenging footwear on health but the latest research … [Read more...]
Insights into the role of chiropractic care in relieving pain indicate that it may be a safer alternative for many sufferers than commonly used medications, according to the New Zealand Chiropractors’ Association. Back pain is amongst one of the most common symptoms prompting patients to seek chiropractic care. Treatments for acute back pain … [Read more...]
As many of us spend the majority of our day behind a desk, it’s important to make sure your workspace is friendly to your back and body. Here’s how you can improve the ergonomics of your office in just four easy steps. The Chair Get a posture friendly chair that has a comfortable cushion, an adjustable height lever, arm support and the … [Read more...]