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Backpacks Send Thousands to the Doctor: Prevent Back Injuries This School Year

It’s that time of year again: parents are beginning to buy their children school supplies for the upcoming school year. But what parents may not know is that one particular item is sending thousands of children to their doctors' offices every...
21-Jul-2017 10:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Fashion Ergonomics for Today’s Fashionista


The American Chiropractic Association (ACA) offers advice on fashion do’s and don’ts during National Women’s Health Week
17-May-2017 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

American Chiropractic Association Statement on House Passage of Republican Health Care Bill

The American Chiropractic Association issues a statement in response to the House Passage of the Republican Health Care Bill, H.R. 1628.
5-May-2017 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Legislation Would Include Chiropractors in the U.S. Public Health Service

A new bill in the U.S. House of Representatives would improve the quality of America’s health care infrastructure by further integrating doctors of chiropractic (DCs) through the nation’s official delivery and research networks. H.R. 2202...
4-May-2017 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

JAMA Study Provides Further Support for Spinal Manipulation for Acute Low Back Pain

A new study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA), adds to a growing body of recent research supporting the use of spinal manipulative therapy (SMT) as a first line treatment for acute low back pain, according to the...
11-Apr-2017 2:35 PM EDT Add to Favorites

American Chiropractic Association Adopts Low Back Pain Treatment Guidelines

The American Chiropractic Association (ACA), during its annual House of Delegates meeting March 17, approved a resolution to adopt clinical practice guidelines for the treatment of low back pain from the American College of Physicians (ACP) and the...
22-Mar-2017 3:45 PM EDT Add to Favorites

American Chiropractic Association Presents Annual Awards

The American Chiropractic Association (ACA) presented its 2017 Annual Awards last week during its annual House of Delegates meeting in Washington, D.C. ACA’s Annual Awards are presented to chiropractors and other individuals in recognition of...
21-Mar-2017 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

U.S., International Chiropractic Groups Join Forces to Present Historic Meeting

The American Chiropractic Association (ACA), the World Federation of Chiropractic (WFC) and the Association of Chiropractic Colleges (ACC) join forces this month to present “DC2017,” a world-class, first-of-its-kind chiropractic program...
6-Mar-2017 5:50 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Don’t Putt Your Way to Back Pain This Summer


Warm weather and golfing go hand in hand. This summer, the American Chiropractic Association offers back injury prevention tips for the avid golfer
26-Jun-2017 10:45 AM EDT

Chiropractor Available to Discuss Fashion Ergonomics


1-Jun-2017 4:30 PM EDT

Avoid Pain on Your Travels This Summer


American Chiropractic Association offers tips to avoid muscle soreness when traveling
25-May-2017 12:05 PM EDT

Chiropractic Expert Available to Discuss Updated American College of Physicians Low Back Pain Guidelines


14-Feb-2017 12:05 PM EST

Atlanta Falcons’ Team Chiropractor Available to Discuss Role of Chiropractic in Professional Football


31-Jan-2017 11:05 AM EST

Help Students Avoid the ‘Pain’ of Back-to-School

Today’s students are susceptible to a range of musculoskeletal injuries, such as neck and back pain, as a result of some of the equipment and devices they frequently use: backpacks, smartphones and other mobile devices. As the end of summer...
13-Jul-2016 6:15 AM EDT

ACA Statement on NCCIH's New Report on Pain in the United States


12-Aug-2015 12:45 PM EDT

Chiropractic Physicians Give Outdoor Safety Tips for Active Parents and Babies

The warmer weather brings more chances for parents to get outdoors and ramp up physical activity with their little ones. From biking and hiking to walking and jogging, today’s parents are keeping fit and bonding with their babies in the process....
31-Mar-2015 10:00 AM EDT

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