April, 2017

Back Pain? Consider Chiropractic!

Back Pain? Consider Chiropractic! According to a new study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA), spinal manipulation is associated with statistically significant improvements in pain and function for up to six weeks with serious or adverse side effects. If you are interested in spinal manipulation in Houston, consider calling your Houston […]

Types of Headaches

Clear Lake Chiropractor Comments: Headaches are one of the most common complaints for which patients seek chiropractic care.  Chiropractic is especially helpful in the treatment of headaches because the three nerves that exit the top of the spine (upper neck) are often the cause of or directly related to headaches. These three nerves travel into […]

Reduced Medicare Costs with Chiropractic

More visits to chiropractic physicians and fewer visits to primary care medical physicians  can lead to $83.5 million in savings. Researchers have estimated that chiropractic care may reduce the number of Medicare patient visits to primary care medical physicians for back and/or neck pain, resulting in annual savings of $83.5 million. Source: Davis et al. […]

Chiropractic Care for Older Medicare Patients

Saves Money, Shortens Back Pain Episodes Patients with chronic low back pain and other medical problems received three different types of care. The results are in: Chiropractic manipulation only: lowest cost and shortest back pain episodes Combo chiropractic & medical care: second lowest cost Medical care only: highest cost If you want to lower your […]