162015Sep

Research: Comparative effectiveness of spinal manipulation for sciatica

Comparative effectiveness of spinal manipulation for sciatica In 2006, Santilli et al reported that, compared with sham manipulation, active spinal manipulation is more effective at six months at relieving local or radiating pain in people with acute back pain and sciatica with disc protrusion. A recent network meta-analysis of the many different treatment strategies (Lewis…

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72015Sep
Back to School: Advice from the BCA

Back to School: Advice from the BCA

The British Chiropractic Association (BCA) is urging parents to think about their children’s posture as part of the preparation for the new school term. Whilst stationary and school books are important, it’s how your child carries them that can have the most impact on their health. According to new research from the BCA, over a…

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212015Aug

Office Workers and Posture: Advice from the BCA

New figures from the Office of National Statistics (ONS) show that almost 31 million days of work were lost last year due to back, neck and muscle problems. The Labour Force Survey found that musculoskeletal (MSK) conditions were responsible for more prolonged absences than any other problem. Office workers need to pay attention to how they…

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122015Aug

The Holidays Are Here!

The holiday back and posture guide from the British Chiropractic Association Pack for success! • Suitcase selection – choose wisely and buy the lightest case possible that has wheels. Most hard cases can weigh a lot, even with nothing in them. • Two cases are better than one – If possible, take two light suitcases…

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222015Jul

Zach Johnson Open champion has Chiropractic treatment

The new golf open champion Zach Johnson lifted the Claret Jug after a play-off thriller at St. Andrews. Did you know that Zach Johnson receives regular chiropractic treatment?? Did you know his father David Johnson is a chiropractor?? His father David Johnson told ACA News ‘Zach got his first adjustment when he was about five days…

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82015Jul
Wimbledon 2015…the final week

Wimbledon 2015…the final week

As we enter into the last 8….can Andy Murray do it again??? Did you know that chiropractic plays a role in many tennis players success…. Andy Murray winner of two Grand Slams Men’s single titles said of his chiropractor, “Jean-Pierre (Bruyere) has been helping my game for years.” Venus Williams, a seven-time Grand Slam Women’s…

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