News & Resources 2018-01-12T17:34:05+00:00

News & Resources

Information and articles about chiropractic care and physical rehabilitation.

Ohio Imposes Restrictions on Injured Workers’ Back Surgery, Opioid Use

January 12th, 2018|0 Comments

By Julie Carr Smyth | Insurance Journal Ohio residents with work-related back injuries in most cases must try remedies like rest, physical therapy and chiropractic care before turning to spinal fusion surgery and prescription [...]

Ohio BWC Announces New Rule: Rest and Rehab Before Lumbar Surgery

January 12th, 2018|0 Comments

Columbus, OH – The Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (BWC) board of directors approved a rule June 23 discouraging surgery and opioid use in favor of conservative therapy for workers with lower back injuries. Under [...]

Support for Chiropractic Treatment as a Leading Alternative to Opioids

January 5th, 2018|0 Comments

The FDA, CDC, and IOM have recommended the use of non-drug treatment like chiropractic for pain before opioids. CDC Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain — United States, 2016: "Several nonpharmacologic and nonopioid [...]

From opioid epidemic comes transformation in health care

November 26th, 2017|0 Comments

Non-drug alternatives for pain management gaining momentum among public, treatment providers. From the dark devastation of the opioid epidemic comes a hopeful transformation in health care. It’s a transformation in pain treatment that has [...]

Spinal Manipulation Can Ease Your Aching Back

April 11th, 2017|0 Comments

A new analysis finds that the hands-on technique works as well as pain drugs and is safer, too When you wrench your back, your first impulse may be to rummage through the medicine cabinet for [...]

Ohio Guideline for the Management of Acute Pain Outside of Emergency Departments

January 1st, 2016|0 Comments

Treatment of Acute Pain While these guidelines provide a pathway for the management of acute pain, not every patient will need each option and care should be individualized. Non-Pharmacologic Treatment Non-pharmacologic therapies should be [...]