The American Chiropractic Association (ACA), based in Arlington, Va., is the largest professional association in the United States representing doctors of chiropractic. ACA promotes the highest standards of patient care and ethics, and supports research that contributes to the health and well-being of millions of chiropractic patients.
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During National Chiropractic Health Month this fall, the American Chiropractic Association (ACA) and chiropractic physicians nationwide will promote the importance of joint health and the vital role physical activity plays in keeping joints healthy and pain free. This year’s theme, “Get Vertical”, focuses on getting off the couch or out of the office chair, and standing or moving more each day. http://www.acatoday.org/press_css.cfm?CID=5233
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 18 women die each day from prescription painkiller overdoses. So how can someone in pain find relief safely? Dr. David Lipschitz recommends chiropractic care. http://www.sanfernandosun.com/sanfernsun/health-and-family/9622-lifelong-health-overdose-of-narcotics-on-rise-among-women-
Sitting is the new smoking, but getting up and getting active means you need to take care of your joints--doctors of chiropractic treat muscle and joint issues naturally. http://www.washingtonpost.com/national/health-science/desk-jobs-can-be-killers-literally/2013/07/15/ce61f9e8-e59b-11e2-aef3-339619eab080_story.html
New research shows long-term use of painkillers may increase risk of heart attack and stroke. Consider a conservative approach to pail relief, such as chiropractic, before moving on to other treatments. http://www.washingtonpost.com/national/health-science/high-doses-of-common-painkillers-increase-heart-attack-risks-study-finds/2013/06/03/ee3a4ca4-c96a-11e2-8da7-d274bc611a47_story.html