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More people today are interested in achieving a level of health beyond symptom management and prevention of disease. Wellness is the concept of being at one's best mentally, physically and emotionally. This is the goal of many health-oriented people as they strive to enhance their performance in daily activities and get the most out of life.
New Research Findings: Lower Chance of Opioid Use Among Chiropractic Users
Nov 5th, 2019
The National Post published an article on October 24, that supports the beneficial role chiropractic care can play in lessening opioid use among those suffering from spinal pain. The study, “Association Between Chiropractic Use and Opioid Receipt Among Patients with Spinal Pain: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis ” published in Pain Medicine, indicates that chronic spinal pain patients who use chiropractic services are 64 percent less likely to use opioids than those who do not. The OCA strongly believes that chiropractors can have a positive impact on lessening the crisis of opioid dependence and improve the lives of Ontarians. The OCA thinks chiropractors are uniquely skilled to assess, diagnose and treat pain, rather than using opioids. In July 2019, we…