Chiropractic

Adolescent back pain may herald lifetime of ill health

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Media Release: NZ Chiropractors Association Tuesday, 9 October 2018, 11:00 am According to new research[1] adolescent back pain may predict poor overall health, and risk of chronic disease throughout life. The New Zealand Chiropractors’ Association (NZCA) is concerned that chiropractic care is an underused option in the management of back pain and spinal health among […]

Brain & Spinal Health

Spinal Health is Brain Health

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Media Release: NZ Chiropractors Association Spinal Health Is Brain Health, Say New Zealand Chiropractors The spinal cord is literally an extension of the brain, which means that spinal health is brain health says the New Zealand Chiropractors’ Association, as part of a drive to explain how improved brain-body communication is vital to improving the nation’s […]

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Neck Care as Vital as Head in Sports Injury Prevention

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Care of the Neck as Vital as Head in Sports Injury Prevention, Say NZ Chiropractors Research is increasingly showing that concussion injuries not only affect the brain but also the neck upon which the head moves during impact according to the New Zealand Chiropractors’ Association[1]. Dr Cassandra Fairest, chiropractor and spokesperson for the New Zealand […]