Archives for November, 2008

Many Ear Tube Insertions may be Unnecessary in Children


Parents of children with ear problems should be wary of quick recommendations by doctors to insert ear tubes. A new study found that in many cases ear tubes are surgically inserted too soon, thus subjecting children to general anesthesia for a medical procedure that may be unnecessary. Ear tubes, known medically as tympanostomy tubes, are […]

Chiropractic Provides Help for Whiplash


Whiplash is an injury that is common to automobile accidents, but there are many other ways in which this painful blow to the cervical spine can occur. When it does, studies confirm that Chiropractic can provide significant help and long-term healing results. A whiplash injury occurs when there is an abrupt backward or forward jerking […]