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Chiropractic Care Well Utilized with Positive Outcomes Among U.S. Adults
Wednesday, 10 January 2018
HASBROUCK HEIGHTS, NJ – January 9, 2018 -The Foundation for Chiropractic Progress (F4CP), a leading voice in the chiropractic profession, points to an analysis of a national survey recently published in the journal, SPINEThis analysis examines the prevalence, patterns and predictors of chiropractic utilization in the U.S. general population, and reports a substantial proportion of U.S. adults utilized chiropractic services with positive outcomes for overall well-being and/or specific health problems.
U.S. News & World Report: Chiropractic A Viable Option to Stem the National Opioid Epidemic
Tuesday, 28 November 2017
The fight against the National Opioid Epidemic continues. With new research and changes in treatment guidelines, we have come a long way. Non-pharmacological approaches, such as chiropractic care and acupuncture, are making their way to the top of the list for care and pain management. A recent U.S. News & World Report article addresses the progress, the shift that is coming, and the remaining barriers to overcome.
White House Cites Need for Non-Drug Options to Stem Opioid Epidemic
Monday, 13 November 2017
In its recently published report, the President's Commission on Combating Drug Addiction and the Opioid Crisis addresses the need for reimbursement for non-opioid treatments, such as chiropractic care and acupuncture. 
Latest Gallup-Palmer Research Finds Americans Prefer Drug-Free Pain Management
Monday, 25 September 2017
A new Gallup report cites data collected from February through March 2017 as part of the Gallup-Palmer College of Chiropractic Annual Study of Americans revealed that 78% of Americans prefer to try other ways to address their physical pain before they take pain medication prescribed by a doctor. Read more to access the report.
37 State Attorneys General Urge Insurers to Promote Non-Drug Therapies
Monday, 25 September 2017

A bipartisan coalition of 37 state attorneys general have gone on record, urging health insurance companies  to review and revise coverage policies to encourage health care providers to prioritize non-drug treatment options before opioids for chronic, non-cancer pain. A September 18 letter  to Marilyn Tavenner, president and CEO of America's Health Insurance Plans (AHIP), encouraged the health care industry to promote the use of non-drug therapies, including chiropractic care, physical therapy, acupuncture and massage, and reduce financial incentives that contribute to the opioid epidemic.

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