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Safety & Effectiveness in Pediatric Chiropractic Care

According to the latest reports from the United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, about three percent of American children have had chiropractic or osteopathic treatments.  In fact, the number of pediatric chiropractor visits has more than doubled since 2000. With the trending increase in pediatric visits, it’s vital for practitioners and parents to understand the effectiveness and safety of chiropractic care in children. Manipulative Therapy Safety Several studies have reviewed the rates of adverse events for pediatric chiropractic manipulative therapy and found that over a period of 110 years there were nine serious adverse events, five moderate to Read more