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Associations between low back pain and depression and somatization in a Canadian emerging adult population

August 22, 2017

Introduction: The association between depression, somatization and low back pain has been minimally investigated in a Canadian emerging adult population. Methods: 1013 first year Canadian university students completed the Modified Zung Depression Index, the Modified Somatic Perception Questionnaire, and a survey about low back pain frequency and intensity. Multinomial logistic regression was used to measure

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The origins and early history of the National Chiropractic Association

July 28, 2014

Early organization in chiropractic was prompted by the profession’s need to promote itself and to defend against the onslaught of political medicine and organized osteopathy. The first priorities were legal defense against prosecution for unlicensed practice and malpractice insurance. The Universal Chiropractors’ Association (UCA), organized at the Palmer School of Chiropractic (PSC) in 1906, sought

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