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Research is ‘ongoing and growing’: Chiropractic leaders defend manipulating newborn spines

While acknowledging that supporting research remains slim, the Canadian Chiropractic Association is defending the practice of manipulating babies’ spines. The organization representing the nation’s 9,000 chiropractors says parents can be reassured that its members modify their techniques and the “application of force” when adjusting fragile newborns and infants. “While the evidence for pediatric conditions is… Read More »

CHS finalizes sale of two South Carolina hospitals in ongoing efforts to address debt

Franklin, Tennessee-based Community Health Systems, which has been beleaguered by financial difficulties in recent years, has finalized the sale of two South Carolina Hospitals, the latest in a string of divestitures for the system. The goal, ostensibly, is to consolidate the company’s operations and reduce its debt. CHS still owns four hospitals in South Carolina,… Read More »