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Study sparks call for drug-free approach to pregnancy care
pregnancyApril 17, 2014 – Responding to a recent study published in the Journal of American Medical Association (JAMA) Pediatrics on acetaminophen use during pregnancy, the Foundation for Chiropractic Progress (F4CP) is advocating for low-risk, drug-free alternative, such as chiropractic care, for pain relief particularly among pregnant women.

Out-of-pocket health costs rising for low-income households: study
April 17, 2014 — Out-of-pocket health expenses rose sharply from 1997 to 2009, with low-income households taking the hardest hit, a new study from Statistics Canada reveals.

Low-income households saw their health-care-related costs rise by 63 per cent over that period, compared to an increase of between 36 and 48 per cent for higher earners, the report says.

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University of California approves stem cell trial for spinal cord injury
April 16, 2014 — Neuralstem, Inc. announced that the Institutional Review Board of the University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine has approved the Phase I safety trial to treat chronic spinal cord injury (cSCI) with its NSI-566 stem cells.

Toronto Research Matters features disability prevention expert
cote-cmccTop disability and pain researcher Dr. Pierre Côté will discuss his latest work in managing musculoskeletal pain and disability at the Toronto Research Matters event this Wednesday.

One in 10 Canadians is temporarily disabled in their lifetime due to joint pain. Some recover quickly, while others do not, even with seemingly identical injuries. Discovering the key to faster recovery could transform the lives of those suffering and save millions of dollars in lost wages and insurance premiums.

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