A recent study found that female veterans low back pain conditions improved under chiropractic care.
Chiroeconomics cites that most the musculosketal conditions like back pain are the most common complaints from female veteran. Chiroeco also writes that “female veterans on average access VA medical care more frequently than male veterans, have a higher outpatient cost per patient, and have a higher rate of service-connected disability.”
Currently chiropractic care is not listed as a most common service for pain treatment, however this study is an important one because it reveals the importance of Chiropractic care for retired military. Luckily there are pushes to fight for chiropractic care to be readily available to everyone accessing VA medical centers.