The article on chiropractic care for children1 featured in the April 2000 issue unfairly casts a shadow on the profession, while not even mentioning the most recent scientific research on the subject. An October 1999 study2 by researchers at the University of Southern Denmark found that babies with colic who underwent spinal adjustments cried far less than those who received the standard treatment—dimethicone drops.
Mertz JA. Chiropractic Care for Children Can Help. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2000;154(10):1062. doi: