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J Pain. 2016 Mar 29. pii: S1526–5900(16)00593–9. doi: 10.1016/j.jpain.2016.03.003. Qigong or Yoga versus no intervention in older adults with chronic low back pain - a randomized controlled trial. "This three-armed randomized trial with 176 older adults showed that yoga and qigong were not superior to no treatment in reducing pain and increasing quality of life… . Possible explanations for this lack of pain relief might include the ineffectiveness of interventions, inappropriate outcomes, or differences in pain perception and processing in older adults."

J Manipulative Physiol Ther. 2016 Mar 31. pii: S0161–4754(16)00062–2. doi: 10.1016/j.jmpt.2016.02.015. Best Practices for Chiropractic Care of Children: A Consensus Update.

Am J Gastroenterol. 2016 Apr 5. doi: 10.1038/ajg.2016.114. Clinical Features and Outcomes of Complementary and Alternative Medicine Induced Acute Liver Failure and Injury.. "This study highlights the increasing incidence of CAM-induced liver injury and emphasizes the importance of early referral and evaluation for liver transplantation when CAM-induced liver injury is suspected."

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