July 28, 2023 – Marietta, Georgia – Life University’s Dr. Sid E. Williams Center for Chiropractic Research (CCR) is currently seeking participants for a study to examine the effects of chiropractic care on patients with colon cancer. The aim of the study is to analyze the effects that chiropractic care has on both the quality of life and functioning of the autonomic nervous system in patients diagnosed with colon cancer.

Patients may qualify for the study if:

  • They have been diagnosed with stage 3 or stage 4 colon cancer.
  • Are receiving medical care from their doctor for colon cancer.
  • Are age 18 or older.

The study offers patients who qualify: three visits to Life University’s Midtown Atlanta Lab and six weeks of chiropractic care.

This study has been approved by the Life University Institutional Review Board. For more information on the study and to verify patient qualification details, those interested can contact the CCR at 770.426.2639 or by email at Research.Studies@life.edu.

Founded in 1974, Life University is a health sciences institution most known for its College of Chiropractic, the largest single-campus College of Chiropractic in the world. Undergraduates can pursue undergraduate degrees; a pre-chiropractic, degree-seeking pathway; and graduate degrees within the College of Graduate and Undergraduate Studies. Some degree programs are offered to distance learners through the College of Online Education.

Life University strives to empower our students to succeed both professionally and personally. At Life U, we innovate our approach to higher education, while also remaining true to our philosophical commitment to produce informed leaders who exemplify humanistic values in their professions. To achieve this goal, Life U recognizes and demonstrates its dedication through three official Life University Values: Lasting PurposeVitalism and Integrity.

Life U’s 110-acre campus in Marietta, Georgia, just northwest of Atlanta, is home to more than 2,700 undergraduate, graduate and professional students who come from all 50 United States and more than 65 countries.

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About Life University

Life University is regionally accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award associate, baccalaureate, master’s and Doctor of Chiropractic degrees, and also has programmatic accreditation through the Council on Chiropractic Education (CCE) and the Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND). The mission of Life University is to empower students with the education, skills and values necessary for career success and life fulfillment, based on a vitalistic philosophy.