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25 Years of Whiplash Research

Chiro.Org Blog: Dr. Croft is the Founding Director of the Spine Research Institute of San Diego. He has been actively engaged in whiplash research for the past twenty-five years and has co-authored a best-selling textbook on whiplash (Whiplash Injuries: the Cervical Acceleration/Deceleration Syndrome. […]

In Memory of Those Who Have Fallen (2011)

The Bivouac of the Dead

The muffled drum’s sad roll has beat The soldier’s last tattoo’ No more on life’s parade shall meet That brave and fallen few;

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U.S. Navy Names DC to Musculoskeletal Board

U.S. Navy Names DC to Musculoskeletal Board

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SOURCE:   Dynamic Chiropractic

With his appointment to the board, Dr. William Morgan continues building bridges for the chiropractic profession.

William Morgan, DC, has been appointed to the United States Navy’s Musculoskeletal Continuum of Care Advisory Board (MCCAB), an entity created to address the […]

Pressed About Skeletal Injuries, Army Chief Cites Soldiers’ Poor Health

Pressed About Skeletal Injuries, Army Chief Cites Soldiers’ Poor Health

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SOURCE:   The Hill ~ The Congressional News Paper By John T. Bennett

The Senate’s top appropriator is concerned about injuries spawned by the weight of gear soldiers carry into combat, but Army brass say the poor health of America’s youth […]

A Critical Piece of Quality Documentation: Outcomes Assessment

A Critical Piece of Quality Documentation: Outcomes Assessment

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SOURCE:   American Chiropractor 2011 (May) 33 (5): 28-34 by Steven Yeomans, D.C.

Today more than ever, chiropractors are faced with the challenge of running a busy practice and, at the same time, juggling the documenting requirements in light of Medicare audits, proving […]

Are Chiropractors Protecting Patients From Medical Care?

Are Chiropractors Protecting Patients From Medical Care?

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SOURCE:   Dynamic Chiropractic By Donald M. Petersen Jr., BS, HCD(hc), FICC(h), Publisher

“[C]hiropractors might be preventing some of their patients from receiving procedures of unproven cost utility value or dubious efficacy.”

This quote comes from the latest study revealing chiropractic’s superiority to […]

Is Chiropractic At The Crossroads?

Is Chiropractic At The Crossroads?

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SOURCE:   Chiropractic & Manual Therapies 2011 (May 21) John W. Reggars

Suite1/593 Whitehorse Road, Mitcham, Victoria, Australia 3132. School of Chiropractic and Sports Science, Faculty of Health Sciences, Murdoch University. Murdoch, Western Australia, 6150 reggars@chirofirst.com.au

Background   Chiropractic in Australia has seen many changes […]

“Raise vaccination rates”, Gates says to health leaders

Full Story at CBC News

Bill Gates will have the attention of most of the world’s health ministers on Tuesday, when he plans to share one main message: Get your vaccination rates up. Gates is pushing to get countries to increase vaccination rates as an easy, low-cost way to protect their populations. He […]

Chiropractic manipulation results in little or no risk of chest injury

According to new study in the Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics.

Source Elsevier Health Sciences

Lombard, IL, May 13, 2011 – Dynamic chest compression occurs during spinal manipulation. While dynamic chest compression has been well studied in events such as motor vehicle collisions, chest compression forces have not been studied during chiropractic […]

Scientists found effective treatment for cancer, but no one noticed

Canadian researchers find a simple cure for cancer, but major pharmaceutical companies are not interested.

Source The University of Alberta DCA Website

DCA is an odourless, colourless, inexpensive, relatively non-toxic, small molecule. And researchers at the University of Alberta believe it may soon be used as an effective treatment for many forms of […]

Health Coaching: A Model That Makes Sense for Chiropractic

Health Coaching: A Model That Makes Sense for Chiropractic

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SOURCE:   Dynamic Chiropractic By Guy Riekeman, DC, President, Life University

As anyone who has ever raised a teenager knows all too well, telling someone to do something because it’s “good for them” can feel like so much wasted breath. Chiropractors also […]

Cervicogenic Headache Revisited

Cervicogenic Headache Revisited

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SOURCE:   The Chiropractic Report Editor: David Chapman-Smith LL.B. (Hons.)

“In my experience, cervical migraine is the type of headache most frequently seen in general practice and also the type most frequently misinterpreted. It is usually erroneously diagnosed as classical migraine, tension headache, vascular headache. . . . […]

The Chiropractic Education Foundation

Source Dynamic Chiropractic

by Kent Greenawalt

The future is a topic that is top of mind to everyone. When the future comes up in conversations, words that are generally associated with it are technology, improvement and growth.

But as we look into the future of chiropractic, one of those important words […]

Reflections on the Opportunity of a Lifetime: Interview with Lance Cohen, DC

Reflections on the Opportunity of a Lifetime:Interview with Lance Cohen, DC

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SOURCE:   Health Insights Today Interview by Daniel Redwood, DC

Dr. Lance Cohen on the job at the National Naval Medical Center in Bethesda.

Lance Cohen, a 2009 graduate of Cleveland Chiropractic College–Los Angeles (CCCLA), was the first chiropractic student […]

DEEP THOUGHTS: The Joy of Life

DEEP THOUGHTS:The Joy of Life

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“This is the joy of life, the being used up for a purpose recognized by yourself as a mighty one: being a force of nature instead of a feverish, selfish little clod of ailments and grievances, complaining that the world will not devote itself to making you […]