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The record-setting weekend was thanks in large part to the company’s new line of custom orthotic flip-flops. Introduced at the three-day event was the newest flip-flop, Bling. Bling joins Seabreeze, Midnight Breeze, and Catamaran in the company’s line of custom orthotic flip-flops, which was originally introduced in January 2015.
Students may begin submitting applications immediately. The deadline for submissions is February 29, 2016. Winner notifications will go out on or before June 1, 2016, and the winner will be announced during The National Convention in Orlando in August of 2016.
Logan University graduates 39 doctors of chiropractic and 33 master’s degree students at its 177th commencement
Logan University held its 177th commencement for the degrees of Doctor of Chiropractic, Master of Science in Nutrition and Human Performance and Master of Science in Sports Science and Rehabilitation on Saturday, August 22, 2015 in the William D. Purser, DC Center on the campus of Logan University in Chesterfield, Missouri.
Data security is a concern, particularly for those in the healthcare industry. As a DC, you are held to the regulations of HIPAA and HITECH. Both pieces of legislation contain specific rules designed to make sure patients’ private information is protected. Although security is a very real concern, it is not an insurmountable obstacle to adopting new technology.
St. John’s wort (Hypericum perforatum) is perhaps the best known of the herbal remedies for depression, and there are several studies supporting its effectiveness in treating depression. It is important to understand this tool for depression as well as the importance of addressing depression in patients.