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  • glutathione benefits

Fighting free radicals with glutathione

Monday, May 30, 2016|Comments Off on Fighting free radicals with glutathione

Wellness Approach | Glutathione (GSH) has been referred to as the “master antioxidant.” It is an absolute must for good health across the board; glutathione supports the activity of the liver and helps neutralize dangerous toxins, it bolsters the immune system by helping the body create white blood cells that fight harmful infections and viruses, and it prevents free-radical damage to brain and nerve cells.

  • chiropractic table

The ins and outs of your first chiropractic table

Monday, May 30, 2016|Comments Off on The ins and outs of your first chiropractic table

Setting up your first chiropractic table can be very exciting. However, it can also be a little anxiety-provoking too. Learn some tips to ease the set-up of your first table.

  • EHR implementation

[Case Study] DCs transition to EHR software

Friday, May 27, 2016|Comments Off on [Case Study] DCs transition to EHR software

The transition to EHR can be a challenging process. Learning from chiropractors who have already been through the experience can help you know what to expect.

  • operational systems

Implementing operational systems is the key to success

Friday, May 27, 2016|Comments Off on Implementing operational systems is the key to success

Practice Central |Many great adjusters have closed their doors as the result of having a weak business plan, while many a mediocre adjuster have taken their practice to new heights with a strong one. The success of any small business— chiropractic included—is largely contingent on the development of a major set of directives: operations.

  • MACRA

What’s crucial about the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015

Thursday, May 26, 2016|Comments Off on What’s crucial about the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015

Sponsored Content | Starting in October 2015, the transition to ICD-10 coding requirements profoundly changed the billing and reimbursement landscape for healthcare providers. At the same time, the Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act (MACRA) implemented the new coding requirements and in turn encouraged chiropractic clinics to use electronic health record (EHR) systems.

  • chiropractic exercises

Prescribing chiropractic exercises for certain conditions

Thursday, May 26, 2016|Comments Off on Prescribing chiropractic exercises for certain conditions

For the most part, the general public is aware of the benefits associated with exercise: improved physical and emotional health, weight loss and stress reduction. But for patients with chronic medical conditions, exercise, while potentially beneficial, is often under-prescribed.


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Standard Process Inc. introduces a new program to help people live a more active life

Monday, May 30, 2016|Comments Off on Standard Process Inc. introduces a new program to help people live a more active life

The 10-Day Healthy Inflammation Response Program is a new wellness solution from Standard Process Inc. to help health care professionals support patients who want to lead a healthier life. This new program supports an active lifestyle by helping patients maintain a normal, healthy inflammatory response in their bodies.

  • F4CP

F4CP highlights valuable role of chiropractic care in the management of osteoporosis

Friday, May 27, 2016|Comments Off on F4CP highlights valuable role of chiropractic care in the management of osteoporosis

The Foundation for Chiropractic Progress (F4CP), the voice of the chiropractic profession, is collaborating with Lani Simpson, DC, CCD, to raise awareness about the importance of healthy living and how to diagnose, prevent and assess the management of osteoporosis among individuals of all ages and demographics.

  • Chiropractic Summit

Chiropractic Summit unanimously supports national Medicare Reform Initiative to eliminate discrimination

Thursday, May 26, 2016|Comments Off on Chiropractic Summit unanimously supports national Medicare Reform Initiative to eliminate discrimination

The Chiropractic Summit, an umbrella leadership group of chiropractic organizations and prominent business partners, met on April 28 in Phoenix, Ariz., and unanimously voted to support the national Medicare reform initiative. They also stated that they want to see Summit partners help to grow public support to help eliminate discrimination faced by chiropractic patients in Medicare.

  • life

Guy F. Riekeman presented with the New Beginnings Chiropractic Lifetime Achievement Award

Wednesday, May 25, 2016|Comments Off on Guy F. Riekeman presented with the New Beginnings Chiropractic Lifetime Achievement Award

At the New Beginnings Chiropractic Philosophy Weekend, held May 19-21, Life University President Guy F. Riekeman was presented with the New Beginnings Chiropractic Lifetime Achievement Award. This weekend was especially significant for New Beginnings, as they were celebrating their 25th anniversary.

  • sherman

Sherman College to host showcase events in July, October

Wednesday, May 25, 2016|Comments Off on Sherman College to host showcase events in July, October

Sherman College of Chiropractic welcomes future doctors of chiropractic to campus four times a year for its popular “Showcase Sherman” event, where guests will discover why Fast Company, Forbes, Career Cast and other organizations repeatedly name chiropractic as a top job and see what sets Sherman apart as a leader in chiropractic education.

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American Chiropractic Association lauds congressional opioid legislation

Tuesday, May 24, 2016|Comments Off on American Chiropractic Association lauds congressional opioid legislation

The American Chiropractic Association (ACA) applauds the recent passage of several bills by Congress as a major first step in combating the nation's opioid epidemic. An important next step, according to the association, is expanding access to conservative treatments for pain in the country's health care system.

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Editor’s Pick

Research confirms chiropractic still frequently used for children’s health benefits

“A study released in 2015 shares that chiropractic is still one of the most sought after healthcare solutions for our nation’s children, providing them an effective treatment option helping them get back to engaging in the activities they enjoy once again. To read more, click here.

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