September 1, 2003

EDITOR'S MEMO

"It's Show Time"

AN OCCULT LESION OF THE CALCANEUS

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EDITOR'S MEMO

In this issue... W e're beginning the last quarter of the year, with football season commencing once again, so there's no better time to take a close look at your own sports, exercise and rehabilitation center and be ready to treat those ailing athl

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"It's Show Time"

with Florida Chiropractic Association 2003's National Convention & Expo A summer was coming to a close, The American Chiropractor headed for Orlando to participate in the FCA National Convention 2003, from August 14"' to the 17'". Not only is this o

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AN OCCULT LESION OF THE CALCANEUS

HISTORY This active adolescent athlete sprained his foot while playing tennis. Radiographs revealed a large radiolucent lesion in the cal-caneus. What is this? DIAGNOSIS: SIMPLE BONE CYST The geographic lytic expansile lesion in the floor of the cal

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Chaos vs. Control Are You Organized for Success?

O rganization is a large word that can have a great impact on the success of your practice. Without a systematic way of organizing your practice, chaos and havoc will rule with no guidelines to help sort out the confusion. In a chiropractic practice

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Step-by-Step Rehab Center

A bout 83 million people in the U.S. (42% of the adult population) used at least one alternative therapy in 1997. Usage among those 35-40-years-old is even higher, at 50%. The estimated number of visits in 1997 to providers of "un­conventional thera

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ILLION DOLLAR CHIROPRACTIC

PERSONAL: Married to wife, Rose, for 27 years. 3 children: Wendi, age 25; Nikki, age 21; and Tyler, age 6. Recreation and Leisure: "We love to travel. We love to swim and we love to shop on Ebay!" Seminar Attendance: Practice Perfect and Activator M

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Diagnostics Used for Sports and Rehab Facilities

Because every patient's injury or disease is different and every patient responds differently to treatment, the information obtained from the digital analysis of radiographic images can prove or disprove the necessity for further treatment. Diagnost

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Coral Calcium Debunking the Debunking!

Debunkingthe Debunking! w n h the FTC filing law suit against Bob Bare­foot for false and misleading advertising, and the discovery of lead in one coral calcium brand both happening in June, coral calcium has been severely wounded. Others jumped on

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Degeneration Introduction a Decompressive Traction

I n my last article, I covered a general introduction and description of decompressive traction (spinal decompres­sion) and its move into the chiropractic market. In this article, I'm going to discuss the research literature and our clini­cal experi

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Proven safety of Homeopathy in Pregnancy, Birth Nursing, and Infancy

F or cLNiukiLS, homeopathy has been safely and success­fully used to treat a plethora of common conditions asso­ciated with pregnant and nursing women. Not only does homeopathy assist in treating the mother during pregnancy or nursing, but it also e

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