November 1, 2010

Former ACA & ICA President Michael D. Pedigo, D.C., Passes Away

LIFE CHIROPRACTIC COLLEGE WEST PRESIDENT STEPS DOWN AFTER 30 YEARS

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What's Your Solution? The Real Skinny on our Obesity Epidemic-- No Pun intended

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Former ACA & ICA President Michael D. Pedigo, D.C., Passes Away

Dr. Mkiiaii Pidioo, D.C., or Camino, California, passed away on Octoblr 10, 2010. at imf. timi- of mis death, iii: was a MF.MUF.R OF Till-: HOARD OF DIRECTORS OF NC-MIC, A ROLF III- MAI) SERVED FOR 17 YFARS. Dr. Pedigo held two unique distinctions i

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LIFE CHIROPRACTIC COLLEGE WEST PRESIDENT STEPS DOWN AFTER 30 YEARS

I i AY WARD, Calif. October 22, 2010 ■ Till: FIRST AND ONLY PRESIDENT OF LlFE CHIROPRACTIC College West, Gerard W. Cliim, D.C., announced TODAY THAT, AFTER THIRTY YEARS AS PRESIDENT OF THE College, in; will he stepping down to pursue other AREAS OF

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What's Your Solution? The Real Skinny on our Obesity Epidemic-- No Pun intended

Is there any one contributor to chronic health conditions more prevalent and dangerous than obesity? Na­tional obesity rates among adults has doubled since 1980 alone, yet it seems to be overlooked and misunderstood more often than any other...

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Statins and All-Cause Mortality in High-Risk Primary Prevention: A Meta-analysis of 11 Randomized Controlled Trials Involving 65,229 Participants

Archives of Internal Medicine June 29, 2010, Vol. 170, No. 12, pp. 1024-1031 Kausik K. Ray, MD; Sreenivasa Rao Konclapally Seshasai, MD; Sebhal Erqou, MD, PhD; Peter Sever, PhD.J. WinderJukema, MD, PhD; Ian Ford, PhD; Nuveed Sattar: The authors are

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Acupuncture and Chiropractic.... Is there a Relationship???

I T IS A HISTORICAL FACT, throughout numerous cul­tures in the world, spinal vertebral mobilization has been used extensively for literally centuries. Evidence exists from the ancient Mayans, Babylonians, Greeks, Egyptians, Sutnerians, American In­d

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The Press Release: Chiropractic's Best Kept Secret to Getting New Patients

A S A LOCAL HUSIW-SS OWNKR, YOU'VI- NO DOUBT KX-perienced the wonder the internet can offer for your business. You"ve heard of Search Engine Optimization (SEO), maybe played around with Google AdWords, and hopefully have a website up and run­ning. (

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Should we Supplement with Vitamin K2?

W E ALL LEARNED ABOUT VITAMIN K. 1 WHEN WE WERE in school. It is called phylloquinone, we get it in green leafy vegetables, and we recognize it as the vitamin needed for clotting. The recommended intake ranges from 90 and 120 meg per day of vitamin

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Is Your Patient's Teenager at Risk of Dying from Heart Failure? What Every Parent MUST Know to Prevent Sudden Death!

A N ATIILFIIC 20-YRAR-OL1) MAN IS PLAYINCi HASKIiTHALL and suddenly collapses on the court and dies. On a hot July day. a young and vibrant college foot­ball player suddenly makes a great tackle and never gets up. only to be pronounced dead 5 minute

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Is the Chiropractic Profession Being Taken Advantage of?

L in's i-ACi; it... nil-: i-conomy is i>ri-:tty ikacili-: tiikse days. You've worked hard lo get your degree and open the doors of your practice. But, the combination of today's lower patient traffic, declining insurance reimbursement rates and the

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Low Back Pain, Hospital Utilization and Chiropractic Outcome Models for Significant Cost Savings and Better Results

I n 2009, Russo, Wi-:ik and Elixiiausi:k ri:i>orti:d that hospital stays for low back pain were 3.9 out of every 1000 people aged 55-64 years. That was rated as the #8 reason for hospital stays and fell closely behind cardiac conditions and degenera

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