October 1, 2017

FEATURE

The Mechanism of the Chiropractic Spinal Adjustment/Manipulation: Subluxation Degeneration

TECHNIQUE

The Psoas — The Missing Link in Pelvic Correction

LASER

How to Incorporate a “Laser Pain Center” Into Your Existing Practice

1213

FEATURE

The Mechanism of the Chiropractic Spinal Adjustment/Manipulation: Subluxation Degeneration

Effect of Sagittal Alignment on Kinematic Changes and Degree of Disc Degeneration in the Lumbar Spine

2829

TECHNIQUE

The Psoas — The Missing Link in Pelvic Correction

The psoas is one of the most frequently neglected yet vitally important muscles in the body. Its action is that of the major hip flexor. That seems simple and straight forward enough, but a closer look shows there is more to it than its action as hip flexor would suggest.

5051

LASER

How to Incorporate a “Laser Pain Center” Into Your Existing Practice

As chiropractors, and even clinics with physical and massage therapists, we are always interested in accomplishing two major things in our practice, and these two points of concern stand true with everyone in every practice situation.

2223

FEATURE

The Importance of Diversity in Today’s Chiropractic Office

Most investment professionals agree that although it does not guarantee against loss, diversification is the most important component of reaching long-range financial goals while minimizing risks. When we think about diversification, we often think of investments when looking to the future and retirement, but the reality is that we should consider diversification in all areas of practice as well.

5657

COMPLIANCE

A Day, Week, Month, and Year in the Life of Your Compliance Officer

Unfortunately, many chiropractic practices do not have adequate compliance programs. Either they have nothing in place or they have merely created a binder or two containing a few templated forms that were pulled from the Internet.

4647

RISK MANAGEMENT

The Basics of HIPAA for Chiropractic

Dr. Kotlar, I think I’m HIPAA compliant. I have all of my new patients sign my Notice of Privacy Practices form; all files are kept in a locked cabinet; we keep all patient conversations at a low level; and my billing manager stays up to date by attending coding seminars.

4041

Bovine Colostrum: The Super Supplement for Accelerated Recovery & Repair

Colostrum, the “first food of life” for every newborn mammal including humans, is essential to healthy growth and development. It’s been called a superfood, a medical food, and Mother Nature’s miracle supplement, and it’s been used to improve athletic performance, promote healthy aging, knock down inflammation, restore gut health, and optimize immune function.

3637

PRACTICE MANAGEMENT

CASH IS KING: Why Implementing a Cash Payment System Is Essential

It’s no secret that the healthcare system in our country is the bureaucratic equivalent of a nuclear disaster, and little is being done to correct the course. Americans are paying out the nose for health insurance and still aren’t getting the care they need to be truly healthy.

6061

INNOVATION

Stem Cell Therapies and Chiropractic: What’s the Hype?

In the past 10 years, there has been an eruption of reports on the efficiency of human stem cells and the ability to isolate them from a variety of sources, including but not limited to embryonic, amniotic, and adult tissues. Regenerative medicine is moving from a stage of infancy to literally being up and running.

1011

INTERNAL HEALTH

Understanding the Role of Leaky Gut in Chronic Disease

Leaky gut, or intestinal hyperpenneability, is a condition in which bacteria and endotoxins are able to leak through physical holes in the intestinal wall and translocate directly into the bloodstream. In —fact, some research suggests that leaky gut may very well be ground zero for many chronic diseases.

September2017 October2017