December 1, 2017

PERSPECTIVE

The Mechanism of the Chiropractic Spinal Adjustment/Manipulation: Chiropractic versus Physical Therapy for Spine

TECHNIQUE

The Pelvis and Emotions

FEATURE

Taking a Natural Approach to Balancing Hormones

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PERSPECTIVE

The Mechanism of the Chiropractic Spinal Adjustment/Manipulation: Chiropractic versus Physical Therapy for Spine

Part Five of a Five-Part Series

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TECHNIQUE

The Pelvis and Emotions

Low Back and Pelvic Pain: Is There a Connection to Emotional Stress?

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FEATURE

Taking a Natural Approach to Balancing Hormones

Today’s chiropractic practices are much more than spinal manipulation, and patients generally need more than an adjustment to obtain the highest quality of life. One of the primary reasons for discomfort is weight. Moreover, few patients realize that unbalanced hormones often are the culprit for weight gain and a host of other ailments.

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PERSPECTIVE

What’s Good for the Goose... Education for Both Patient and Practitioner?

We all know the value of education, right? We preach it all the time in the profession—an educated patient is an empowered patient. An empowered patient is a compliant patient; a compliant patient, needless to say, is more likely to get better and refer others.

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INTERVIEW

Cal Jam: More than Just Another Seminar

Interview with Billy DeMoss, DC

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TECHNIQUE

First Class: There’s A Reason for Everything

Beth and I are sitting at the terminal gate in Atlanta’s airport waiting to board our flight home to Philadelphia after teaching a Koren Specific Technique (KST) seminar. We’ve been there for more than five hours because of bad storm delays.

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CANCER

A Natural Approach to Cancer

Biologists and physicians are charged with the task of understanding the origin of disease and preventing its appearance and development. Both physicians and scientists approach this task differently, but their goals are complementary.

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INSURANCE

Documenting Medically Necessary versus Clinically Appropriate Care

It is no secret that chiropractic billing has been under increasing scrutiny over the past several years. The need to "prove” the necessity of the service we’ve provided to our patients is frequently called into question by many sources. It can feel like successfully being paid by an insurance company should be cause for minor celebration when it occurs after a bill is submitted for the first time.

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PERSPECTIVE

The Theory of Spinal Compression Syndrome (SCS) as it relates to Subluxation: Mechanism of Injury or Diagnosis

With all of the ongoing changes in diagnostic coding, we are faced many times with using a code that “almost fits” the patient’s condition. In this article, I’d like to discuss spinal compression syndrome as a diagnosis, not simply a mechanism of injury.

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CHIROPRACTIC AROUND THE WORLD

Manslaughter arrest over York chiropractor clinic death A woman was arrested on suspicion of the manslaughter of an 80-year-old man who died following a visit to a chiropractic clinic. John Thomas Lawler lost consciousness during treatment at Chiropractic 1st in York on 11 August, his family said.

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