Republican HealthCare Bill

Statement on House Passage of Republican Health Care Bill

The American Chiropractic Association (ACA) acknowledges the difficulties associated with implementation of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA), passed in 2010. Many exchanges are down to only one plan available to consumers and premiums have skyrocketed since the law has been in effect. “The bill passed May 5th by the House of Representatives needs further work to truly …

American Chiropractic Association Partnership with MeyerDC

American Chiropractic Association

The largest professional association in the U.S. representing doctors of chiropractic.

Helping Co-Workers

A Practical Guide to Hacking Compassion in the Workplace

What is Compassion Compassion is simply caring in action. When we notice that people around are going through challenges, and we respond with an intent to help them out of their challenges, we are being compassionate. We are also being compassionate when we notice and respond kindly to our own challenges (self-compassion). Compassion is part of our human nature, and …

Dr. Immanual Joseph

Dr. Immanual Joseph

PhD., CPC, ELI-MP and Co-founder/Visionary Kulture Of Kindness

Shoes

Study Recap: Orthosis-Shaped Sandals Are as Efficacious as In-Shoe Orthoses and Better than Flat Sandals for Plantar Heel Pain

Bill Vicenzino (1), Thomas G. McPoil (1, 2), Aoife Stephenson (1), Sanjoy K. Paul (3) 1) University of Queensland, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, St Lucia, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia 2) Regis University, Rueckert-Hartman College for Health Professions, Denver, Colorado, United States of America 3) QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute, Brisbane, Herston, Queensland, Australia Plantar heel pain that is present on first …

Dr. McPoil

Dr. Tom McPoil

PhD, Physical Therapist Specializing in Foot & Ankle Disorders

Men's Health Month

Men’s Health Month: Taking Ownership of Your Health

June is Men’s Health Month. Wearing blue to show your support is a great thing – personally, it is my favorite color, looks good on most people and is easy to coordinate. The best way to show your support, however, is to take proactive steps to literally support and help your patients take control of their health. Most of them …

Matt Kraft

Matt Kraft

Nutritional Consultation Specialist for MeyerDC

Patients seen by a Chiropractor have 55% less likelihood of filling an Opioid prescription!

NEW STUDY CONFIRMS: Patients seen by a Chiropractor have 55% less likelihood of filling an Opioid prescription!

The US is in a massive Opioid crisis. Opioid prescriptions for musculoskeletal conditions is only exceeded by opioid prescriptions for cancer patients. We know that not only the drugs don’t solve the underlying issue causing the pain, but they have harmful addictive effects. Recently at the DC2017 conference, Dr. James Whedon presented his study of over 12,000 subjects which revealed …

Dr Jay Greenstein Chiropractor DC

Dr. Jay Greenstein

Doctor of Chiropractic, CEO, Sport and Spine Rehab & Founder and President of the Sport and Spine Rehab Clinical Research Foundation.

Tips For Retailing Products

Tips for Selling Products in Your Practice

I recently had a conversation that went like this: “I’ve never really had good in-office retail sales of products I offer and recommend.” “Really?” I said, “How do you display products in your clinic that your patients can purchase from you?” The DC replied, “Ummm… display?” It seems pretty self-explanatory, but I think a lot of providers fall into this same trap… …

What is a Differentiator for those who Succeed?

What is a Differentiator for those who Succeed?

People function and interact with influence from our personality (human behavior profile), intellect (IQ) and our emotions. (Figure 1) We have a natural tendency for our behavior, but also a learned behavior model. Just as we can learn to increase our intellect, we can learn how to improve our communication and emotional behaviors. Why is it that even though someone is popular, …

David S. Myers

Dr. David S. Myers

PT, DPT, OCS, CIMT, ATC/L

Good Posture is Always Worth Thinking About

Good Posture is Always Worth Thinking About

Although May is Posture Month, people in our industry spread the word all year long about the topic. It isn’t news to chiropractors that good posture brings with it joint protection, increased energy and the prevention of muscle pain, but patients can always use a reminder. The information in the graphics below might be just what your patients need to …

Dr Ray Foxworth Chiropractor ChiroHealthUSA

Dr. Ray Foxworth

Doctor of Chiropractic, President of ChiroHealthUSA

Is your Coffee part of the 1%?

Is Your Coffee Part of the 1%?

STEP 1: THE PURITY HEALTH PROFILE Each season we lab test high-altitude, organically grown Arabica beans from farms around the world to determine which coffees meet or exceed Purity’s standards. From Indonesia to Costa Rica, from Ethiopia to Brazil, our mission is to find the highest quality coffee that fit the 5 criteria of our Purity Health Profile. THE 5 …

The DC Aligned Team

The DC Aligned Team

Members of MeyerDC, a leading chiropractic distributor.

Five Things You Didn't Know About Posture

Five Things You Didn’t Know About Posture

As the old saying goes “you can’t fix what you don’t know is broken.” Below are five facts your patients probably don’t know about posture. It’s our job to educate our patients to the best of our ability, so pass along this information in honor of Posture Month! Here’s something else for your patients to remember. While they’re at work, …

Dr Ray Foxworth Chiropractor ChiroHealthUSA

Dr. Ray Foxworth

Doctor of Chiropractic, President of ChiroHealthUSA