Oxygenated glycerol triesters (OGTs) and menthol shown to provide better pain relief than mentholated cream alone

In light of concern regarding OTC pain relievers, topical analgesics present an important option for the treatment of acute and chronic pain. Pain is one of the most undertreated healthcare problems in the world. It is also among the most common reasons for patients to seeking health care. When it comes to treating pain, the goals depend on the nature …

Exacerbation of Inflammation by Aggressive Cold Therapy: Preventing Microcellular Ice Crystal Injury

Exacerbation of Inflammation by Aggressive Cold Therapy: Preventing Microcellular Ice Crystal Injury. An Alternative to Conventional R.I.C.E. Therapy Stuart Tomares, M.D. Abstract Exposure to sub-0°C temperatures has long been known to cause mammalian tissue damage and cell death (frostbite). The biological mechanisms of such injury were elucidated in the 1970s and 1980s in research into the viability of cold storage …

Dr. Stuart Tomares

Doctor of Medicine, Founder and CEO of übertherm LLC

The mission of MedZone® is to make EveryBODY™ Feel Better

PainZone is a premium topical analgesic that helps patients with: aches, pains, soreness, arthritis symptoms and provides deep penetrating relief for back pain. PainZone also offers great retail sales opportunities for chiropractors and professionals who need a quality product to use and sell to patients. PainZone is not sold in retail stores. PainZone is available to professional practices for doctor’s …

Dr. Jeff Poplarski

D.C., Sports Chiropractor

How Oil, Oxygen & Sunshine make for a powerful combination

PRODUCT SPOTLIGHT: OxyRub PRO In the 1950s and 60s, Professor Pierre Baranger – a member of the Pasteur Institute’s scientific team – traveled throughout India studying the healing powers of chaulmoogra oils. These oils were known throughout the East for their exceptional restorative virtues, including relief from joint, muscle, tendon, and even bone aches. Upon further study into the healing …

Dr John Pecora Chiropractor

Dr. John Pecora

Doctor of Chiropractic, MeyerDC Vice President, Managing Editor, Communities and Education

Product Spotlight: Purity Coffee

The World’s Healthiest Coffee In a recent test of coffee brands, Purity Coffee was ranked highest in antioxidant levels. Purity also tested free of all contaminants, including mold, ochratoxin A and yeast. No other coffee can make that claim. Knowing that coffee is a pivotal part of the Western diet, I wanted to provide the best quality for my family. So …

Andrew Salisbury

CEO and Co-Founder of Purity Coffee

Study Review: Effects of Exercise on Posture and Chest Function

The Study: Effect of thorax correction exercises on flexed posture and chest function in older women with age-related hyperkyphosis  The Facts: The authors looked at the effect of exercises on the hyperkyphosis and chest function in older women. All subjects were over 65 years of age. 41 women were divided into exercise and control groups. The exercise group performed “breathing …

Dr Mark Payne Chiropractor Matlin Manufacturing Co

Dr. Mark Payne

Doctor of Chiropractic, Founder and President Matlin Mfg Inc., Publisher and Editor in Chief of ScienceInBrief.com

A novel approach to the treatment of neck pain and postural dysfunction

Expanding Ellipsoidal Decompression (EED®) of the Spine Synopsis: A novel approach to the treatment of neck pain and postural dysfunction – via a self-administered therapy – provides an immediate treatment effect in the form of disc positional and conformational changes. Clinical Report Over the last several decades, there has been a growing recognition of the important role that posture plays in …

Dr. Marovino

Dr. Tiziano Marovino

DPT, MPH, DAIPM

What do the 3 best athletes in the world have in common?

Recently, Lebron James was spotted in Las Vegas wearing our custom made HyperIce Ice Compression Technology. On the same day, the HyperIce VYPER was mentioned in a Sports Illustrated article titled “Living Like Tom” – in which SI writer Greg Bisop documented what it’s like to undertake Tom Brady’s daily workout and recovery regimen. “[Body coach David] Merson and I …

Dr John Pecora Chiropractor

Dr. John Pecora

Doctor of Chiropractic, MeyerDC Vice President, Managing Editor, Communities and Education

How to create extra revenue with in-office retail

We all know that selling retail products can be a great source of extra revenue, but how can we be successful if clients can get the same or similar products online? Below are some insights successful companies use to win customers without heavily discounting. #1 The majority of purchases are impulse buys According to research, most purchases are unplanned ‘impulse …

Friederike Aprea

Vice President of Marketing Strategy and Business Development at WebExercises, Inc.

Did you know China-Gel was developed by a Chiropractor?

Have you ever used a topical pain reliever with your instrument assisted technique or while you were performing manual therapy? Hear from Dr. Alan Sokoloff (who works with numerous professional athletes) describe why he prefers to use China-Gel with his IASTM. Have you tried China-Gel? China-Gel is an herbal, greaseless therapeutic gel that combines modern technology with the ancient pain-relieving …

Dr Alan Sokoloff Chiropractor Baltimore Ravens

Dr. Alan Sokoloff

Doctor of Chiropractic, DACBSP, Diplomat of the American Chiropractic Board of Sports Physicians, team chiropractor for the Baltimore Ravens, POWERplay in Sports executive board member.