The kiio Sensor: A New Tool For Assessment of Muscle Function

Reliability, Responsiveness, and Criterion Validity of the Kiio Sensor, a New Tool for Assessment of Muscle Function Patrick Grabowski, MPT, PhD; Michelle Narveson, DPT; Stephen Siegle, DPT INTRODUCTION Musculoskeletal injuries are a leading cause of disability in the general population and U.S. military, resulting in enormous direct and indirect costs. Prerequisite to any program of injury management, from prevention to …

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

Rehab Strategies for Whiplash Associative Disorder – Part 1

W.A.D. Whiplash, known to practitioners as “WAD” or Whiplash Associative Disorder, is a collection of symptoms associated with a specific traumatic onset. If you are familiar with rehabbing this cohort, you’ll know that symptoms tend to be more chronic in nature, and it is a condition that tends to respond differently than the typical mechanical neck pain patient. This blog …

Standing Self-Myofascial Release for the Upper Extremity

The Doc N’ Roll is the world’s first standing foam roller – an exciting and effective new tool to help your patients utilize self myofascial release. Because the Doc N Roll is a stand-up foam roller, it allows you to use your body weight to leverage pressure on the muscles that are typically difficult to release. Plus it eliminates the …

Dr Craig Dossman Chiropractor

Dr. Craig Dossman, Jr

DC, Creator of Dossman Advantage Taping (DAT), Inventor of MobiLOOP and author.

DOC N ROLL

Standing Self-Myofascial Release for the Lower Extremity

Stand up foam rolling allows you to use your body weight to leverage pressure on the muscles that are typically difficult to foam roll. The Doc N’ Roll is the world’s first standing foam roller! No more lying down on filthy floors. It’s a new way to foam roll. It’s not only a muscle release station, but a stretch/flexibility station …

Dr Craig Dossman Chiropractor

Dr. Craig Dossman, Jr

DC, Creator of Dossman Advantage Taping (DAT), Inventor of MobiLOOP and author.

Painful wrist

Clinical Study Puts Biofreeze to the Test

The National Research Centre for Working Environment in Copenhagen, Denmark conducted a study comparing the efficacy of Biofreeze to a menthol-scented placebo gel. The subjects were workers who suffered from chronic pain caused by carpal tunnel syndrome. Participants in the triple-blind study reported that Biofreeze reduced their hand and wrist pain by 31%. Researchers measured the participants’ pain one, two, and …

The DC Aligned Team

The DC Aligned Team

Members of MeyerDC, a leading chiropractic distributor.

January Article Summary MeyerDC

Highlights From Our Month

Whether you think the first 31 days of January went by quickly or dragged on due to the cold temperatures, we hope you spent your time wisely! We know we did – we were busy providing high-quality products and high-quality resources for your practice…and what could be better than that? In case you missed all the articles we published this month, …

Pulsed Energy Replenisher

Phoenix Suns Head Trainer, Aaron Nelson talks about how Shaq turned him on to PEMF Therapy

When it comes to pitchmen, none are much bigger than Shaquille O’Neal. Literally and figuratively. So when the 7-foot-1, 325-pound Shaq was traded by the Miami Heat to the Phoenix Suns in February 2008, he brought with him a great piece of technology that would really help his new athletic training staff. “Shaq had been using a PER 2000 from …

Josh Silver Pulsed Energy Technologies

Josh Silver

Owner of Pulsed Energy Technologies, One of the World's Foremost Authorities on PEMF Therapy

HyperIce Venom

Heat & Vibration Recovery Technology used by Dwyane Wade

The VENOM by HyperIce is a cutting-edge, digitally connected, wearable back device that uses heat and vibration to warm up, loosen, and relax sore/stiff muscles. Manufactured using the industry’s best technology, the digital touchscreen control allows you to customize your temperature, vibration pattern, and timer for the optimal massage. Utilized by numerous professional athletes like Dwyane Wade, Blake Griffin and Patrick Peterson and rated …

Anthony Katz Hyperice

Anthony Katz

Founder, Hyperice Inc

2016 year in review

2016 Was A Great Year For Learning

2016 was quite the year for us at MeyerDC. We welcomed many new customers, increased our selection of products and boosted our online presence through this very blog. Several of you have commented, letting us know how much you’ve learned from our posts and that certain articles helped open your eyes to new trends in the industry. We’ve recapped some of …