3rd Annual PBCS Seminar and Workshop in Tampa, Florida

2017 PBCS Seminar Recap

The Professional Baseball Chiropractic Society recently conducted their 3rd annual PBCS Seminar and Workshop in Tampa, Florida. The event took place over 3 days and was hosted by the New York Yankees at their beautiful spring training stadium, George M. Steinbrenner Field as well as the Laser Spine Institute at their brand-new facility that was built last year. One of the …

Dr Rick Bishop Chiropractor Professional Baseball Society

Dr. Rick Bishop

D.C., CCSP, Director of the Professional Baseball Chiropractic Society, Owner of Cornerstone Chiropractic Center

Shockwave Therapy can effectively treat Plantar Fasciitis

Shockwave Therapy Can Effectively Treat Plantar Fasciitis

Ultrasonographic Evaluation of Low Energy Extracorporeal PulseActivatedTherapy (EPAT) for Chronic Plantar Fasciitis By Robert Gordon, MD; Charles Wong, BHSc; Eric J. Crawford, BHSc Toronto, Canada FOOT & ANKLE INTERNATIONAL ©2012 by the American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society DOI: 10.3113/FAI.2012.0202 Background: Ultrasonographic measurement of the plantar fascia can be used to objectively diagnose plantar fasciitis. The purpose of this study was …

Dr. Rob Gordon

Dr. Rob Gordon

MD, FRCS(C), diploma of Sports Medicine

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.

Feed Your Concussion

Reviewing Nutrition and Its Role in Brain Recovery

The brain is the most nutrient-dependent, energy-dependent and stress-vulnerable organ in the body. When it’s damaged by a concussion, providing it immediately with the right nutrients to maintain energy levels and reduce stress is crucial for speedy recovery without lingering symptoms. The standard medical advice for treating the acute phase of a concussion is rest, with a gradual return to …

Dr. Robert Silverman

Dr. Robert Silverman

DC, MS, CNS, CCN, CSCS, CKTP, CES, CIISN, DACBN, DCBCN, HKC, SASTM

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, …

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Thinking Outside the Body: External Control Cues for Lower Limb Rehab

Motor Control – defined as “conscious (intentional) or unconscious brain activation to coordinate the trunk and/or limbs to perform a motor skill or action” – is a popular topic in movement performance and rehabilitative research. Research over the last 10 years seems to indicate that “external cues” (in which the individual’s attention is drawn an object or mental image outside …

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Eric Dinkins

PT, MSPT, OCS, Cert.MT, CMP, MCTA, CCI

HYPERICE Advanced Recovery

Hot (and Cold) New Products from HYPERICE

Some like it hot, some like it cold. These brand new products from HYPERICE will make everyone happy. The VENOM is a wearable back massager that combines heat and vibration for the ultimate, portable massage. Hypersoothe is an all-natural lightweight cooling cream that relieves and relaxes sore, stiff muscles and joints. The VENOM Welcome patients to their appointments by wrapping …

Fusionetics Youth Soccer Partnership Movement Assessments for Injury Prevention

U.S. Youth Soccer Launches Partnership with Fusionetics to Keep Young Athletes Healthy

Did you know more than 50,000 young soccer players leave the sport each year due to injury on the field? Find out how Fusionetics wants to change that.

Mike Clark PT Fusionetics NASM

Dr. Mike Clark

Chairman, Founder and CEO of Fusionetics. Regarded as one of the top experts in human movement science. Dr. Clark founded the National Academy of Sports Medicine, has been the Physical Therapist for the Phoenix Suns for 13 seasons, and served as a sports medicine professional at two Olympic Games. He is also a specialist and consultant to numerous pro teams and athletes.