View As Webpage | View Archives | Email a Friend

MMMM d, yyyy

Canadian Chiropractor wants your feedback

The 2017 Annual Canadian Chiropractor Practice Trends Survey is ready for your feedback. This survey will help provide a snapshot of the Canadian chiropractic market and the profession. Take a moment to answer our survey and be entered for a chance to win an Apple Watch Nike+.

Worse post-surgery pain for patients with opioid history: study

Patients taking prescription opioids before knee replacement operation has poorer pain outcomes six months post-surgery, according to a study published May 17 in The Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery.

Study underway to probe effectiveness of PEMF on osteoarthritis

The Center for Joint Preservation at the Rubin Institute for Advanced Orthopedics at Sinai Hospital in Maryland is participating in a clinical study to assess the effectiveness and safety of pulsed electromagnetic field technology (PEMF) for osteoarthritis of the knee.

Red Cross official says first aiders can say no to risky CPR

A Canadian Red Cross official says he sympathizes with a Manitoba postal worker who refused to perform CPR on a woman he feared might have overdosed on fentanyl.
Sponsor's Message 
Chiro Bookstore

Osteopathy for the Over 50s

Although textbooks on the subject of Osteopathy have been in print for over 100 years, there is little material specifically addressing the treatment of adults over the age of 50, in spite of the increase in this demographic group.

This book is intended to provide a study of the biomechanics and physiology of somatic dysfunction as it relates to individuals over the age of 50.

Practitioners require information about the diagnosis of somatic dysfunction and application of osteopathic manipulative treatment specifically as it relates to this age group – and this is where this book is invaluable. >> Learn More
Featured News 
Feature News

Integration needed to improve Alberta’s health-care system: Auditor General

Alberta's auditor general is calling for immediate action to improve a health-care system he says is still falling short despite years of recommendations on how to make it better. Merwan Saher says too many roadblocks continue to prevent the government and health providers from working together to give people the best quality of care possible. » Read more...

Torque Release Technique Workshop

Juen 17, 2017
Location: 950 W Broadway#204, Vancouver
» Learn more

Minds That Matter - The Wave 2017

August 4-6, 2017
Location: The Hyatt Regency San Francisco Airport, CA
» Learn more