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April 29, 2019

Despite transition period, maximal running shoes may still increase risk of injury

A six-week transition period did not help wearers adjust to "maximal" running shoes, indicating that increased impact forces and loading rates caused by the shoe design do not change over time, a new study from Oregon State University -- Cascades has found.

Which car crashes cause traumatic brain injury?

UA researchers are developing a tool to calculate the likelihood of traumatic brain injury after a vehicle collision.

Skipping breakfast associated with higher risk of cardiovascular death

Eating breakfast every day has always been considered an important part of a healthy lifestyle, but a new study from the University of Iowa shows just how important it is.
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Negotiating leases

5 mistakes chiropractors make when negotiating their lease renewal

One of the biggest mistakes is assuming that everything will go smoothly. Rarely do things ever go as planned and you always have to account for Murphy’s Law. Renewing your commercial lease takes just as much time, effort, negotiating expertise and careful consideration as your initial lease, if not more. The following are just five of the most common oversights we have witnessed of chiropractic tenants. Please don’t make these same mistakes. » Read more...
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Breastfeeding should be a pain-free and peaceful experience. Over 90% of new mothers have difficulties breastfeeding within 3 days after birth, with only 13% exclusively breastfeeding until the recommended 6 months. To breastfeed properly, babies should be able to turn their heads side-to-side and able to bring their head back (into extension), and open their mouth wide. A deep latch allows babies to drink milk with ease. Attendees will walk away with a better understanding of breastfeeding ergonomics, and the collaborative opportunities that exists between chiropractors and dentists, doctors, lactation consultants, occupational therapists, speech language therapists, and feeding specialists. >> Register now