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July 15, 2019

How do older adults fare after hip fracture?

Research summary from the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society

Cannabis: Misinformation about CBD can be life-threatening

We need many more funded research studies to fully understand exactly how CBD might play a role in the treatment of opioid use disorder.

Toronto geriatric hospital lets go 150 workers for alleged benefits fraud

A leading geriatric health-care facility has fired, or accepted the resignations of, about 150 employees amid allegations they defrauded their benefits plan of millions of dollars over the past eight years.
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Spinal manipulation and migrane pain

Impact of spinal manipulation on migraine pain & disability

Approximately 38 million adults in the United States are reported to suffer from migraine headaches, of which 91% experience migraine-associated disability (1-3). Pharmacological treatments represent the first-line treatment for many migraine sufferers; however, approximately 40% of patients with episodic migraine symptoms have unmet treatment needs. One-third of this group report dissatisfaction with current treatment and half report headache-associated disability. As such, alternative treatments to the traditional pharmacological approach are warranted. » Read more...

Life West's The Wave

Date: Aug. 16-18
Location: Oakland, CA
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The National Chiropractic Conference

Date: Aug. 22-25
Location: Orlando, FL
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CMCC 15th annual Back Swing '19

Date: Sept. 12
Location: Kelowna, B.C.
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