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August 6, 2019

Frailty is a medical condition, not an inevitable result of aging

Frailty is not simply an adjective associated with old age, it is a medical condition all on its own. And it has significant medical, social and economic implications.

Human torso simulator offers promise for new back brace innovations

Engineers have for the first time created a simulator mimicking the mechanical behaviour of the human torso – which could lead to innovations in the design of medical back supports.

'Kneeding' a break: First evidence ACL injuries an overuse failure

Repetitive knee stress and failure to accommodate sufficient rest between periods of strenuous exercise may be key factors behind the rapid rise in anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injuries in world sport, a new international study has found.
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Body fuel: A look at anti-inflammatory nutrition

Nutrition goes hand in hand with pain management and acts as one of the most powerful adjunctive complements to chiropractic. Promoting essential nutrition and a healthy lifestyle is an important goal and I have witnessed its profound effects on pain relief as a practising chiropractor of 30 plus years. Proper nutrition has the power to support injury recovery and rehabilitation, reduce joint and muscle pain, and boost energy while reducing fatigue. » 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: Thornhill, ON
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