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August 19, 2019

Over-55s shouldn't wait for retirement to make time for their health

People in middle-age need to keep up their physical activity levels if they are to enjoy a fit and healthy retirement - according to a new report from the University of East Anglia.

Letter to the Editor: A response to "What is Chiropractic?"

As an alumna of CMCC’s Class of ’99 the questions that were volleyed between my peers as graduation approached were more along the lines of whether we would have open or closed adjusting suites or which adjusting techniques we would offer. The fact that we would dedicate our professional lives to adjusting the spine (or performing spinal manipulative therapy) was never a question. I have noticed that it is different with new grads.

Synovial fluid plays key role in osteoarthritic pain, study finds

A team at the University of Cambridge has shown how, in osteoarthritis patients, the viscous lubricant that ordinarily allows our joints to move smoothly triggers a pain response from nerve cells similar that caused by chilli peppers.
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Treatment notes

Ongoing treatment notes: What to write down when there’s nothing to say

If you make the same generic entry, month after month: (Chief complaint: None, tune-up. Treatment: Adjustments), then your record keeping for these beloved patients could/should be assessed as sorely lacking and not one bit helpful in the quest to justify the care you are providing. Never forget that the quality of your work reflects the quality of notes found in your patient files. Fortunately, there are some tricks of the trade that can help with your record keeping when a regular patient comes in with absolutely nothing to complain about. » Read more...

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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