the evidence based chiropractor

170- The Link Between Posture and Respiratory Function

As smartphones and tablets have crept into our daily life, the structural and functional effects of these devices are starting to take shape. Tech neck and postural changes due to forward head posture have increasingly become a painful reminder of our technology-driven modern world. 

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Effect of forward head posture on thoracic shape and respiratory function

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169- Performance Benefits of Dynamic Stretching

Discover the research showcasing how, and why, dynamic stretching is so much better than static stretching pre-workout.

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Dynamic vs. static-stretching warm up: the effect on power and agility performance.

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164- Brain Aging, Diet, and Exercise

New research has discovered the ten key factors in brain aging- and how diet and exercise play a huge role in its development.

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Hallmarks of Brain Aging: Adaptive and Pathological Modification by Metabolic States

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163- Do You Know the Lifetime Value of a Patient?

When marketing your chiropractic practice, it's critical to know the lifetime value of a patient. Knowing the lifetime value will give you a competitive advantage, allowing you to drive down the cost of acquisition and the ability to scale.

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Chiropractor Guide to Understanding PPC Advertising via Empirical360

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162- Disc Herniations and SI Hypomobility

Check out the amazing decreases in pain and disability when both the lumbar spine and SI joint are adjusted.

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160- The State of Chiropractic Around the World with WFC Secretary General Dr. Richard Brown

What is the status of chiropractic around the world? Listen in this week to hear insights and discover exciting news from the World Federation of Chiropractic Secretary General, Dr. Richard Brown.

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World Federation of Chiropractic

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152- The 5 Steps to Create Compelling Chiropractic Content

Creating content online is crucial to becoming the leading healthcare influencer in your community. Discover the five steps to create content (and a free content calendar) in this weeks episode!

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147- What's Wrong with Placebo?

This week we explore the research of placebo and chiropractic care. Can a chiropractic adjustment outperform placebo in a double blind study? And, can you guess which commonly perform spinal procedure may rely VERY heavily on the placebo effect?

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Back pain? Try some placebo surgery

Spinal high-velocity low amplitude manipulation in acute nonspecific low back pain: a double-blinded randomized controlled trial in comparison with diclofenac and placebo.

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144- 7 Key MRI Findings You Need to Know

Here are seven key findings you need to look for when examining the vertebral discs on MRI. These have been found be the most highly correlated to pain and dysfunction.

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Correlation of pain with objective quantification of magnetic resonance images in older adults with chronic low back pain.

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143- Keys to Hypergrowth with Dr. David Touhill of Dr. Axe

Dr. Dave Touhill has been the strategic lead at some of the fastest growing healthcare companies in the world including Dr. Axe, ChiroCEO, and 10X Doctor. In this episode we break down marketing strategies for you and your practice.

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Connect with Dr. Dave on his website

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142- Before Your Next Cervical Adjustment

New research shows spinal instability in over 65% of people with rheumatoid arthritis.

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Cervical spine instability in the course of rheumatoid arthritis – imaging methods

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141- Chiropractic Tied to Less Adverse Drug Events

Discover the new research showing a 51% decrease for an adverse drug event for recipients of chiropractic care.

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Association Between Utilization of Chiropractic Services for Treatment of Low Back Pain and Risk of Adverse Drug Events.

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139- Chiropractic and the American Medical Association

In 2017, the American Medial Association published an editorial by Dr. Richard Deyo, MD, MPH. Discover what he said, and how it impacts your practice on this weeks' episode. 

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The Role of Spinal Manipulation in the Treatment of Low Back Pain

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138- The Future of Core Stability

This week I got the chance to sit down and talk with Dr. Scott Bertrand, a chiropractor and inventor of the AllCore360. 

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Get free information about the AllCore360 by clicking here.

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135- Leveraging Social Media in Your Practice

A how-to episode regarding social media for the modern, evidence-based chiropractor. This week I break down specific strategies to get the most impact online. 

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The Smart Chiropractor A social media content program for modern, evidence-based chiropractors

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134- Adjustments, Exercise, and Leg Pain

Discover the fantastic research showcasing that adding chiropractic adjustments to home exercise yields statistically and clinically significant benefits! 

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spinal manipulation and home exercise with advice for subacute and chronic back related leg pain

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132- Context for MD/DC Relationships

This week we look at a few key pieces of research that build the context for current MD/DC relationships (and how you can use these to build referral channels)!

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Restriction in lateral bending range of motion, lumbar lordosis, and hamstring flexibility predicts the development of low back pain: a systematic review of prospective cohort studies

Does maintained spinal manipulation therapy for chronic nonspecific low back pain result in better long-term outcome?

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131- Maximizing Your Personal Injury with Perry Rickel

Join me for a chat with Marrick Medical CEO Perry Rickel. Marrick Medical's unique model can help you improve your cash flow and reduce your risk with personal injury cases. For a free, no obligation look at their proprietary software (which has typically only been accessed by large MD and DO practices) click here

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Click here for a look behind the scenes at Marrick Medical's unique portal which allows you to expedite cash flow and reduce risk with personal injury cases. 

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130- Clinical Predictors of Low Back Pain

A recent research article from BioMed Central found three key factors that can predict the development of low back pain. In this episode we dive into the clinical relevance of all three! 

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Restriction in lateral bending range of motion, lumbar lordosis, and hamstring flexibility predicts the development of low back pain: a systematic review of prospective cohort studies

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127- Why You Need to Add Chiropractic to Usual Medical Care

Breaking research you don't want to miss. This new study shows a statistically significant reduction in pain when chiropractic care was added to usual medical care. 

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Effect of Usual Medical Care Plus Chiropractic Care vs Usual Medical Care Alone on Pain and Disability Among US Service Members With Low Back Pain

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