Archive for August, 2013

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August 29th, 2013 in Resources

Some of the things chiropractors are doing behind our backs these days may surprise you. Talk to a chiropractor and you’ll hear less about traditional spinal manipulations and more about academic research and collaborative practice. Ask Greg Kawchuk about his work – he’s a chiropractor with a Ph.D. in bioengineering who holds a prestigious Canada […]

Plantar fasciitis knocking top athletes off their feet

August 21st, 2013 in Coaches Resources, Resources

ANAHEIM, Calif. — For most of this baseball season, playing a game seemed like the furthest thing from Albert Pujols’ mind when he woke up in the morning. The most pressing issue was how to stand on his feet and get to the bathroom. “You almost want to pee in your bed rather than go […]

Keeping his health in line

August 6th, 2013 in Resources

Use it or lose it. That’s the motto constantly repeated by Ed Stafford’s chiropractor, and the 92-year-old takes it to heart. Three days a week, he’s out on the golf course, chalking up nine holes; Thursday nights he can be found giving line-dancing lessons at a local seniors’ centre in Oakville. In winter he and […]