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The Application of Whole Body Vibration

Posted by PHS Chiropractic on Monday, July 17, 2017

When skeptics hear the term “vibration” a red flag goes up, because that is a common term used in pseudoscientific jargon. Vibrations are often used to refer vaguely to energy or some physical or even spiritual property that cannot be detected, and is used in a hand-waving manner to explain extraordinary claims.

Your patients need more Vitamin K

Posted by PHS Chiropractic on Tuesday, July 11, 2017

This article excerpt was written by Tina Beychok on June 29, 2017 and was published by Chiroeco.com and can be found here.

When you ask your patients about the vitamins they are taking, you should not be surprised for them to quickly rattle off a list of vitamin A through vitamin E. However, if you ask them about vitamin K, odds are exceptionally high that your patients will respond with a puzzled look and say, “What’s that? I’ve never heard of it.”

Turn Chiropractic Unbelievers Into Believers

Posted by PHS Chiropractic on Monday, July 10, 2017

It's inevitable: Chiropractors seem to meet people regularly who say they don't believe in chiropractic. 

Want to turn the unbelievers into believers? Statistical data has shown over and over again that chiropractic is successful in reducing pain and that patients of chiropractic are very satisfied. Here are just a few examples: 

Choosing an Adjusting Table

Posted by PHS Chiropractic on Wednesday, July 05, 2017

Fit. Whether it’s our clothing or a new piece of equipment, we all want a good fit. It’s a very important consideration, especially for chiropractors. A treatment table is one of the most important purchases a DC will make, so it is crucial to carefully consider how a potential table will fit your practice, your techniques, your patients and your budget. Steve Keller of ACA Today breaks down today’s tables to help you find the right fit for you.

The Age of Chiropractic Specialization

Posted by PHS Chiropractic on Friday, June 09, 2017

Are you “keeping up with the Jones'”? ChiroEco.com reports the results from its annual survey of chiropractors and finds that many DCs are using specialization to help grow their practices, boosting patient numbers, billing and collection.

Protect Your Investment in Equipment

Posted by PHS Chiropractic on Monday, June 05, 2017

So, you’ve outfitted your office with the latest adjusting tables, decompression tables, laser therapy and soft tissue tools, but are you properly protecting your investment? 

What is iTRAC® Therapy and Why Would You Need It?

Posted by Jarrod Nichols, DC, CSCS on Monday, May 22, 2017

iTRAC® Therapy involves a uniquely designed device meant to restore normal positioning of your neck and head. When you practice forward head posture out of habit or due to spine misalignment, the resulting strain and stress on your vertebral discs, back/neck muscles and neck ligaments can cause chronic pain, neck stiffness, temporomandibular disorder (TMJ) and headaches. In addition, abnormal neck and head posture makes soft tissues in the neck and upper shoulders vulnerable to suffering injuries that increase pain, headache and TMJ symptoms.

3 Tips to Improve Posture

Posted by Jarrod Nichols, DC, CSCS on Monday, May 22, 2017

When it comes to your neck and back pain, your chiropractor wants you to know that posture plays a huge role in your overall wellness. All of those times your mother told you to "stop slouching" and "sit up straight," she was actually giving you good advice. If you are struggling to maintain your chiropractic adjustments or are finding that back pain and neck pain are common problems for you, the team at Nichols Chiropractic, a Manhattan, KS chiropractic clinic, wants you to know these three tips for improving your posture.

Proper Upholstery Care

Posted by PHS Chiropractic on Thursday, April 20, 2017

Day in and day out, your chiropractic table will endure beatings from multiple bodies. To sustain such use, your table must remain in the best possible condition. No matter how valuable your equipment, it is important to do everything possible to ensure a long life

All About Your ErgoStyle Table [video blog]

Posted by PHS Chiropractic on Thursday, April 13, 2017

The Ergostyle Adjusting Table line has engineered a product that allows the doctor to deliver and adjustment like never before. What makes the ErgoStyle Table line stand out from others? The first thing are the features. All ErgoStyle tables include seamless multi-density cushions, ergonomic control placement, robotically welded, powder coated frames, upgradeable modular drop and headpiece design and a whisper-quiet electric or hydraulic motors for quick, powerful elevation and tilt.