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By James Edwards, DC
Several changes were adopted at the July 2014 Council on Chiropractic Education (CCE) meeting regarding the number of councilors and who will elect them, along with establishing long-overdue term limits. While those actions are just a "baby step" in the right direction, their importance is that they finally address the paramount issue of governance.
By K. Jeffrey Miller, DC, DABCO
The Wong-Baker FACES Pain Rating Scale is so useful because it can be used by almost anyone. Patients can use the numbers associated with the faces depicted on the scale or select the face that demonstrates their current level of pain from 0-10. Use of the scale is especially helpful with young patients or if a language barrier exists.
By William E. Morgan, DC and Amin Javid, DC
In previous articles in this series, we expounded on the importance of the gluteus maximus (GM) in athletic performance and protecting the knee from injury. We also know there is a link between iliotibial band syndrome and GM weakness. The famous spinal researcher, Stuart McGill, has coined the phrase "gluteal amnesia" to describe GM inhibition.
By David Seaman, DC, MS, DABCN
The relationship between gastrointestinal (GI) complaints and back pain is not typically written about or discussed. However, this is an important issue because GI complaints are a common condition in general; and for women in particular, GI complaints are associated with low back pain.
By Kristen Bobik, DC, DABCA
How you sleep, how easily you wake up, and how much energy and stamina you have during the day are directly related to levels of the thyroid hormones. The thyroid is heavily involved in many more processes in the body as well.
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By Mark Charrette, DC
Foot pain can interfere significantly with normal activities and severely limit participation in sports. Metatarsalgia is foot pain involving the metatarsal bones in the forefoot – the complaint of pain on the bottom of the ball of the foot. Metatarsalgia may be due to overuse of the foot during sports, improper footwear, excessive weight, foot subluxations or other factors. The underlying cause is often faulty foot mechanics; the most common problem is excessive pronation.
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