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Hip Extension and Falls

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FIRST train pelvic control with core engagement to lock the pelvis posteriorly, and THEN focus stretch on the tight kinetic chain link, the hip, to most effectively increase hip extension- StrongPosture Pelvic Tilt training, S Weiniger StrongPosture Tilts, Hip extension and Falls... View Article

Doctors to be paid differently

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UnitedHealth, Nations largest insurer, is latest to announce fee overhaul Wall Street Journal 2/9/12 New Way to Pay Doctors According to the Wall Street Journal, UnitedHealth Group (UHC) is changing the way it compensates doctors, following similar measures by other... View Article

Rx Drug interactions

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Searching for Side Effects Achy? Dizzy? Tired? Maybe a Prescription Is Making You Sick from Wall Street Journal, 1/31/12 You’re taking a new medication and have dry mouth and feel dizzy. Want to know how many other people have reported... View Article

Seniors spend more on healthcare

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WellPoint (a MAJOR insurancer company) reported a 39% fall in profits from high medical costs for seniors, despite the trend of generally light costs seen elsewhere in the managed-care sector.  Wall Street Journal 1/26/12 The analyst’s takeaway: It’s not a... View Article

Tribes

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A friend asked me “What tribe are you from?” in response to a quip on my part.  His question hit a nerve because I’ve been a big fan of Seth Godin’s book, Tribes, and Godin’s insight into our changing interpersonal... View Article

The Republican Candidates Posture

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Some observations about our politican’s postures..not their political one, but their body posture.  

Neck Pain and Chiropractic

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NY Times: For Neck Pain, Chiropractic and Exercise Are Better Than Drugs The New York Times (1/3/12) gave an even stronger headline to the story in today’s blogpost about the Bronfort’s study showing exercise and chiropractic gave better pain relief... View Article

ACA and PosturePractices

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ACA Partners with BodyZone to Help DCs Implement Posture Assessment, Rehab into their Practices American Chiropractic Association Partners with BodyZone for PosturePractices ACA PRESS RELEASE–Nov. 21, 2011/ Arlington, Va. – The American Chiropractic Association (ACA) today announced its most recent affinity... View Article

2012 Wellness in the media

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Two out of three front page headlines from today’s WallStreetJournal/Personal section were about wellness(WSJ 1/3/12)2012 is off to a great start for wellness in the media! 1 — Why Placebos Work Wonders((The unstated implication: People may not need all the... View Article

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Chest Breathing and Posture

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Chest breathing versus belly breathing, or diaphragmatic breathing makes a significant impact on a number of health and wellbeing factors. Shallow chest breathers experience more stress, lower energy levels and now research shoes it also plays a part in posture.... View Article

Steve Jobs Presenting

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Steve Jobs inspired and changed our society in life, and his recent passing has sparked much reflection about HOW he was able to be so effective. I wanted to share this newsletter from my friend, Geeta Vora, in her 2011... View Article

Giving thanks for new posture research

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Happy Thanksgiving— I am thankful for the many wonderful things in life, one of them being the increasing amount of research on posture and motion supporting our work such as these datapoints. DataPoint: Spinal pain is associated with posture. From the... View Article