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Each year MacPractice reminds our clients of the importance of regular backups in celebration of World Backup Day on March 31. A practice’s backup “hygiene” is key to saving the data and patient health information stored in the MacPractice database, including any x-rays, digital radiography, insurance card scans, or other images that you have attached to patients’ accounts. As your data’s care and keeping...

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5 Reasons To Choose Chiropractic Care After An Auto Accident
Apr09

5 Reasons To Choose Chiropractic Care After An Auto Accident

Car accidents happen every day in the United States, leaving people injured and needing quality medical care. Many people feel fine after car accidents, especially minor ones, and refuse medical treatment. But within a few hours or days, they finally begin to feel the effects of the accident. If you don’t seek care for your injuries after an auto accident, they can turn into chronic issues you have to deal with for the rest of...

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Strong support for routine use of radiological imaging in chiropractic?
Mar31

Strong support for routine use of radiological imaging in chiropractic?

This recent article is truly remarkable: There is a faction within the chiropractic profession passionately advocating against the routine use of X-rays in the diagnosis, treatment and management of patients with spinal disorders (aka subluxation). These activists reiterate common false statements such as “there is no evidence” for biomechanical spine assessment by X-ray, “there are no guidelines” supporting routine imaging, and also...

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Chiropractic / Natural Healing Office Replaces WiFi with Hardwired Internet, Has Visitors Leave Cell Phones at the Door – Activist Post
Mar26

Chiropractic / Natural Healing Office Replaces WiFi with Hardwired Internet, Has Visitors Leave Cell Phones at the Door – Activist Post

Government, independent and industry funded research has determined that exposure to cell phone radiation and other sources of wireless can increase cancer risk (see 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8) and cause other health issues.  In fact, the U.S. has identified Electromagnetic Sensitivity (aka EMF Sensitivity) as a federally recognized disability.  Even so, federal guidelines for wireless exposure haven’t been updated in decades (see 1, 2,...

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I Never Thought I’d Need a Chiropractor. And Now I’m Hooked on the Experience at Higher Health Chiropractic
Mar22

I Never Thought I’d Need a Chiropractor. And Now I’m Hooked on the Experience at Higher Health Chiropractic

Higher Health made a Chiropractic Believer out of Me How I Went from Zero Chiropractic Experience to Full On Patient About a month ago I was clueless about chiropractors. I knew their work had something to do with pain — back pain, maybe? But I truly had no idea how or what chiropractors actually did. Then my back started to hurt. And I was getting these minor, but persistent headaches almost daily. My friend recommended calling a...

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Chiropractic Is an Excellent First Choice for Low Back Pain

The current available research notes that 52% of all opioid prescriptions are for patients with low back pain, and over two million Americans suffer from opioid use disorder (OUD), with 47,000 dying from OUD in 2017. In light of the opioid epidemic, the high cost of diagnostic tests and invasive treatment, and the low level of patient satisfaction with such care, researchers from the Boston University School of Public Health set out...

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