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April 27, 2015
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F4CP reminds public on good posture with use of digital devices

The Foundation for Chiropractic Progress has urged consumers to develope long-lasting habits for good posture, following a new report which tied typical head positioning associated with the use of digital devices to increased weight and pressure on the spine, and subsequent poor posture. >> Read full article

Vancouver should shut down pot shops, not regulate them: health minister

Health Minister Rona Ambrose says the City of Vancouver should consider shutting down illegal marijuana dispensaries, rather than regulating them. Ambrose told reporters at an unrelated event in Surrey, B.C., that the city must "re-think" its plans to discuss regulating medicinal pot shops at an upcoming council meeting. >> Read full article

Opinion: High-tech care

Some doctors are taking patient care to the next level by merging personal apps with electronic health records to better monitor patient progress and, hopefully, prevent a costly trip to the emergency department. The objective is to provide health-care practitioners a clearer picture of their patients’ behaviours, conditions and symptoms beyond just a 30-minute clinic visit. >> Read full article

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Assessment, treatment of back pain in young patients

Back pain in adolescents is most prevalent between ages 13 and 15 and can vary between seven and 58 per cent, with an equal distribution between genders. Assessing and treating back pain in younger patients has inherent difficulties, from dealing with a distressed or uncooperative child/toddler to their occasional inability to localize pain. >> Learn More…

 
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WFC’s 13th Biennial Congress/EU Convention

May 13 - 16, 2015
Location: Hilton Athens Hotel, Athens, Greece >> More Info

2015 Musculoskeletal Conference

May 29, 2015
Location: Toronto Marriott Bloor Yorkville >> More Info

Canadian Chiropractor Business Forum (Hamilton)

June 13, 2015
Location: McMaster Innovation Park, Hamilton, ON >> More Info