Tag: chiropractors

Check out this terrific Olympics commercial that speaks loudly about how chiropractors help athletes.

  Check out this terrific Olympics commercial that speaks loudly about how chiropractors help athletes. Chiropractors are known for helping athletes recover quickly and perform at athletic events.  In my years as a sports chiropractor, it was the chiropractor that often had a line waiting to see them as they help athletes.  Athletes understood that the chiropractor knew what to do to help them at a live event. Sports Chiropractic began in NJ with a chiropractor/physical therapist named Joe Santiago.    Joe taught me when I got my sports certification and I was grateful to have known him.   His sons, Read More »

Important news for anyone in the School Employee Health Benefits Plan (SEHBP).

Important news for anyone in the School Employee Health Benefits Plan (SEHBP). Here we go again.   Last year Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shields wanted to use American Specialty Health to manage care which was proven to be a really bad idea.  Thanks to you, it was denied by the DOBI (Department of Banking and Insurance). Those who are in education and are affected by NIA’s arrangements with Aetna know first hand that this not only does not save money but makes going to their chiropractor or therapist a constant issue with pre-denials that inappropriately restrict care. The same people who Read More »

Chiropractors and other conservative providers reduce opioid use according to a new study.

Chiropractors and other conservative providers reduce opioid use according to a new study. High profile manufacturers such as Johnson and Johnson continue to go to court because of their part in the opioid crisis, yet the problem could not have occurred without insurers and medical providers who did not understand why their patients hurt. Ironically, professions such as chiropractic have the tools to help these patients without the use of drugs or surgeries, yet, their talents are underutilized in favor of more costly and risky methods, drugs, and procedures. Giving somebody medication for the relief of pain, while ignoring the Read More »