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How do you deal with body pain?

Had this annoying backache for the longest time since the day we went to snoop around the huge trampoline park.

Guessing it was just a normal sprain, I didn’t get it treated, much like a stubborn old lady. 1,020 more words


Audible Popping During Spinal Manipulation: Plausible Mechanisms and Clinical Relevance

The mechanisms and clinical relevance of the audible popping or cracking sounds during high-velocity low-amplitude (HVLA) thrust manipulations of the spine or extremity joints are still not well understood. 2,508 more words


Is Chiropractic a Joke? An In-Depth Look at Chiropractic Therapy and it's Affect on Autism

When thinking of chiropractic therapy, many people immediately become squeamish, distrustful, or just ambivalent.  “I can’t stand the sound my neck makes,” “I will never go to a chiropractor again,” or “I don’t need to see one,” are all common phrases on the topic.   1,459 more words


PT Profile: David Bond

This week, we’d like you to meet David Bond, a third-year student physical therapist at the University of Washington. But he’s not your average PT student. 1,065 more words

PT Profile

Kinetic Testing of the SI Joint: Prone Kinetic Test

In the manual therapy video below, NAIOMT Faculty Stacy Soappman shows us kinetic tests of the SI joint, in this case, a prone kinetic test. 29 more words

Manual Therapy