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Be Well: Acupuncture or Botox?

Acupuncture or Botox? Local Specialists Share Chinese Medicine's Best Kept Anti-Aging Secret.

March 28, 2019
Be Well: Treating Branch to Root

As the intersection of Eastern and Western medicine widens, NWHSU and Minneapolis.St.Paul Magazine explores the path to overcoming common ailments that may lead you to the acupuncturist’s office.

March 14, 2019
NWHSU's Nancy Rubin participates in FDIC's subcommittee

FDIC's Subcommittee on Supervision Modernization for the Advisory Committee on Community Banking Holds its Inaugural Meeting

March 11, 2019
NWHSU's Dale Healey: Hospital based massage therapy specific competencies

NWHSU dean Dale Healey's new publication focuses on "Hospital based massage therapy specific competencies".

March 06, 2019
Be Well: Twin Cities Clinics Join New Wave of Wellness

Offering everything from acupuncture to massage therapy, chiro to shiatsu, local providers of natural treatments are poised to reshape the healthcare landscape. NWHSU helps Minneapolis.St.Paul Magazine highlight just a few of them.

February 28, 2019
Be Well: Your Top Ten Questions about Cupping Therapy, Answered

What does it treat? Is it safe? Does it hurt? Mpls.St.Paul Magazine asked experts at NWHSU to break down the basics of this skin-suctioning therapy—and why it’s more than a buzzy wellness trend.

February 15, 2019
How to shop for top-notch acupuncture treatments

Many health care providers see acupuncture as a possible tool to battle the U.S. opioid epidemic.

February 06, 2019
NWHSU Alum receives Delegate of the Year award from ACA

American Chiropractic Association Presented its 2019 Annual Awards, naming NWHSU alum Marcus Nynas as Delegate of the Year.

January 25, 2019
ACA Elects NWHSU's Michele Maiers as Vice President

The American Chiropractic Association Elects New President, Board Members, and NWHSU's Michele Maiers as Vice President.

January 25, 2019
Neuroscience 101: Understanding Opioid Addiction and How Chiropractic Can Help

Dynamic Chiropractic on how chiropractic can help with opioid addiction.

January 23, 2019
NWHSU Chiropractic students help advocate in Washington, DC this week

Chiropractors Advocate for Increased Coverage of Non-drug Pain Management for Seniors, Military Retirees.

January 18, 2019
The Value of Chiropractic Gains Recognition in Nationally Published Research

Foundation for Chiropractic Progress shares how the release of four new studies highlighting a more patient-centered care model, including chiropractic care, proves to be an impressive win-win for all.

January 10, 2019
Be Well: The Science Behind Massage

It may sound like magic, but touch therapy can both heal and prevent pain. NWHSU and MSP Mag explain how it works.

January 04, 2019
NWHSU alum helps direction national health care institute

In the ever-changing world of U.S. health care, Christine Goertz, a graduate of Northwestern Health Sciences University is playing a major role helping patients and providers make the best treatment decisions.

December 14, 2018
NWHSU alum opening chiropractic office in Carver

Chiropractic Specialists of Jordan is opening a new Carver satellite clinic in January 2019.

November 30, 2018
NWHSU offers Doctor of Chinese Medicine degree

Program blends traditional healing techniques with modern health-care practices at NWHSU.

November 14, 2018
NWHSU leaders, staffers to present at London conference

NWHSU will be well represented at the 10th Education Conference of the World Federation of Chiropractic and the Association of Chiropractic this week in London.

October 24, 2018
Northwestern professor advises state on worker health

NWHSU's Osterbauer named to panel overseeing workers’ compensation, injury issues.

October 02, 2018
Be Well: The Latest Tools Being Used by Chiropractors

High-Tech Treatments: The Latest Tools Being Used by Chiropractors by Minneapolis.St.Paul Magazine in the newest edition of Be Well featuring NWHSU experts!

September 27, 2018
NWHSU and AIHM: Transforming Health Care at annual conference

NWHSU recognized as integrative care leader as person-centered approach is highlighted in new film shown at the national AIHM conference.

September 25, 2018
Be Well: How Chiropractic Care Can Relieve Pregnancy-Related Issues

Minneapolis.St.Paul Magazine's newest Be Well article, "Baby Steps: How Chiropractic Care Can Relieve Pregnancy-Related Issues" features experts from NWHSU!

July 12, 2018
NWHSU Alum featured on KARE TV News: Treating pain without drugs

Nikki Vanecek, NWHSU alum, talked with KARE TV news on how acupuncture can used to reduce pain and improve health.

July 09, 2018
NWHSU's WorkSiteRight offers career opportunities

New on-site health initiative attracts business interest, creating jobs, internships.

July 03, 2018
NWHSU dean helps to push for hospital massage standards

Dale Healey, Dean of the College of Health & Wellness at NWHSU, is part of a national team developing universally accepted competency standards for massage in hospitals.

May 23, 2018
Be Well: 5 Chiropractic Myths, Debunked

Dr. Tolu Oyelowo of NWHSU corrects some of the most common misconceptions about Chiropractic with Minneapolis.St.Paul Magazine's Be Well.

May 25, 2018
Northwestern is represented well at global health summit

NWHSU President and CEO Chris Cassirer and Executive Director of Research and Innovation Michele Maiers are attending the 71st World Health Assembly in Geneva, Switzerland.

May 25, 2018
Most Treatment for Back Pain is Wrong

Dr. Michele Maiers, Executive Director of Research & Innovation at Northwestern Health Sciences University discusses recent findings on low back pain and treatment.

May 18, 2018
Be Well: The Truth About Endorphins and Runner's High

Is runner’s high a luck-of-the-draw type of thing? And better yet, is it even a thing? Read the most recent Be Well article ft. NWHSU experts to find out

May 10, 2018
NWHSU Alum Laura Hey, DC, will be noted in the Worldwide Leaders in Healthcare

The International Association of HealthCare Professionals welcomed Laura C. Hey, DC to their prestigious organization with her upcoming publication in the Worldwide Leaders in Healthcare.

May 07, 2018
NWHSU Alum Dr. Goertz Reflects on Commencement Address

Christine Goertz, DC, PhD blog: What I Wish My Commencement Speaker Had Told Me 30 Years Ago

April 26, 2018
Be Well: Lasting Touch - How Massage Therapy Is Changing People’s Lives

Minneapolis.St.Paul Magazine discusses how massage therapy can be a game changer for self-care and healing with NWHSU experts.

April 25, 2018
Dr. Michele Renee Massage Magazine cover feature

Northwestern Health Sciences University's own Massage Therapy Program Director and Assistant Professor Dr. Michele Renee recently wrote a cover feature article for Massage Magazine’s February issue.

April 24, 2018
Supporting Chiropractic Interns Toward Success

Dr. Christopher Jo knows that supporting chiropractic interns is good for his profession. But the benefits, he is quick to point out, flow many ways. Yes, to the interns. Yes to the profession. But also to him and his practicing colleagues.

April 11, 2018
Low back pain: A call to action answered at NWHSU

A call to action by one of the world’s leading medical journals is raising awareness and understanding about low back pain as a public health crisis.

April 03, 2018
The Lancet: Low back pain series

The Lancet publishes three papers on low back pain which address the issues around the disorder and call for worldwide recognition of the disability associated with the disorder and the removal of harmful practices.

March 28, 2018
Integrative Health & Wellness Caucus Focuses on Putting Health Back in Healthcare

Bipartisan Effort Cites Prevention and Integrative Health Solutions to Combat Opioid Crisis

March 28, 2018
Dr. Bushway Advocates for Students & Responsible Innovation in Higher Education

NWHSU's Provost and Chief Academic Officer, Dr. Bushway, recently testified before the U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions about competency-based education.

March 27, 2018
ACA Presents Alternate Delgate of the Year Award to NWHSU Alum Heidi Henson

NWHSU Alum Heidi Henson was recognized by the American Chiropractic Association as 2018 Alternate Delegate of the Year.

March 13, 2018
NWHSU Alum Caitlin Zietz will be Highlighted in the Worldwide Leaders in Healthcare

Esteemed Chiropractor, Caitlin Zietz, B.Sc, DC will be Highlighted in the Worldwide Leaders in Healthcare

February 20, 2018
ACA Convenes Stakeholder Forum at NWHSU to Address Opioid Crisis, Collaboration

The American Chiropractic Association hosted a historic Stakeholder Collaborative Forum on Jan. 26 at Northwestern Health Sciences University to delve deeper into the current market need for chiropractors in combating the opioid crisis.

February 02, 2018
A Conversation on Massage in Integrative Health Care with Massage Therapy Program Director

NWHSU Massage Therapy Program Director Michele Renee discusses massage in integrative health care for Massage Magazine.

February 02, 2018
Sweere family gives back to advance health studies

The Sweere Scholars program is one of the most generous scholarship programs at Northwestern and nationwide in financing higher education for students pursuing chiropractic and related fields.

January 29, 2018
NWHSU Alumni Presenting at Advanced Team Physician Course in Washington, DC

NWHSU Chiropractic Alumni, Dr. Hirad NajafBagy, will present at the Advanced Team Physician Course for the American College of Sports Medicine/American Medical Society of Sports Medicine/American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine.

December 04, 2017
Award Winners Honored at NWHSU’s 2017 Autumn Reception

At the 2017 Autumn Reception held on campus Friday, October 13, select members of the Northwestern Health Sciences University community received awards for their accomplishments and contributions.

October 16, 2017
Alumnus Dr. Joel Fugleberg Builds Successful St. Paul Practice

Award-winning chiropractor and NWHSU alumnus Dr. Joel Fugleberg develops a successful practice in St. Paul with a focus on helping people make healthy, sustainable lifestyle choices.

October 16, 2017
Acupuncture Alumna Leah Olson Builds Successful Practice

NWHSU alumna Leah Olson, MSOM shares her story on how she got started as an acupuncture and Chinese medicine practitioner in Appleton, Wisconsin. She also lends advice and insight for those considering the field.

October 11, 2017
Small Association Found between Antidepressants & Autism

The most conclusive study to date investigating the relationship between use of antidepressants during pregnancy and the incidence of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) was published this summer.

September 26, 2017
Urgent Need to Increase Use of Non-Drug Healthcare Recognized

The public health impact of the opioid abuse epidemic continues to astound. The White House Commission on Combating Drug Addiction and the Opioid Crisis issued initial recommendations to address the opioid abuse problem.

September 26, 2017
Stay-at-Home Mom Changes Gears and Comes to Northwestern

This former stay-at-home mom listened to her chiropractor and that advice came to change her life in more ways than one.

September 19, 2017
Northwestern Grads Provide Chiropractic Care at the World Games

Dr. Tim Stark, Director of NWHSU's Human Performance Center, as well as two additional Twin Cities doctors were part of the NWHSU alumni delegation to the 2017 World Games in Poland.

September 19, 2017
NWHSU's Dr. Mary Forte recognized as elite reviewer for Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery

Dr. Mary Forte of NWHSU's Wolfe Harris Center for Clinical Studies has been recognized as an elite reviewer for the Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery.

September 14, 2017
NWHSU alum Dr. Isaiah Crevier opens new chiropractic clinic in Brookings, South Dakota

2016 NWHSU graduate Dr. Crevier has opened his own chiropractic clinic, Champion Health Chiropractic, in Brookings, South Dakota.

August 21, 2017
Aug. 12th 2017 - University Commencement

NWHSU University Commencement We will be honoring our graduates

August 12, 2017
Foundation for Chiropractic Progress Supports Opioid Commission Recommendation

The Foundation for Chiropractic Progress wants to empower cabinet members to take bold steps against the opioid epidemic. Did you know? One in three Americans used prescription painkillers like OxyContin or Vicodin.

August 01, 2017
Harvard Health: A New Approach to Back Pain

The American College of Physicians came out with new guidelines for the treatment of low back pain based on a review of more than 150 studies. The big news? Avoid opioids and try acupuncture, massage or chiropractic instead.

July 21, 2017
Northwestern's Maiers on Top 10 list for health policy

As 2016 begins, Northwestern's Michele Maiers and her work made the Top 10 list for health policy initiatives in the year just passed.

January 05, 2016
Healthy living starts with nutrition

Learn how Applied Clinical Nutrition can benefit your patients and clients.

August 25, 2015
Northwestern alumnus provides chiropractic treatments to veterans in chronic pain

A Star Tribune article put Pain Free Patriots in the spotlight for offering free treatments in church parking lots and shopping malls.

July 31, 2015
Star Tribune features Northwestern’s work to help chronic pain sufferers find relief

The article highlighted how chiropractic, acupuncture and massage treatments are more cost-effective and accessible treatments than traditional medical care for those in poverty who suffer from chronic pain.

July 27, 2015
Discover where healthy and happy meet

Our new, free healthy living workshops bring your life into balance.

August 17, 2015
Welcome, Canadian neighbors

Canadian Tuition Reciprocity is available starting Fall 2015

August 13, 2015
Choose science. Choose evidence. Choose community.

A chiropractic student from Calgary, Canada, shares her story of how Northwestern helped her become a leader and high achiever.

August 16, 2015
Star Tribune highlights Northwestern's role in treating veterans' chronic pain

The two-part special report, "A Battle with Pain," relays the shift from prescription painkillers to treating the root causes of pain.

July 14, 2015
Student Senate Taking Action Series motivates students to educate patients

Vaccination panel guides students to prepare for patient discussions on challenging topics

June 19, 2015
Northwestern chiropractors recognized for making state history

Seven years in the making, their work to update Minnesota’s chiropractic scope of practice reaches far

May 18, 2015
Northwestern professor awarded prestigious Educator of the Year honor

Dr. Renée M. DeVries was named 2015 Educator of the Year by the Minnesota Chiropractic Association

May 12, 2015
New Dean of College of Chiropractic comes full circle to Northwestern

Trevor H. Foshang joined Northwestern Health Sciences University April 1 from Parker University in Dallas

April 30, 2015
How Do You Define Your Professional Identity?

A new series at Northwestern investigates issues important to integrative and complementary healthcare professionals.

October 06, 2011
Northwestern concussion prevention with professional athletes featured on WCCO

Northwestern Health Sciences University is entering the field on game day one step ahead of helmets and protective gear

March 19, 2015
Supporting a community of lifelong learners

Two Northwestern faculty members earn PhD.

June 03, 2013
Dr. Wolfe presents on chiropractic history

His presentation earned Best Presentation honors.

August 02, 2013
CHIP to host reception for Rep. Jim Abeler, DC

Rep. Abeler is a Northwestern graduate and longtime advocate.

June 19, 2014
“Alternative” health care no longer alternative

National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine changes name to “Complementary and Integrative Health.”

January 06, 2015
Mark Dehen, DC, named Chiropractic Distinguished Alumnus of the Year

Second-generation chiropractor has a long list of awards, community service and service to the chiropractic profession.

February 20, 2013
Northwestern graduate selected for policy fellowship

Leadership program is part of the U of M Humphrey School of Public Affairs.

April 19, 2013
Northwestern in the news

Two local news stories mention Northwestern this week.

May 21, 2013
Dr. Renée DeVries receives ACA honor

Dr. DeVries is named Academic of the Year.

March 19, 2014
North American chiropractic student survey spurs discussion on future of profession

Dr. Cheryl Hawk visited Northwestern Feb. 25 to present the University’s survey results against students from other colleges in a North American chiropractic student survey.

March 14, 2015
Northwestern professors tap into the power of iBooks

The tech resource gets rave reviews from students.

February 28, 2014
Northwestern Presents $51,000 in Scholarships at Chiropractic Homecoming

Alumni and friends of University support student success.

February 27, 2013
CHIP Efforts Intensify as MN Legislature Convenes

The Center for Healthcare Innovation and Policy at Northwestern advocates on behalf of the chiropractic, acupuncture and massage therapy professions.

January 25, 2013
Northwestern Delegation Prepares to Advocate at Legislative Conference

Northwestern will be represented by a group of students, administrators and doctors of chiropractic at the National Chiropractic Legislative Conference

February 13, 2012
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