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Be Well: Fitness in Your 40s and Beyond
Whether you’re training for that summer race or battling the new aches of daily life, there’s a lot you can do to stay on top of your game.
Business Insider: Elevating the demands on healthcare professionals behind the scenes with NWHSU
Behind-the-scenes health workers like lab technicians and medical assistants are just as burned out as the rest. Experts worry what this means for recruiting and patient care. By Erica Sweeney at Business Insider The lab at Houston Methodist Willowbrook Hospital in Texas... Read More ›
NWHSU grad elected to Idaho State legislature, awarded Chiropractor of the Year
NWHSU grad Greg Ferch, D.C. (1993) was elected to the Idaho State legislature in 2020. Dr. Ferch brings his background as a chiropractor to the position, serving on the Business and Health and Welfare committees. In part because of this... Read More ›
House reintroduces bill expanding chiropractic coverage
By Katherine Rushlau at Integrative Practitioner Bipartisan legislation to modernize Medicare coverage of chiropractic services was reintroduced last month in the U.S. House of Representatives. The Chiropractic Medicare Coverage Modernization Act (H.R. 2654), introduced by Rep. Brian Higgins (D-N.Y.), would... Read More ›
Be Well: The ABCs of Massage Therapy
Looking for a way to release the chronic stress and tension our bodies have carried over the past year and a half? Let this local expert count the ways. Plus, setting the record straight on that one bodywork technique co-opted by the TikTok community. (Spoiler alert: Don’t try it at home.)
WorkSiteRight discusses back pain products with HuffPost
Experts Reveal The Products They Swear By For Back Pain By HuffPost If you’re an adult who finds yourself simply, well, existing, chances are you’ve encountered some back pain. Aging, exercise, an acute injury and working from home during the... Read More ›
Be Well: Championing Holistic Athletes
From Mpls.St.Paul Magazine's Be Well Hirad NajafBagy, DC, knew he wanted a career that combined his love of physical health and sports. When he learned that Northwestern Health Sciences University offered a program that combined the two, he moved to Minnesota from... Read More ›
PBPH Students Advance Equity with Vaccine Clinics
Post Baccalaureate Pre-Health (PBPH) students Hassan Mian and Rebecca AbuAyed are leading a grassroots effort to bring equity into the vaccine rollout. On Monday, April 12, they supported the Al Shifa Clinic in organizing a team of 15 volunteers—7 of... Read More ›
Be Well: Racism As a Public Health Threat. How Did We Get Here?
By Mpls.St.Paul Magazine's Be Well As our community continues to reel from the killings of George Floyd and Daunte Wright, another crisis is making headlines. Just last week, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) declared racism a "serious public... Read More ›
Be Well: Fixing Your Work From Home Slump
Ready to ditch the lower back pain and neck soreness? A Twin Cities chiropractor weighs in on posture health, home set-ups, and simple stretches for relief. “Sitting actually puts more load and more weight on the discs than standing and walking.”