NWHSU Students Share Healthy Black Friday Alternatives
In recent years, there has been a cultural shift surrounding Black Friday and it’s implications on the environment, consumerism and retail workers. Consumers spent 20% more in 2020 than the previous year, totaling to $9 billion in online sales ultimately... Read More ›
SASA Hosts 9th AcuWeek at NWHSU
This fall, NWHSU’s Student American Society of Acupuncturists (SASA) hosted their ninth AcuWeek. Each trimester SASA brings speakers to campus—virtually and in person—to dive deep into important topics in acupuncture, herbal medicine, and running a practice.   NWHSU alumni and faculty were featured... Read More ›
CDC Recommends Chiropractic Care, Acupuncture, and Massage Therapy in New Opioid Guideline
Last week, the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released an updated Clinical Practice Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Pain. The guideline, intended to help clinicians provide pain management for adults, advocates for a patient-centered approach, including evidence-based nonpharmacologic... Read More ›
NWHSU Faculty Weigh in on New Guidelines from the American Society of Clinical Oncology
The American Society of Clinical Oncology recently published a guideline in collaboration with the Society for Integrative Oncology to provide evidence-based recommendations to health care providers on integrative approaches to managing pain in patients with cancer.   Barbara Gosse, MSOM, DiplAc,... Read More ›
Northwestern Health Sciences University’s Dr. Michele Maiers Joins the RAND Corporation as Co-Director of the Center for Collaborative Research in Complementary and Integrative Health
Maiers will further enhance research and innovation for the CIH community through this new role  BLOOMINGTON, Minn. – November 1, 2022 – Northwestern Health Sciences University (NWHSU), the evidence-based integrative health sciences university in Bloomington, Minnesota, announces that its executive... Read More ›
Northwestern Health Sciences University Launches the Institute for Integrative Care
The new Institute breaks down siloes in healthcare by creating a coordinated, collaborative approach for a sustainable future BLOOMINGTON, Minn. – October 25, 2022 – Northwestern Health Sciences University (NWHSU), the evidence-based integrative health sciences university in Bloomington, Minnesota, announced... Read More ›
NWHSU Hosts HAPS Central Regional Meeting
Over the weekend, NWHSU hosted the Central Regional Meeting of the Human Anatomy and Physiology Society (HAPS). The organization consists of health science educators dedicated to “promoting excellence in the teaching of human anatomy and physiology.” NWHSU was proud to... Read More ›
Klein Inducted into ACASC Hall of Fame
Andy Klein, DC, DACBSP, CSCS, Foot Levelers Chair of Biomechanics and Human Performance, and director of the Human Performance Center was inducted into the ACASC Hall of Fame.  Dr. Klein was recognized in October for his many accomplishments and his contributions to... Read More ›
NWHSU SACA Leaders Recognized at the 2022 ACA Student Leadership Conference
Last month, the 2022 ACA Student Leadership Conference took placed in Portland, Oregon. Chiropractic students in SACA leadership roles were invited to attend to celebrate their hard work and to meet other students from around the country.   [caption id="attachment_23943" align="alignleft"... Read More ›
NWHSU chiropractic student details her vision for integrative care in MN Women’s Press
Ihotu Ali, MPH, health researcher, doula and chiropractic student at NWHSU published Breathing In and Out: Another Era of Care in Minnesota Women's Press this summer.   The piece details her vision for integrative care through expressive language and a critique... Read More ›