Before You Buy Your Next Chiropractic or Massage Table

Adding a chiropractic table or massage table to your practice? The purchasing process can be daunting. With that knowledge, I’ve put together a “cheat sheet” of sorts. This should help you prepare and then navigate the purchasing process. Consider these questions before you buy: How flexible is your budget? What is your cap? What will [...]

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Sustainability – It’s Not Just Good for the Earth

Before I begin, let me preface this by stating that I hope you are incorporating sustainable business practices because it’s the right thing to do, not necessarily because it’s a good business move. That’s the right reason. Whether you are or you aren’t, you should be aware of the myriad of business benefits. Recent studies [...]

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Keeping it Green – No, Really, Actually Green

A few weeks back, I posted a blog on one of our sister-sites, Living Earth Crafts. Today, I thought I might share some of the same ideas with you. Living Earth Crafts provides high-end spa equipment to the luxury resort spa market and while Earthlite Medical specializes in medical furniture and equipment, I still found [...]

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Trending: Kiddies and Chiropractors

I’ve come across several studies on children and chiropractic treatments lately. As it turns out, there is a steady trend of parents who increasingly send their children to chiropractors. Of course, this is great news. My question is this: If you are in the chiropractic field, how are you leveraging this trend? Have you, for [...]

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Investing Well

I’m no Suzy Orman and I know it. So, go ahead and breathe a sigh of relief: I’m not going to tell you how you should be investing your money. However … I would like to touch on how less expensive (when lesser quality) medical equipment can sometimes cost you more money than it ever [...]

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Static Weight, Working Weight, and Drop Testing – Why They Matter

You’ve likely come across the terms static weight, working weight, and drop testing in your research of medical equipment. While you might already be well versed in them, a little reminder certainly can’t hurt. So, let’s explore them:

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Reducing Your Plastic Usage for a Greener Earth

A few weeks ago, Earthlite attended a Green Spa Network event in Arizona and plastic usage was a major topic of discussion. I was so inspired that I blogged about it for Earthlite’s spa and massage division. Upon further reflection, however, plastic reduction is equally important for the medical community. In that spirit, I encourage [...]

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Stress: Exploring the Alternatives

Recently, TODAYHealth came out with a nice little article on beating stress. It outlined several ways in which we tend to cope with stress and then offered alternative coping methods. It was short and to the point, and while the alternative choices might not be my personal choices for de-stressing, the article served its purpose. [...]

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Staying Ahead of the Game

I have a friend who practically lives by the following statement: “It’s easy to fall behind if you aren’t keeping up.” While I’ve always understood it on the surface, I can’t say I’ve always applied it. Recently, however, this statement – the idea of keeping ahead by simply staying on top of small things – [...]

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Spring – It’s That Time Again!

Spring graced us with her presence nearly a month ago and I, admittedly, still haven’t cleaned out my bedroom closet. I have, however, started on the monumental task of cleaning my garage (which, incidentally, involved no less than a half a dozen trips to Goodwill – geesh!). So, while I haven’t gotten entirely through my [...]

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