Elite Athletes Talk About the Benefits of Chiropractic

19 Feb


Arnold Schwarzenegger Bodybuilder, Actor, Governor “Everyone needs a chiropractor and Chiropractic must be seen as required, not an alternative. Chiropractic has had a very positive impact on my life and the life of my family. We’ve got to let the people know that there is a necessity, it’s not even an option, it’s a necessity […]

2013 ICA Fitness & Sports Symposium Line-up Announced

7 Dec

terry schroeder

  Join us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter ICA Fitness Blog     Join Us for the 21st Annual ICA Symposium on Natural Fitness & Sports on February 28-March 2, 2013 in Columbus, Ohio   Presented by the ICA Council on Fitness and Sports Health Science in conjunction with the Arnold Sports Festival   […]

PHOTOS: Scenes from the 2012 Symposium on Fitness & Sports and the Arnold’s Classic

15 Mar

Dr Rich Gennaro presents Arnold with a 20th anniversay photo montage

The 2012 ICA Symposium on Fitness and Sports was a smashing success with one of the best line-ups ever for our 20 year anniversary. The new officers, board and staff worked tirelessly to make our special guests, sponsors and attendees welcome and inspired. Check out some of the pictures below.       I’ve always […]

Derrick Rose’s chiropractor gets shout-out on SportsCenter

22 Feb

NBA: Atlanta Hawks at Chicago Bulls

Perhaps fittingly, when Derrick Rose briefly made Stuart Yoss the most famous chiropractor to Bulls fans everywhere, Yoss was being true to his craft. “I was working, seeing patients,” Yoss said by phone Tuesday afternoon. Never mind that it was Presidents’ Day when Rose told ESPN‘s Doris Burke “the whole week I was seeing a […]

Giants Chiropractor Helps Keep Big Blue in Tip-Top Shape

27 Jan

Caring for Ahmad Bradshaw on the sidelines

View more videos at: http://nbcnewyork.com. The road to the Super Bowl is fraught with neck spasms, aching legs and sore hamstrings. But when the Giants head west to Indianapolis, Dr. Rob DeStefano will be there to smooth out those pulled muscles and stiff necks. Click here to read the rest of the story and see […]

Classic CBS Video: Dr. Nick Athens Adjusts Joe Montana and Jerry Rice

10 Dec

Joe Montana

Here’s the classic CBS This Morning news report featuring Dr. Nick Athens adjusting NFL superstars Joe Montana, Jerry Rice and Roger Craig during their Super Bowl years. Dr. Nick gives a fabulous explanation of chiropractic. I love when Joe is asked if he looks forward to his neck adjustment, he replies “the neck is the […]

Chiropractic Care Contributes to Optimal Performance of Baseball World Series Champions 2011 St. Louis Cardinals and 2010 San Francisco Giants

22 Nov

oe Torre (left), Dr. Ralph Filson (center) and Tony La Russa (right) (Photo: Business Wire)

  Cardinal pitcher Jason Motte advocates chiropractic care CARMICHAEL, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–As the St. Louis Cardinals celebrate their 11th World Series title and the San Francisco Giants relive their 2010 championship, the Foundation for Chiropractic Progress points to the role of chiropractic care in promoting faster recoveries, reduced risk of injury and enhanced on-field performance. Chiropractic […]

Chiropractic neurologist Dr. Ted Carrick helps NHL’s biggest star recover from concussion!

25 Oct

Sidney Crosby hoists the Stanley Cup.

  With his recovery from a concussion seemingly stalled, NHL superstar Sidney Crosby sought help in alternative medicine and believes he got immediate results. The superstar consulted chiropractic neurologist Dr. Ted Carrick who utilized cutting edge recovery techniques to get Sidney back on the ice. While Dr. Carrick’s techniques may seem controversial to the medical […]

Can Lifting Belts Help Prevent Back Injury?

20 Oct


Legendary Mr. Universe Bill Pearl with Dr. Pete The legendary bodybuilder and Mr. Universe, Bill Pearl, presented at our Symposium on Natural Fitness a few years back and he was asked  his opinion on lifting belts by an attendee. Bill immediately responded that he didn’t use one, ever. In his experience training his students and […]

Jeff Spencer’s 19 Steps to Wellness

30 Sep

Lance Armstrong and Jeff Spencer

A fabulous article by Dr. Jeffrey Spencer, M.A., D.C. Jeff is Wellness Chiropractor to the “world’s greatest” athletes and performing artists, including Lance Armstrong, Tiger Woods, Troy Glaus, Bobby LaBonte, and U2. Most people aren’t living even close to their optimal potential. The insidious slow slide from youthful vitality and enthusiasm to diminished health is […]