Month: April 2008

Chiropractic helps your body resist disease

Chiropractic helps your body resist disease

Exactly how powerful is the experience of receiving a chiropractic adjustment? New evidence suggests that chiropractic care does much more than alleviate back pain—it positively affects body chemistry all the way down to the cellular …
We want safer vaccines

We want safer vaccines

Parents, politicians and organizations are now questioning vaccination safety to an extent we’ve never seen before. “We’re not anti-vaccine, we just want safer vaccines,” they say. They are discussing “splitting up” the vaccine schedule so …
EFT

EFT

I have been reading a book called “Energy Tapping” dealing with EFT-“Emotional Freedom Technique” . Yesterday I had a patient that had severe back pain and spasm ,and by doing some EFT, it completely cleared …
Washington Post Contest

Washington Post Contest

The Washington Post‘s Mensa Invitational once again asked readers to take any word from the dictionary, alter it by adding, subtracting, or changing one letter, and supply a new definition. Here are this year’s winners. …
Sciatica

Sciatica

The sciatic nerves are the largest and longest nerves in the body. They exit your lower spine and group together in the pelvis, then split off into two branches, with a branch running down the …
Vertigo

Vertigo

Yesterday a lady came in with extreme vertigo (dizziness). She had been referred to us by another patient. She had been in the hospital for 3 days, but all sorts of tests, scans could not …
Doctors: Do as I say, Not as I do

Doctors: Do as I say, Not as I do

Why are family physicians telling us to “get the flu shot” when less than half of them are being immunized themselves? This statistic, reported in ModernMedicine.com, raises a big red flag in regards to the …
Drug Errors Hurt 1 in 15 Hospitalized Kids

Drug Errors Hurt 1 in 15 Hospitalized Kids

The above headline comes from an April 7, 2008, CNN story reporting on the large number of medical errors children receive while in hospitals in the US. The article starts off by saying, “Medicine mix-ups, …
Birthing Trauma

Birthing Trauma

One of the most traumatic events of your life was most likely your birth and it may be responsible for your “bad back” or other less than desirable physical conditions you’ve been experiencing. During a …
Vytorin warnings neglected

Vytorin warnings neglected

It’s all over the news this week; people taking the potentially life-threatening, cholesterol lowering medication, Vytorin, should think twice before continuing its use. Vytorin is a widely popular anti-cholesterol drug that is prescribed to about …