January 1, 2005

Getting Serious About Wellness: Integrative Health Care that Works

Interview with Gerard W. Clum, D.C. President, Life Chiropractic College West

Chiropractic Biophysics (CBP) Mirror Image Posture Adjusting


Getting Serious About Wellness: Integrative Health Care that Works

Cardiovascular Disease Our value as practitioners and as a profession is directly proportional to our ability to help sick people become well. The "Serious about Wellness" series will provide you, the chiro­practor, with the cutting edge tools to be


Interview with Gerard W. Clum, D.C. President, Life Chiropractic College West

Tell us about the new MRI at Life West. How do you see this affecting the future of the profession? Ac One of the latest developments in MRI technology is referred to as "weight-bearing" MRI. The MRI technology it­self hasn't changed, but the abilit


Chiropractic Biophysics (CBP) Mirror Image Posture Adjusting

POSTURE IS USED BY MANY IN CHIROPRACTIC TO DEMONSTRATE to the patient that their structure is in abnormal align­ment; e.g., health fair and mall screenings, plumb line analy­sis, visual analysis, and computerized plumb line analysis. However, few DC



Q« What differences did you see in • your health growing up as a child in a chiropractic family? A: Neither I, nor my two sisters was ever vaccinated, some­thing that was practically unheard of in the 1960's. Mom and Dad tell the story of finding a


Chiropractic in Pregnancy:

A Much Needed Service. Pregnant women are in need of our care. Routine prenatal procedures are not providing women with the confi­dence and ability to have safe and natu­ral births. The rate of dystocia (difficult labor) has increased significantly


Can it happen to you?

ARE HEALTH CARE FRAUD INVESTI-gations and criminal indictments brought only against the guilty? The short answer is no. Given the right circumstances, the likelihood of finding oneself fighting against a criminal indictment based on billing mistakes


Complete Wellness

Interview with John W. Brimhail, B.A., B.S., D.C., F.IAM.A., D.I.BAK. r. John Brimhall has been referred to as "The Father of Wellness Care in Chiropractic". The much-lettered Doctor began a stellar career, which has now spanned more than three deca


Garlic, Ginger and Turmeric for Your Health

IF YOU ARE NOT SPICING YOUR MEALS WITH GARLIC, GINGER AND turmeric (GG&T), you need to be taking them as supplements. GG&T are known to be natural anti-inflammatory supplements, and are beginning to be viewed as foods and/or supplements for cancer p


James P. Cima, D.C. Blows Away Commonly Believed Nutrition Myths

Dr. James P. Cima has been teaching, and writing on the subject of nutrition for over 20 years. In the following Q & A, he tells it like it is—not necessarily the way you might think it is! Q: What are the two most important things that a doctor nee



N UTRITION, IN A BROAD PHYSIOLOGIC SENSE, IS DEFINED AS THE process by which a living organism assimilates food and uses it for growth and for replacement of tissues. One definition includes the limitation that nutrition is to maintain the organ­ism


An Update

A CASCADE OF PHYSIOLOGICAL, BIOMECHANICAL AND biochemical events complicate Acute and Re­petitive Injuries. Musculoskeletal pain and range of motion is affected by biomechanical aber­ration, joint dysfunction, segmental hyper/hypo-mobility and the r

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