Tag: chiropractic


Jan

29

2010

Study shows Chiropractic Technique effective in Breech Birth

A study published in the July/August 2002 issue of the Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics (JMPT) shows that a chiropractic technique known as the “Webster Technique” for managing the musculoskeletal causes of intrauterine constraint, is effective in cases of pregnancy with women experiencing breech presentation which can lead to a cesarean section birth. According to the published study, “Intrauterine constraint is defined as any...

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Jan

11

2010

Landmark Legal Decision Supports Chiropractic

Further validation of chiropractic care evolved from an antitrust suit which was filed by four members of the chiropractic profession against the American Medical Association (AMA) and a number of other health care organization in the U.S. (Wilk et al v. AMA et al, 1990). Following 11 years of litigation, a federal appellate court judge upheld a ruling by U.S. District Court Judge Susan Getzendanner...

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Jan

04

2010

Hepatitis B Vaccine Comes Under Fire

State Leaders, National Associations Call for End to Vaccination – By Michael Devitt Ever since the hepatitis B vaccine was approved by the FDA more than a decade ago, concerned parents have been questioning its use.  Now it appears that the debate over the safety of the vaccine is raising questions at the state and national level. In a statement released on July 8, the...

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Feb

04

2008

Health, it’s as simple as that

It seems that every other week, a new miracle drug is created, only to find several thousand patients later or decades later, that the drug damages the organs, body or the unborn, or all of the above. Does a weight-loss drug come to mind? How about DES? What about children’s Tylenol and the deaths and liver damage it brought? Unlike everything else in “Health Care”...

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Feb

04

2007

What is an Atlas Orthogonist?

The ATLAS ORTHOGONIST (or thog’ ah nist) is a doctor in the field of Chiropractic, with training in the structure, function and bio-mechanics of the upper cervical spine. The structural balance of the human body is maintained by the precise interaction of the muscles which, under control of the nervous system, permit the skeletal framework to move and flex in a relatively unrestricted manner. Much...

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Feb

04

2007

Correcting Subluxations – the Atlas Orthogonists Key to Renewed Health

If the spinal vertebrae are misaligned in such a way as to bring pressure and irritation to the nerves which travel through their openings . . . a condition exists, which is referred to as “subluxation”. Since these nerves serve all parts of the body, providing a vital pathway to and from the brain, any subluxation that hinders or disrupts their function endangers the well-being...

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Feb

04

2007

Misalignment Does Not ”Just Happen“

The causes of spinal misalignment are many and varied. Some are more obvious than others, such as those caused by accidental injury to the spine. Trauma of this nature demands immediate attention because of the pain and immobility that generally accompanies it. Other causes can be far less visible. They tend to happen slowly, and since the onset of symptoms is equally slow, we tend...

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Feb

04

2007

The Education of an Atlas Orthogonist

The Atlas Orthogonist is a fully accredited, licensed Doctor of Chiropractic. He or she has undergone a minimum of three to four years of undergraduate studies, followed by four or more years of intense training in such subjects as: Anatomy, Physiology, Radiology and many others. Upon successful completion of these studies, they are then qualified to receive their Doctor of Chiropractic degree. The Atlas Orthogonist concentrates...

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Feb

04

2007

Atlas Orthogonal Details

Children of all ages should have a chiropractic examination, and those needing chiropractic care should be X-rayed and adjusted. All children over age 3 need a controlled exercise and fitness program. In the Atlas Orthogonal program, the patient must have three pre-cervical X-rays immediately before the first adjustment in the cervical area. With typical subluxations, two post X-rays are necessary immediately following the adjustment. When...

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