Pre and post X-rays have been important standards of care in the chiropractic profession for 49 years. Dr. B.J. Palmer, the “developer of chiropractic,” introduced X-rays to the chiropractic profession in 1911.(1) He stated it was necessary to X-ray the spine to find vertebral misalignment on a scientific basis.(2) In 1946, Dr. John F. Grostic introduced to the chiropractic profession post X-rays, which were taken immediately after the atlas adjustment in order to compare them

Chiropractic Effectiveness

Posted by Darryl Roundy on February 4, 2006
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For Acute Low-Back Problems: “For patients with acute low-back symptoms without radiculopathy, the scientific evidence suggests spinal manipulation is effective in reducing pain and perhaps speeding recovery within the first month of symptoms.” – Clinical Practice Guidelines, AHCPR (1994) Philip R. Lee, M.D. assistant secretary for health and director of the Public Health Service, said, “By encouraging people with acute low back problems to resume normal activities, using only those treatments that have been scientifically

Vaccine Tidbits

Posted by Darryl Roundy on January 4, 2006
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From Dr. Ted Koren’s Newsletter The Flu Shot According to Hugh Fudenberg, MD, the world’s leading immunogeneticist and 13th most quoted biologist of our times (nearly 850 papers in peer review journals), if an individual has had five consecutive flu shots between 1970 and 1980 (the years studied) his/her chances of getting Alzheimer’s Disease is ten times higher than if they had one, two or no shots. I asked Dr. Fudenberg why this was so

Vaccine Quotables

Posted by Darryl Roundy on January 4, 2006
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Medical records prove that a 90% decline in child mortality from scarlet fever, diphtheria, whooping cough and measles occurred before the introduction of antibiotics and immunization, from 1860-1896. This was also well before the Food and Drug Act was passed in 1905, which set up governmental control of interstate commerce in drugs. “Murder by Injection” pg. 8 The New York Times reported that in 1985, the cost of health care per person in the United

Vaccine Quotables, Part II

Posted by Darryl Roundy on January 4, 2006
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“Up to 90% of the total decline in the death rate of children between  1860-1965 because of whooping cough, scarlet fever, diphtheria, and measles occurred before the introduction of immunizations and antibiotics.” – Dr Archie Kalokerinos, M.D. “I’ve been practicing for 40 years, and in the past 10 years the children have been sicker than ever.” – Dr Doris J.Rapp, pediatric allergist. “I once believed in Jenner; I once believed in Pasteur. I believed in
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