Articles

Development of an Integrative Relationship in the Care of the Breastfeeding Newborn: Lactation Consultant and Chiropractor

As physiologically normal birth has yielded to medicalization, the hormonal milieu that directs establishment of breastfeeding is compromised and lactation consultants are confronted with increasing numbers of infants whose innate competency is threatened. The compromised infant reorganizes, rapidly adapting his behaviors to ensure his survival. Compensatory behaviors

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About the Webster Technique

Chiropractic care benefits all aspects of your body’s ability to be healthy. This is accomplished by working with the nervous system–the communication system between your brain and body. Doctors of Chiropractic work to correct spinal, pelvic and cranial misalignments (subluxations). When misaligned, these structures create an imbalance in surrounding muscles

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The Bigger Picture

In addition to the mass and structure of our bodies, i.e.: the bones and soft tissues, our nervous system lies on a deeper level and is the master controller of it all. The main divisions of the nervous system are: 1.     The SOMATIC system – controlling mostly

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Cranial Sacral Therapy

Most of you all know by now that a passion and specialty of mine is caring for children.  In addition to gentle Chiropractic adjustments, cranial-sacral therapy is a highly effective technique.  The longer I am in practice, the more I see the incredible benefits and the need

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Chiropractic Care in Pregnancy for Safer, Easier Births

By: Jeanne Ohm, D.C.  Originally Printed in: I.C.P.A. Newsletter May/June 2001 Chiropractic care is essential for the pregnant mother. Her systems and organs are now providing for two and their optimal function is critical for the baby’s healthy development. The mother’s spine and pelvis undergoes many changes

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Chiropractic for KIDS???

Over the years of my Chiropractic profession and pediatric specialty, I have had the opportunity to meet and speak with hundreds of healthcare professionals, parents and parents-to-be, grandparents, teachers, etc. Everyone is connected with a child in some way and carries a soft spot in their heart.

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An Open Door for Learning Differences

ADHD. Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder. Heard of it? Of course you have. It has become a far too common household word in the past decade. The CDC (Center for Disease Control) estimates that currently over 8 million children between the ages of 4-17 have been diagnosed with

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Chiropractic and Immunity

The monumental, billion dollar job of doctors, parents, insurance and pharmaceutical companies during the winter months is to keep us going to work and our children in school; medicating the runny nose and irritating cough, reducing the fever… We must keep going and going. Everyone wants the

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