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  • Dads and Birth Trauma

    Dads have birth stories, too—and some of them are pretty rough. Maureen Campion unpacks the birth trauma no one else is talking about. Appearing in Issue #50. Order A Copy Today These days most...

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  • Chiropractic Care Resolves Birth Trauma Sequelae

    The purpose of this study was to determine the effectiveness of chiropractic care on an infant with vacuum extraction induced birth trauma, infantile colic, and acid reflux.  Approximately 5% (1 in 20) of births in the United States involve...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Chiropractic-Research/chiropractic-care-resolves-birth-trauma-sequelae.html

  • Treatment of Birth Trauma Injuries is well within the Means of Current Practice in Chiropractic and Manual Medicine

    The effects, frequency and overt damage of birth trauma is perhaps the easiest way to understand why all children need to be checked for spinal misalignments and cranial distortions. Gottlieb, medical researcher in his paper: Neglected spinal cord,...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Chiropractic-Research/treatment-of-birth-trauma-injuries-is-well-within-the-means-of-current-practice-in-chiropractic-and-manual-medicine.html

  • Birth Trauma Has Lasting Psychological Effects

    Although almost addressing trauma to the nervous system when looking at birth trauma, there is growing evidence that the traumas of birth have lasting psychological effects. "Although controversy can still be generated,...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Research/birth-trauma-has-lasting-psychological-effects.html

  • Birth Trauma - Antibiotic Abuse - Vaccine Reaction

    Abstract: No matter how "easy" a pregnancy may appear, the physical trauma that may occur (luring that time will have its own peculiar dangers to the cranial and spinal structures of the infant. Those injuries, if left...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Research/birth-trauma-antibiotic-abuse-vaccine-reaction.html

  • Birth Misconceptions: Myth and Fact

    The Medicalization of Birth Myth Birth is too risky and dangerous to be allowed to occur naturally. Fact Childbirth is a highly evolved process that normally requires only the physical good health of the mother, adequate emotional support and...

    http://icpa4kids.org/HPA-Articles/birth-misconceptions-myth-and-fact.html

  • Birth Trauma: A Modern Epidemic

    The Reality "Birth today has become a technological experience where a natural process has been replaced with artificial procedures and schedules. Without the necessary support during pregnancy, women enter the birth process with fear and are led...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Research/birth-trauma-a-modern-epidemic.html

  • Birth Trauma Causes Spinal Injury. The Effect is Lifelong Impairment

    Latent spinal cord and brain stem injuries in newborn infants   Towbin A.   Develop Med Child Neurol 1969;   11, 54-68 Towner D et al.   Effect of Mode of Delivery in Nulliparous Women on Neonatal...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Research/birth-trauma-causes-spinal-injury-the-effect-is-lifelong-impairment.html

  • Why Is the Fear of Birth Rising?

    If you’re pregnant, you may have typed these words into your favorite search engine: “scared of giving birth.” Most women at some stage will admit to having some (or many) fears about giving birth, especially if it’s their first time. Some women are...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/why-is-the-fear-of-birth-rising.html

  • Chiropractic Care Resolves Infant Twins Birth Trauma

    The present study investigated the effectiveness of chiropractic care of seven-month old fraternal twin boys with plagiocephaly (flat head) and scaphocephaly (long, narrow head).   Approximately 2.6% of births are complicated due to birth...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Chiropractic-Research/chiropractic-care-resolves-infant-twins-birth-trauma.html

  • Effects of Birth Trauma in Infant Eliminated with Chiropractic

    The purpose of this study was to report the effectiveness of chiropractic care on a five-month-old female infant with Erb’s-Duchenne Palsy. This particular arm paralysis is due to a downward traction type of force of the infant’s arm during...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Chiropractic-Research/effects-of-birth-trauma-in-infant-eliminated-with-chiropractic.html

  • Birth Trauma and the Issue of Informed Consent

    At first, Erin Shetler was angry the doctor had performed the procedures without her knowing. He had cut her vaginal opening, used vacuum extraction to deliver her baby, and reached into her uterus to remove the placenta—all of which carry risks. A...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/birth-trauma-and-the-issue-of-informed-consent.html

  • 10 Things I Wish All Women Knew About Giving Birth

    When I was pregnant, I seemed to be a magnet for birth war stories—cords around the neck, emergency cesareans, and more. It took a lot of inner conviction to believe in birth as a natural, beautiful event that my body was capable of, rather than a...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/10-things-i-wish-all-women-knew-about-giving-birth.html

  • Epidural Anesthesia: Important Facts that will Help You Take Charge of Your Birth

    Each year, 4 million American women give birth. 1 Epidural anesthesia is used in almost two-thirds of labors, making it one the most common obstetric interventions in the United States today. 2 In fact, the rate of epidural anesthesia is increasing....

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/epidural-anesthesia-important-facts-that-will-help-you-take-charge-of-your-birth.html

  • Birth Principles Workbook: A Soulful Alternative to a Birth Plan

    You’re pregnant, and now that the initial shock, excitement, and/or morning sickness has worn off, you’re starting to think about your birth. Maybe you’ve read every book on pregnancy and birth on your library shelves; maybe you’ve heard more of your...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/birth-principles-workbook-a-soulful-alternative-to-a-birth-plan.html

  • Treatment of an Infant with Wry Neck Associated with Birth Trauma

    Abstract: This paper describes the successful treatment of an infant with wry neck associated with birth trauma using low force, relatively long-duration cranial adjusting, and soft-tissue techniques to the whole body...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Research/treatment-of-an-infant-with-wry-neck-associated-with-birth-trauma.html

  • Birth Trauma and Troubled Breathing

    Chiropractic Care and Respiratory Distress in a Newborn. Maleea’s birth was very difficult, the hardest of my three children. Her head was stuck in the birth canal totally looking over her left shoulder. The doctor could not get her head...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/birth-trauma-and-troubled-breathing.html

  • Please, Hands-Off! - The Importance of Having a Non-Invasive Birth Process

    Most chiropractors encourage their pregnant patients to be well-informed and deal with the birth process with the least amount of interference possible. We do this because we care about the health of both the mother and the...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/please-hands-off-the-importance-of-having-a-non-invasive-birth-process.html

  • Birth Empowerment: Successful VBAC Stories

    When someone begins care with me, I have one goal in mind: help them achieve their goals, to the best of my ability. For the women who come to me for prenatal chiropractic care, the goal is obvious: a healthy mom and baby after a healthy birth. Many...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/birth-empowerment-successful-vbac-stories.html

  • Can Birth Injuries Cause ADHD?

    Among the causes of ADHD are brain injuries due to birth trauma or pre-birth problems. During birth, the brain structures believed to be linked to the development of ADHD are vulnerable to hypoxic damage. The damage is caused by inadequate amounts of...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Research/can-birth-injuries-cause-adhd.html

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