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  • Pediatric Chiropractic Care of a Patient with Recurrent Abdominal Pain

    Abstract Objective: To describe the successful chiropractic care of paediatric patient with complaints of chronic, recurrent abdominal pain. Clinical Features: The patient is a 9-yr-old female with complaints of “stomach aches” of 7 weeks...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Chiropractic-Research/paediatric-chiropractic-care-of-a-patient-with-recurrent-abdominal-pain.html

  • ICPA Research

    ICPA Peer Reviewed Published Papers and Current Projects Current Projects Papers Accepted for Publication 2016 Papers Accepted for Publication 2015 Papers...

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  • 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

  • Ultrasound Scans: Cause for Concern

    When I was pregnant with my first baby in 1990, I decided against having a scan. This was a rather unusual decision, as my partner and I are both doctors and had even done pregnancy scans ourselves- rather ineptly, but ...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/ultrasound-scans-cause-for-concern.html

  • Chemicals: Our Children's Toxic Environment

    The scientific advancements of industry and agriculture have brought about the manufacture of over 75,000 synthetic chemicals, with a marked increase in the use of highly toxic pesticides in recent years. No matter where we live, our children are...

    http://icpa4kids.org/HPA-Articles/chemicals-our-childrens-toxic-environment.html

  • Backpack Safety for Back To School

    It has become a picture that parents are most proud of - their child heading to the school bus, awaiting the trip to their new classroom. They are well-prepared, with pencils, erasers and notebooks in tow. Indeed, backpacks can be useful for our...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/backpack-safety-for-back-to-school.html

  • Birthing in Peace

    A Conversation with Ina May Gaskin on the Forces Surrounding Birth Interview conducted by Michael Mendizza Appearing in Issue #48. Order A Copy Today The way that people go through birth—whether...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/birthing-in-peace.html

  • Epidurals: Facts, Implications and Alternatives

    Epidural anesthesia (EA) is the most commonly used method of pain relief during labor today. In fact, approximately 80 percent of vaginal deliveries involve EA, according to The Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Epidural anesthesia is effective...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/epidorals-facts-implications-and-alternatives.html

  • The Pitfalls of Going with the Flow in Birth

    So many of us aim to “just go with the flow” as our birth plan. But could the gentle flow of birth we envisage actually be undermined with this approach? Could “going with the flow” ever be detrimental to a positive start to life for your new family?...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/the-pitfalls-of-going-with-the-flow-in-birth.html

  • Trial of Labor

    Up until the early 1900s, there was no good option for delivering high-risk births that would be safe for both the mother and baby. Joseph Lister’s use of carbolic acid as an antiseptic during surgery paved the way for surgical deliveries in which...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/trial-of-labor.html

  • Children's Flus

    Excerpt from FLU: Alternative Treatments and Prevention by Randall Neustaedter OMD, North Atlantic Books, Publication Date December 15, 2004 (for a discussion of flu prevention and treatment of the entire family, get the book) Some special issues...

    http://icpa4kids.org/HPA-Articles/childrens-flus.html

  • Kids Out of Balance

    Today’s parents are special. We have to be—we are raising children in a very different world. As my mother likes to remind me, “Things aren’t the way they used to be.” She’s right. Look around: They aren’t. Food is injected and sprayed (funnily, so...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/kids-out-of-balance.html

  • The Flu and the Flu Vaccine

    What is the flu? Influenza is a respiratory infection that produces fever, chills, sore throat, muscle aches, and cough that lasts a week or more. The flu can be deadly for the elderly and those with compromised immune systems or who are...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/the-flu-and-the-flu-vaccine.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

  • Better Choices For Colic

    As I work with small children in my practice, I am witnessing a distressing trend in the pediatric medical care of infantile colic. Colic is described as a complex of symptoms in early infancy characterized by inconsolable crying that persists for...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/better-choices-for-colic.html

  • Chickweed Is a Star

    snowdrops and crocus flowers herald the spring. And if you look in between them, with luck you’ll see a bright green creeping plant, low to the ground with little white starry flowers: chickweed, a good friend of mine. ...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/chickweed-is-a-star.html

  • Why Nutrition for ADHD?

    Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder, ADHD, affects 5 to 10 percent of children worldwide. It is characterized by disordered conduct, learning disability, mood and anxiety disorders and aggressiveness, as well as difficulty with arousal, working...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/why-nutrition-for-adhd.html

  • Sugar/Sweeteners

    Sugar, Sugar EverywhereMany books have been written about the dangers of sugar consumption and its ability to depress the immune system, impede cellular function, and stimulate the overgrowth of candida (yeast). Even the US government is on a campaign...

    http://icpa4kids.org/HPA-Articles/sugarsweeteners.html

  • The Fourth Trimester: A Guide to Healthy Postpartum Recovery

    The journey that a woman takes with her baby during pregnancy is a special and sacred time. Many women devote a considerable amount of time preparing for the day of the birth, as well as stocking the house with baby supplies. While we must prepare...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/the-fourth-trimester-a-guide-to-healthy-postpartum-recovery.html

  • Birth Trauma Results in Colic

    From the abstract:   The objective of this case study is to document the effects of chiropractic on poor sleeping patterns in an infants through a difficult time in an infant's life. Many infants do not sleep...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Chiropractic-Research/birth-trauma-results-in-colic.html

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