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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...

    http://icpa4kids.org/About-the-ICPA/icpa-research.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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • Taking Charge of Giving Birth

    A commitment to natural delivery in a birth center, without doctors or pain relief of any kind on the premises, was the farthest notion from my mind the summer I learned I was pregnant. Like many other newly expecting women, I reluctantly envisioned...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/taking-charge-of-giving-birth.html

  • Chiropractic Relieves Constipation

    The purpose of the study was to record the effectiveness of chiropractic care of relieving constipation in an eight-month old child.   Constipation is defined as infrequent and painful defecation, fecal incontinence, and abdominal pain. ...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Chiropractic-Research/chiropractic-relieves-constipation.html

  • An Expectant Parent’s Guide to Chiropractic

    What we cannot see are the millions of different hormonal changes and chemical reactions occurring both in the mother and the developing baby, all of which are controlled and coordinated through the nervous system. Now more than ever, during...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/an-expectant-parents-guide-to-chiropractic.html

  • Soaring C-Section Rates Cause for Alarm

    Cesarean section rates are off the charts and women are being duped into thinking that this is all right; in fact they are being enticed to consider c-sections on demand based upon questionable promises. A...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Research/soaring-c-section-rates-cause-for-alarm.html

  • The Management of Symptoms Associated with Premenstrual Syndrome

    Management of a single case of PMS revealed alleviation of low back pain, abdominal bloating, breast tenderness and cardiac palpitations. "Patient did report pursuing other medical treatment alternatives in...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Chiropractic-Research/the-management-of-symptoms-associated-with-premenstrual-syndrome.html

  • ADHD Drugs Send Thousands to Emergency Rooms

    Labels: ADD/ADHD

    The above is a headline from the May 24, 2006 AP article appearing on ABC News Health website. According to the story, the US Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and Prevention released the first national estimates of this problem. According to the CDC,...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Research/adhd-drugs-send-thousands-to-emergency-rooms.html

  • Avoid a Cesarean: Know the Facts

    These facts are presented by the International Cesarean Awareness Network with the hope that parents, childbirth educators, doulas, nurses, midwives and doctors together can effectively reduce the rate of unnecessary cesarean sections and their...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/avoid-a-cesarean-know-the-facts.html

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