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  • Chiropractic Care of a 3-Year-Old Male with Sleep Disordered Breathing Syndrome

    Abstract Objective: To describe the chiropractic care of a patient with a chief complaint of “sleeping problems.” Clinical Features: A 3-yr-old boy with “sleeping problems” characterised as loud snoring, episodes of “breath-holding” and...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Chiropractic-Research/chiropractic-care-of-a-3-year-old-male-with-sleep-disordered-breathing-syndrome.html

  • Infant Sleep Disorders and Maternal Post-Natal Depression are Serious Problems

    When an infant is not getting enough sleep, neither is the mother. When a mother is experiencing post natal depression, her emotions may be affecting the infant's ability to sleep. This 2002 study in BMJ examines this...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Research/infant-sleep-disorders-and-maternal-post-natal-depression-are-serious-problems.html

  • Functional Disorders (Fixations) of the Spine in Children

    Functional disorders are considered to be the first manifestations of vertebrogenic disease, with first symptoms appearing at a young age. In a total of 57 children's migraine cases, 48 had excellent results...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Chiropractic-Research/functional-disorders-fixations-of-the-spine-in-children.html

  • Attention Deficit Disorder and Ritalin

    A Look at the Research There is extensive research available that demonstrates the need to avoid the use of such drugs as Ritalin, Adderal, or Cylert when "treating" hyperactivity disorders in children. Unfortunately, the drug manufacturers...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/attention-deficit-disorder-and-ritalin.html

  • A Starting Point

    Can anyone help me? There is nothing more devastating to a parent than hearing that his or her child has a problem. With the prevalence of autism and the spectrum disorders hitting 1 in 150 children in the United States, the delivery of this...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/a-starting-point.html

  • Growing Healthy Kids: Calming the Cry of Colic

    The elusive infant condition called colic has perplexed parents and healthcare professionals alike for many years. The seemingly endless crying spells and sleep loss lead to stress and anxiety for all. Each baby is unique and is affected by a variety...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/growing-healthy-kids-calming-the-cry-of-colic.html

  • Crying for Comfort: Distressed Babies Need to be Held

    The term “cry it out” refers to the practice of leaving babies in their cribs without picking them up, and letting them cry themselves to sleep. A modified version of this approach is to go to the baby every few minutes to pat her on the back or...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/crying-for-comfort-distressed-babies-need-to-be-held.html

  • What Can Be Done to Prevent Autism Now?

    It’s a fact that more and more kids are showing signs of autism spectrum disorders (ASD) than ever before. What’s causing this epidemic is still a mystery, but we now have some strong clues about prevention and treatment, based on emerging science...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/what-can-be-done-to-prevent-autism-now.html

  • Autism, Asthma, Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS), Strabismus and Illness Susceptibility: A Case Study in Chiropractic Management

    A 5-year-old female with autism, asthma, allergies, irritable bowel syndrome and left-sided strabismus who was experiencing 25 violent temper episode per day, with each episode lasting up to 20 minutes was...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Chiropractic-Research/autism-asthma-irritable-bowel-syndrome-ibs-strabismus-and-illness-susceptibility-a-case-study-in-chiropractic-management.html

  • Pull the Plug!

    Since the 1950’s, sitting in front of the television for relaxation, entertainment, learning, and for just something to do, has been an integral part of family life. With the introduction of TV into the fabric of family homes, research has been...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/pull-the-plug.html

  • Pregnancy Massage

    What is Pregnancy Massage? Pregnancy is a time of major structural, physiological, psychological, spiritual, and social changes. Some of these changes produce discomforts and concerns, which can be addressed with appropriate massage therapy and body...

    http://icpa4kids.org/HPA-Articles/pregnancy-massage.html

  • Teenage Acne

    Acne Anguish: A Common Teenage Problem Many of us, as teen-agers, have experienced the dread of acne. Blackheads, whiteheads and the red, swollen, pus-filled lesions we call pimples is a disease common in teens called acne vulgaris. Eight out of...

    http://icpa4kids.org/HPA-Articles/teenage-acne.html

  • Confirming the Hazards of Stimulant Drug Treatment

    Until recently, no studies have systematically examined the rate of psychotic symptoms caused by routine treatment with stimulant drugs such as methylphenidate (Ritalin) and amphetamine (Dexedrine, Adderall). Doctors who prescribe stimulant drugs...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Research/confirming-the-hazards-of-stimulant-drug-treatment.html

  • Subluxations, Homeostasis and Hormonal Imbalance

    The word "homeostasis" describes the body's ability to maintain relatively stable internal conditions even though the outside world is constantly changing. Homeostasis indicates a dynamic state of equilibrium or a balance in which internal conditions...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/subluxations-homeostasis-a-hormonal-imbalance.html

  • Are Your Children Being Unnecessarily Medicated?

    These days, it seems many medical doctors' first course of action is to recommend or prescribe drugs for any patient complaint; disturbingly, this trend seems to hold true whether the patient is an adult or a child. An eye-opening study published in...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/are-your-children-being-unnecessarily-medicated.html

  • New Study Shows Chiropractic Care for Children is Safe and Effective

    A new study published in the CAM Journal FACT has shown that chiropractic care for children is safe and effective. Children's Safety and Effectiveness Study Accepted at Major CAM Conference!! The ICPA is pleased to...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Pathways-Blog/new-study-shows-chiropractic-care-for-children-is-safe-and-effective.html

  • Healing Our Children with Attentional, Emotional, and Learning Challenges

    There is an epidemic in our society. More and more children are being assigned more and more labels. These labels include attention deficit disorder (ADD), attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), receptive and/or expressive language...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/healing-our-children-with-attentional-emotional-and-learning-challenges.html

  • What is Biomedical Treatment?

    Childhood neurological disorders (NDs) are typically diagnosed by professionals with psychology and psychiatry backgrounds. Parents are often told that their child’s diagnosis is the result of genes and is psychological in nature. Typical...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/what-is-biomedical-treatment.html

  • Pre- and Perinatal Experiences for Health and Healing

    It has been nearly a century since pre- and perinatal psychology was introduced by Otto Rank, a student and colleague of Sigmund Freud. His slim book, The Trauma of Birth, was a gift to his mentor and friend in 1924. This birthday surprise detailed...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/pre-and-perinatal-experiences-for-health-and-healing.html

  • Attention Problems in Children

    Excerpt from Child Health Guide: Holistic Pediatrics for Parents, North Atlantic Books, 2005 (Click here to order Child Health Guide) Attention and attentiveness are somewhat paradoxical when viewed by adults. We expect children to pay attention. We...

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