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  • Birth Induced TMJ Dysfunction: The Most Common Cause of Breastfeeding Difficulties

    In a clinical setting, 1,000 newborns were observed and treated (ages one hour to 21 days), for failure and/or difficulty with breast-feeding. In 800 or 80%, birth induced Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction...


  • Birth Induced TMJ Dysfunction: The Most Common Cause of Breastfeeding Difficulty

    From the abstract:   In a clinical setting, 1,000 newborns were observed and treated (ages one hour to 21 days), for failure and/or difficulty with breast feeding. In 800 or 80%, birth induced...


  • Chiropractic/Dental Cotreatment of Lumbosacral Pain with Temporomandibular (TMJ) Joint Involvement

    A 33 year old woman with centralized lumbosacral pain, after 30 months of chiropractic care was still experiencing some lower back pain and limited improvement and agreed to see an orthodontist who diagnosed a...


  • Diagnosis and Treatment of TMJ, Head, Neck and Asthmatic Symptoms in Children

    From the abstract:   "Pathologic strain patterns in the soft tissues can be a primary cause of headaches, neck aches, throat infections, ear infections, sinus congestion, and asthma."Gillespie BR, ...


  • Forward Head Posture: Its Structural and Functional Influence on the Stomatognathic System: A Conceptual Study

    There is a correlation between forward head posture and TMJ dysfunction. Gonzalez H, Mann A.   Cranio. 1996 (Jan);14 (1): 71-80


  • Chiropractic Management of a Patient with Bell's Palsy

    49 year old Caucasian female, medical diagnosis of Bell's Palsy with right facial paralysis with the inability to close her right eye, extreme bilateral ear sensitivity to sound, pain in the right TMJ and neck...


  • The Relationship Between Impacted Wisdom Teeth, Headaches and Persistent Cervical Fixations

    The study group of 100 patients with one or more impacted wisdom teeth was selected by viewing each patient's antero-posterior and lateral cervical x-rays. A control group of 100 subjects without impacted...


  • A Multi-Faceted Chiropractic Approach to Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder: A Case Report

    An 11-year-old boy with medically diagnosed Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder has been a patient and student at the Kentuckiana Children's Center for three years...His case shows a history of early...


  • The Dental-Chiropractic Cotreatment of Structural Disorders of the Jaw and Tem-poromandibular Joint Dysfunction

    The position of the jaw, head and neck are intricately linked. The acute symptoms experi-enced during the initial dental treatment phase were caused by the inability of the head and neck to adapt to maxillary...


  • Pacifiers Linked with Breastfeeding Problems

    Many doctors of chiropractic suggest that parents refrain from giving their infants pacifiers because they may interfere with  TMJ (temporomandibular joint) function. Now a new study highlights another...


  • Jorey’s Journey

    When I saw Jorey for the first time, I wanted to know everything about this sweet little 5-month-old. I learned that he was born via a scheduled C-section. His mother, Deon, explained that for the past five days Jorey had been having 8 to 12 seizures...


  • Chiropractic Care of a Patient with Vertebral Subluxation and Bell's Palsy

    There are indications that patients suffering from Bell's palsy may benefit from a holistic chiropractic approach that not only includes a focus of examination and care of the primary regional areas of...


  • Case Study: Infant's Inability to Breast-Feed

    The inability to breast-feed due to pain caused by atlas subluxation and TMJ dysfunction. This three-week-old girl had colic, flatulence and outbursts of crying from 9 PM to 1 AM since birth, 19 days prior....


  • Assessing the Suck Reflex to Solve Feeding Difficutlties

    Many articles in the literature proclaim how commonly breastfeeding and suckling difficulties occur in the newborn baby. 1,2,3,4,5,6 As a chiropractor, I see this frequently in my office, although very often the parents do not complain of...


  • Nurture the Nervous System, Nourish the Baby

    How Chiropractic Supports Breastfeeding We all know the benefits of breastfeeding for a newborn, but we also must not underestimate the joy and emotional well-being that follow when a mother is able to feed her infant as planned and find empowerment...


  • Tongue-tie: A Holistic Approach for Breastfeeding Infants

    New moms are well aware of the importance of breastfeeding. Moms who are eager to breastfeed their newborns often find themselves disheartened if they run into difficulties with nursing. They may find the infant is having trouble maintaining...


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