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  • Vitalism in the Family

    At its core, chiropractic—which emphasizes the body’s innate ability to heal itself without the use of drugs or surgery—is steeped in vitalism. But although spinal adjustments make up part of the wellness equation, a vitalistic approach to healthcare...

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  • Antibiotics and the Aware Parent

    Acute Otitis Media is the most common upper respiratory condition treated in pediatric offices and the treatment of this condition continues to be the most controversial in the medical community (1-3) . The majority of children suffering from...

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  • Ear Infections

    Van D. Merkle, DC Says: Become informed about Prevnar vaccine (PCV7), also known as the pneumococcal strep vaccine, or ear-ache vaccine. The literature does not support its use. Avoid ALL dairy products, sugar, and congestive type foods....

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  • Blackmail and the Medical Vaccine Exemption

    Vaccine risks for you or your child can range from zero to 100 percent, depending upon the genes you were born with, your microbiome DNA, the environment you live in, your age and health at the time of vaccination, and the type and how many vaccines...

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  • Viva Vagus! What Happens in the Vagus Nerve Affects Every Part of Our Lives

    The vagus nerve is the longest of 12 pairs of nerves that originate in the brain, serving as the brain’s central command in the fight against stress, inflammation, and toxicity. The vagus helps regulate our “fight or flight” response, digestion,...

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  • Perspectives on Chiropractic and Immunity

    Louis Pasteur proposed the theory that germs cause disease. Very simply, the Germ Theory stated that there were separate diseases, and that each disease was caused by a particular microorganism. Today, we have discovered that the...

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  • The Arc of Healing

    When your child is sick, you don’t need to freak out. One thing I teach all my clients is that symptoms follow an arc. Like every process, there is a cycle to healing: a beginning, middle, and an end. ...

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  • Natural Immunity

    In order to use vaccinations wisely, we need to understand exactly how they work. Vaccines are designed to cause an increase in antibody levels (titers) against a specific bacterium or virus, thus preventing illness from that ...

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  • FWF - 030 - Cervical Cancer Vaccine

    Family Wellness First - 030 Cervical Cancer Vaccine Here we go again: Experimental and Investigational, Non- Evidenced Based Medicine-Again! It has become obvious that parents need to be the watchdog for their own families' health care. Numerous...

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  • FWF - 016 - Summer 2005 Pathways Information

    Family Wellness First The E-newsletter for Parents to make Informed Health Care Choices Stay Informed with Pathways Magazine Our current Pathways full color, quarterly magazine is now available. Here are some excerpts from this edition's articles: ...

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  • Chiropractic and Children

    What Can Chiropractic Do for Your Child?Why do millions of parents bring their children to Doctors of Chiropractic every year? Is it only for highly dramatic health conditions? Is it only for when my child is hurting? Not at all!! Chiropractic's...

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  • Bioterrorism and Our Kids

    The threat and fear of exposure to bioterrorist weapons looms ever so close since the deaths linked to pulmonary anthrax. Is the worry legitimate and what can we do for ourselves and the kids? The prime disease candidates the terrorists can employ...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/bioterrorism-and-our-kids.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

  • Antibiotic Use: An Update

    A Look at the Usage The introduction of antibiotics, once hailed as "miracle drugs" in the 1940’s is reminiscent of the words of William Heberden when he wrote 200 years ago that "new medicines, and new methods of cure, always work miracles for...

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  • Ear Infection: A Retrospective Study Examining Improvement from Chiropractic Care and Analyzing Influencing Factors

    This was a study of forty-six children aged 5 years and under in a private practice in a Minneapolis suburb. All care was done by a single chiropractor, who adjusted the subluxations found and paid particular...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Chiropractic-Research/ear-infection-a-retrospective-study-examining-improvement-from-chiropractic-care-and-analyzing-influencing-factors.html

  • Epidurals May Affect Newborns

    A recent study published in April's issue of The Journal of the American Academy of Pediatrics states that epidurals can cause fevers in mothers during childbirth which in turn causes doctors to test ...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Research/epidurals-may-affect-newborns.html

  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder

    ADHD - attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. Of late, the disorder has been addressed a great deal in both the popular media and the scientific literature; particularly with the great number of children being diagnosed with the disorder and even...

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  • Herbs and Breastfeeding

    Breastfeeding is the best option for feeding your newborn, if circumstances allow, for many reasons. Nursing your baby is a natural and normal conclusion to the experience of pregnancy and birth. In fact, it serves as a powerful link from the period...

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  • Epidurals May Increase Pain to Baby During Birth

    Women who receive epidurals to ease labor pains may be increasing discomfort for their newborns, according to a study published in Pediatrics. The study says that epidural's can cause fevers in mothers ...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Research/epidurals-may-increase-pain-to-baby-during-birth.html

  • Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)

    Attention Deficit Disorder: What's Happening to Our Children? Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) or Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder (ADHD) is the fastest growing diagnosis given to children and adolescents in the United States. We all know about...

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