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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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  • 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

  • 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

  • Allergies and Asthma

    Excerpt from Child Health Guide, North Atlantic Books, 2005 Asthma Incidence Dramatically Increasing Allergic conditions can begin at any age. Infants can develop eczema soon after birth. Babies can also suffer from asthmatic reactions to viruses,...

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  • Consequences of Antibiotics

    Consequences of Antibiotics: Alternative Medicine for Children Western medicine, brilliant and advanced in diagnosis and crisis management, seems to limit itself in therapeutic choices for common illnesses and injury. This is due to an over-reliance...

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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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  • But I'm Sick!

    Early last week, a practice member of mine named Melissa came in for her weekly check-up. I found that she was clear (i.e., didn't need an adjustment), so I rang the well bell and congratulated her. She got up off the table with a confused look on...

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  • Ritalin Fraud! Class Action Suit Filed Against Makers of Ritalin

    The law firm of Waters & Kraus has announced the filing in Texas of a class action lawsuit entitled Hernandez, Plaintiff, Individually and on Behalf of all Others Similarly Situated v. Ciba Geigy...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Research/ritalin-fraud-class-action-suit-filed-against-makers-of-ritalin.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...

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  • 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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  • 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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  • Holistic Approaches to Asthma

    Asthma is a common word in many households. A growing number of children live on beta-2 agonists, steroids and anti-leukotriene medications that treat the acute and chronic symptoms of asthma. These medications have helped save many lives. However,...

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  • Clinical Evidence Shows Limited Effect of Antibiotic Treatment on Children With Acute Otitis Media

    A study conducted by the Southern California/RAND Evidence-based Practice Center (EPC) and sponsored by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality reveals that nearly two-thirds of children with...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Research/clinical-evidence-shows-limited-effect-of-antibiotic-treatment-on-children-with-acute-otitis-media.html

  • 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

  • Cortical Blindness, Cerebral Palsy, Epilepsy and Recurring Otitis media: A Case Study in Chiropractic Management

    A 5-year-old boy with recurring middle-ear infections at one-month intervals who had been diagnosed with cortical blindness (the eyes functioned properly but the vision center in the brain was damaged),...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Chiropractic-Research/cortical-blindness-cerebral-palsy-epilepsy-and-recurring-otitis-media-a-case-study-in-chiropractic-management.html

  • 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

  • Benjamin’s Story

    When we first started chiropractic care for our family, I didn’t know the link between chiropractic and the nervous system. I pretty much viewed it as a skeletal-structural field of care for pain relief. I am glad that we stumbled across the...

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  • Eric’s Story

    Eric Zack, my 8-year-old son, began seeing Dr. David Spears at Body of Light Family Chiropractic on September 8th of 2004. We met Dr. David at the Lane County Fair at his demonstration booth offering free chiropractic evaluations. Dr. David looked at...

    http://icpa4kids.org/Wellness-Articles/erics-story.html

  • A 21st Century Manifesto for Parenting

    Is Western civilization harming our children? Let’s look at the evidence. If health indicates the quality of an individual’s relationship with his environment, then increases in chronic illnesses among children reflect our society’s failure. If...

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