Monthly Archives: April 2013

Cholesterol Deficiencies and Autism

by Amber Brooks, CACCP Many children with autism have low cholesterol and this has been brought to the forefront for some time now. A researcher at Johns Hopkins found that some of the behaviors that children with autism exhibit are in fact due to a genetic disorder called Smith-Lemli-Opitz syndrome (SLOS) and can be fixed […]

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The truth about chiropractors – Fox News

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Chiro’s resurgence is being fueled by high-powered CEOs, Hollywood studio execs, and A-listers—mostly via concierge services in their homes or offices or on movie sets.  “A patient of mine asked if I would leave my practice and travel around the world with him to treat him,” says Los Angeles–based Brad Fazekas, D.C.  The paparazzi snapped […]

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Adding Chiropractic Manipulative Therapy to Standard Medical Care for Patients With Acute Low Back Pain: Results of a Pragmatic Randomized Comparative Effectiveness Study

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Study Design. Randomized controlled trial. Objective. To assess changes in pain levels and physical functioning in response to standard medical care (SMC) versus SMC plus chiropractic manipulative therapy (CMT) for the treatment of low back pain (LBP) among 18 to 35-year-old active-duty military personnel. Summary of Background Data. LBP is common, costly, and a significant […]

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Sugar And Spice Could Save Your Life

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March 11, 2013 by Peggy Layton  There are some pantry items that I believe are very important to have on hand in any emergency situation. They are sugar, cinnamon and cayenne pepper. I strongly advise you to store these items and get used to using them so you will think of them in a crisis situation. […]

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22 Things Happy People Do Differently

By Dr. Mercola Many people spend their lives waiting to be happy.  You may think, “if only I had more money,” or “could lose weight,” or you fill in the blank, then I would be happy. Well here’s a secret: you can be happy right now. It’s not always easy, but you can choose to be happy, and in the vast […]

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Sugary Drinks Linked to Over 180,000 Deaths Worldwide

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By Dr. Mercola I’ve been warning you of the dangers of soda since I started this site over 16 years ago, and the list of reasons to avoid this beverage just keeps getting longer. Americans in particular get most of their daily calories from sugar, primarily in the form of high fructose corn syrup (HFCS) […]

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Leafy Greens Essential for Immune Regulation and Tumor Resolution

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By Dr. Mercola Only about one-quarter of American adults eat three or more servings of vegetables a day. If you are in the majority who does not, you are missing out on major benefits, as consuming fresh vegetables is one of the key cornerstones to optimal health. Although I am convinced virtually everyone would benefit […]

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How Antacids And PPI’s Can Kill You

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DRUG DANGER ALERT New Science Shows Hidden, Deadly Risk Of Common Heartburn And Reflux Drugs   Dear Heartburn Sufferer, If you take any over-the-counter drug for your acid reflux, heartburn, or GERD…including Prevacid and Prilosec,… this timely report directly affects you. So take thirty seconds and read every word of this email. Carefully. These commonly used drugs suffered a […]

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Beware of side effects of PPI drugs in acid reflux (GERD) patients, warn doctors

Recently, I have seen significant number of colicky babies that have been put on PPI (Proton Pump Inhibitor) drugs like Prilosec and Prevacid. Well meaning pediatricians are trying to help their patients, but in the long run this will do more harm than good (see Drug Alert below). Babies need stomach acid to properly digest […]

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Resolution of Breastfeeding Difficulty Following Subluxation Based Chiropractic Care

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Case study reveals exciting data: We already know this and I have written about it previously, as it has happened many times recently in our practice. Resolution of Breastfeeding Difficulty Following Subluxation Based Chiropractic Care. The Journal of Pediatric, Maternal and Family Health recently published a case study involving the response of an 8-week-old female […]

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