Category: General Health

  • Causes of ADHD-like symptoms (from S.A.N.T.A.- Stimulants Are Not The Answer)   Identifying the underlying problems triggering ADHD-like behavior. · emotional problems · educational problems · lifestyle problems · nutritional problems · prescription drugs · drugs taken recreationally (including prescription drugs) · medical problems   Emotional problems The range of emotional problems that can produce ADHD-like behavior is vast but often overlooked. For instance, infant […]

  • Children with ADHD vs. Chiropractic Perspective and Theory; Part 2

    (Reprinted from the August 2002 issue of the Journal of the American Chiropractic Association) By Nataliya V. Schetchikova, PhD ADHD and Diet While clinical evidence and small studies suggest that neurological and chiropractic treatment and optometric training may be effective in treating patients with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and learning disabilities by providing the […]

  • Children with ADHD Medical vs. Chiropractic Perspective and Theory; Part 1

    (Rreprinted from the July 2002 issue of the Journal of the American Chiropractic Association)   By Nataliya V. Schetchikova, PhD   Drug abuse is a horrifying subject for many American parents. But it has a special meaning for the parents of about 8 million children who are labeled with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, or ADHD. […]

  • Nerves and Nutrition: Alternative Strategies for Dealing with ADD/ADHD

    Dr. Greg and Lyn Chappell   Concern is growing around the escalating use of psycho stimulant drugs for Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD) and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD). This is particularly true in Michigan as it ranks as one of the highest in the nation in Ritalin usage. Doris Rapp,M.D., author of “Is This Your […]

  • Is Your Child Troubled or Gifted?

    IS YOUR CHILD TROUBLED OR GIFTED? Dr. Greg and Lyn Chappell Many of us are aware of the dangerous side effects and addictive qualities of Ritalin. Yet, every day, over a million and a half kids, labeled as A.D.D. or A.D.H.D. will line up for their midday dose. Why are 5-8% of our school age […]

  • A Comparative Study of Children’s Health in Chiropractic vs. Medical Households

    In a random survey, 200 pediatricians and 200 chiropractors were selected and surveyed to determine what, if any, differences were between the health of the doctors’ children raised under different healthcare models. Survey analysis revealed that the chiropractic children had fewer ear infections compared to the medical children (20% vs. 69%), fewer allergies, less tonsillitis, […]

  • A Healthy Start for a Healthy Future

    A seedling needs good soil, water, sunlight, and nutrients to grow a healthy plant. Likewise, your child needs good nutrition, water, air, love, elimination/reduction of toxic elements, and an uninterrupted flow of nerve signals, to name a few, for healthy growth and development. A baby is a vast bundle of neurons representing a potential of […]

  • Chiropractic Management of 47 Asthma Cases

      Chiropractic Management Of 47 Asthma Cases By William C. Amalu, D.C.   Each day, 14 Americans die from asthma.  It is the only chronic disease, besides AIDS and tuberculosis, with an increasing death rate.  Since 1979, asthma death rates have increased 58 percent overall. The death rate among patients 19 years and younger has […]

  • Second Brain – Manage your gut and gut flora

    Monday, October 10, 2011 by: Paul Fassa (NaturalNews) Your mind is your most important asset, but it can become your worst enemy. And your gut may be your most important organ when it comes to mental health. The awareness of intestinal flora deficiencies as the root causes of a wide spectrum of mental problems is […]

  • Omega-3 Benefits Your Baby’s Brain and Eyes

    Dr. Mercola’s Comments, Excerpted from The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) confirmed that omega-3 fats benefit eye and cognitive development in babies, but stopped short of recommending additional supplementation. Their reasoning was that babies acquire most of the omega-3 fat DHA from breast milk, which appeared to contain an adequate supply of this healthy […]