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A fish out of water|
by Darrel Crain, DC
Water, water, everywhere?
A fish out of water and a human without water are not so very different. A fish can survive outside water for a few minutes, while a human being can last only a matter of days without fresh drinking water. Our need for water is more immediate t...
The vitamin menace - are vitamins dangerous?|
The vitamin menace
By Darrel Crain, DC
Glancing at the daily newspaper one morning this week, I immediately thought of Groucho Marx when he said, "A child of five could understand this. Fetch me a child of five!"
The curious front-page story that had me scratching my head concerned the ...
Cocaine in the water|
By Darrel Crain, D.C.
It's the water - and a lot more
Fred Hoyle wrote: "Space isn't remote at all. It's only an hour's drive away if your car could go straight upwards." His comment demonstrates a typically American, classically human, endlessly optimistic faith in the ability of new te...
The Basis of Chiropractic as I see it...|
By Eddy Cohen, D.C.
The Basis of Chiropractic as I see it...
Chiropractic is based upon the simple principle that the body naturally strives toward health. This is the normal expression of the body's innate intelligence. The nerve system's primary responsibility is to coordinate this proce...
No Excuse For Irresponsibility|
By Sharon Gorman, D.C.
Give me a job that I know that I can do or at least think that I have a shot at being able to do and get out of my way and let me get to work. After a while I figured out that there isn't a whole heck of a lot of things that I would like to do that I can't get done especi...
Take a Stand on Chiropractic|
Lou Corleto, D.C., PhC (hon)
Do you want Chiropractic to "take off," your practice to "take off?" Then we need to start thinking, speaking and acting as though they have and they will. Of course doing this will separate you from many people including some chiropractors. They will call you crazy...
Proud to be a Chiropractor|
Monday Morning Message By Sharon Gorman, D.C.
I spent part of last week in Atlanta at a Board Meeting. I got the opportunity to address the student body. I have done that many times but this is the first time since I've been a Board Member. I was trying to express to them how lucky I felt they ...
Thuggery and Life University|
By Andy Forelli, D.C.
In order to do the best for the students and to save the college, Sid E. Williams, D.C. has resigned the helm of Life Chiropractic under pressure from the CCE and upon the request by the college board. Whether you like Sidney Earl Williams or hate him, know him or don't, a...
Dr. Sid & Life University|
By Sharon Gorman, D.C.
I've gotten several e-mails and calls from chiropractors and from chiropractic students about what is happening with Life University. I had some of
the patients that are now students call and say "What should I do?" I've told them all the same thing and I thought I mi...
Life University Accreditation - a Message from Palmer|
FROM: Guy F. Riekeman, D.C., President
As you have heard by now, Life University has lost its accredited status with CCE. The Palmer Chiropractic University System is saddened by this news. We are especially aware of and sympathize with the disruption this will cause in the lives of Life Univer...
Questions on Life University|
Harvey Fish, D.C.
Hi. It's been a while.
Oh, I've had lot's of questions, just none that merited posting to you all. Till today.
By now most of you will have heard the news that CCE has denied Life it's re-accreditation. I suppose that there are reasons/justifications that CCE has fou...
Will Chiropractic Survive?|
By Shawn Powers, D.C.
"Pray as though everything depended on God. Work as if everything depended on you." - St. Augustine
In a recent conversation, one of our greats and a personal mentor made the shocking statement that he does not believe chiropractic will survive. My thoughts turned to ...
The Chiropractic Position On Vaccines|
By Tim O'Shea, D.C.
Now there's a scary title. An audible inbreath from those bastions of chiropractic academia who are trying so hard to maintain the obsequious appearance of cooperation and subservience... Please let us play doctor too... we'll be good... we'll be a drugless profession, but y...
A Celebration Of Love|
By Stew Bittman, D.C.
To the editor: (February, 1996)
Another Valentine's Day has come and gone. A celebration of love. So we lavished our sweethearts with hearts and flowers and candy (to clog up those hearts, I suppose.) It's all very nice and sweet, but what exactly are we celebrating? ...
More Antibiotic Misuse|
A Yahoo News headline reads "Emergency Doctors Often Misuse Antibiotics"
According to the article, emergency room doctors are "inappropriately prescribing antibiotics" leading to even greater risks of drug-resistant infections.
A national survey revealed that during a one year period, ...
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