Tag Archives: birth trauma

Shoulder, Arm, and Hand Problems

Chiropractors correct vertebral subluxations which cause spinal nerve stress.  Depending on which nerves are affected you may experience pain, tingling, tightness, weakness, pins-and-needles, or other symptoms in these body parts. Your brachial plexus is made up of nerves which come … Continue reading

Sciatica and Leg Pain

Do you know anyone in the Portland area that is suffering from sciatica or any other type of pain?  Try chiropractic! The sciatic nerve is the longest and largest in your body.  When it is inflamed, the condition is called … Continue reading

Seven Secrets to Health

7 Secrets to health and better healing Secret #1 – Sick care is not health care. You must know the difference. Secret #2 – Pain, although unpleasant to experience, is a necessary biological process for survival and alerts us to … Continue reading

Is your spine healthy?

Here are some easy ways to find out: Do the heels of your shoes wear out unevenly?  This may be due to uneven leg length or stress along the length of the spine. Are you able to take a satisfying … Continue reading

Healing the Brain Naturally Part 2

Understanding and taking care of ADHD, ADD, behavioral disorders, learning disorders, developmental delay and autism. Nutrition, Metabolism and Toxicity In the first part of this article, we have explored the neurological factors that cause learning, behavioral and developmental disorders.  We have … Continue reading

Healing the Brain Naturally Part 1

Understanding and taking care of ADHD, ADD, behavioral disorders, learning disorders, developmental delay and autism. Hemisphericity and Functional Disconnection Syndrome As parents and educators, we all want the best for children.  We want to see them grow and develop properly, flourish, … Continue reading

Infant Neck Strengthening Prevents Torticollis

Torticollis, or wryneck, literally means “twisted neck” in Latin.  In newborns, torticollis can happen due to positioning in the womb or after a difficult childbirth. This condition is called torticollis and can give your baby a tilted head and make … Continue reading

Teaching Tips for Maximizing Brain Function

One way to improve student’s ability to learn is to play to their natural strengths   Most people have one side of their brain that is more dominant than the other.  This article will teach you how to help your children  During … Continue reading

Brain Boosting Exercises

EOG Brain Boosting Exercises Positive,  Active,  Clear and  Energetic thinking. Many students find that, especially in times of stress, they value having this way to restore a natural pace.  **Finding Your P.A.C.E.  (From “The Brain Gym” – Teachers Edition)   … Continue reading

Ear Infections and Antibiotics – The Truth Every Parent Should Know

Ask most any parent  about ear infections, and you will most likely hear one horror story after another.  Ear infection, or Otitis Media, is the most common reason for visits to the pediatrician’s office. It is estimated that over 30 … Continue reading