An introductory Health Appraisal questionnaire is a revolutionary time saver. Medical literature indicates that 83% of all diagnoses can be made at the end of consultation, provided the patient was asked the right questions. A comprehensive Health Appraisal that reveals underlying causes will help you see a patient’s total health picture and readily choose appropriate homeopathic formulas. Patients fill these out on their own time. You need a detailed clinical history that is designed to help you make both chiropractic and homeopathic treatment decisions simultaneously. Read the rest of this entry »
Auras That Precede Some Headaches May Actually Trigger the Pain, Study Finds
The auras that foreshadow migraines for some people might be more than a harbinger of pain. New research shows they may actually trigger the intense throbbing associated with this kind of headache.
An appropriate system is easy to integrate and effective in a high volume practice. Many successful chiropractors who use homeopathy see over 200 patients per day on a long term basis. Proper use of homeopathic formulas should actually increase patient volume. How is this possible? Isn’t homeopathic casetaking a time consuming process? Isn’t homeopathy just for small, alternative style practices? Maybe you have wondered these things. Read the rest of this entry »
I was delighted to get my long-awaited Internet connection. Of course, my first visit was to the Homeopathic community. I was quick to realize the Homeopathy Mailing List was for me, and I had no doubt I would meet nice, helpful and knowledgeable people. Read the rest of this entry »
Diet, SNPs and Cancer
What is the relationship between diet and SNPs, and how might this relationship influence cancer risk? Although this area of research is in its infancy, some relevant data from investigations of other diseases provides a hint that SNPs may link dietary intake of certain nutrients to disease risk, including risk for cancer.
Scientists have been concerned for many years about the relative importance of environmental factors and genetics in determining cancer risk. It is a widely held belief that 80 to 90 percent of human cancer is due to environmental factors.
Q.I am a 58-year-old woman and have recently been diagnosed with severe osteoporosis in my left hip, although I do not have any pain. Yes, I am a smoker. I hate milk, and I have very bad dietary habits. I love chocolate, and I would die for my sweets. So to compensate, I recently purchased a juicer and have been forcing myself to drink carrot and apple juice. Is this really beneficial, or is it a complete waste of time? I get confused from all the hype out there. Read the rest of this entry »