Category Archives: Personal Stories

Individuals’ experience with health, health challenges, illness, and promoting their health

Today’s Spiritual and Health Imperative

The importance of self-acceptance. Continue reading

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Better to Set Modest Goals?

My experience training for a 5K Continue reading

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Can You Improve Your Vision with Chiropractic Care?

Can your vision be improved with chiropractic care? I’ve had two recent cases in which it has. And there are many more cases which have been reported in the literature. Continue reading

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A Tribute to Irmgard Bartenieff

Irmgard Bartenieff had a huge influence on my work and that of many others. Continue reading

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My Dog Saved My Life

It’s not a story about little Timmy having fallen in the well. There’s more than one way a dog can “save your life.” Continue reading

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I Like Cookies

Sugar provides instant gratification to the brain’s pleasure centers. No wonder I look cookies so much! Unfortunately, the pleasure comes with many health risks. Continue reading

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Two Things I Learned from My Patient Liz

My experience with Liz reinforced for me the risk of anesthesia, and also reminded me that the brain serves the body, not the other way around. Continue reading

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Confessions in the Gym – or, How to Use Peer Pressure for Your Benefit

“Peer pressure” seems like a useless vestige from middle school. As adults, we should strive to live for our own values, driven by our own personal motivations. But what if you could use peer pressure to your advantage? Continue reading

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My Son Got Off to a Lucky Start In Kindergarten

Thankfully, my son had a kindergarten teacher who allowed plenty of hugs and physical play. The anti-human touch trend in our society has gone way too far…. Continue reading

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The Science of Chiropractic – After 120 Years, Still Ahead of the Times

The science of chiropractic and how it’s evolved. Continue reading

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