Thinking Straight Archive:

MORE ON MICHIGAN

0

It is truly amazing how foreign the idea of “no diagnosis, no alternative to medicine, no treatment of disease” is to certain ones of the profession. In the opinion of the straight chiropractor, it is …


Continue Reading

MORE ON MICHIGAN

0

It is truly amazing how foreign the idea of “no diagnosis, no alternative to medicine, no treatment of disease” is to certain ones of the profession. In the opinion of the straight chiropractor, it is …


Continue Reading

WHAT’S WRONG WITH THE STRAIGHT CHIROPRACTIC MOVEMENT?

0

Why is it that the chiropractors who call themselves principled or straight are not having the impact that they had five or ten years ago? There are probably many reasons. The schools, for one, are …


Continue Reading

CHARACTERISTICS OF A MEMBER OF THE PIVOT – PART II

0

The last issue dealt almost entirely with moral courage as a characteristic. In this issue a few more characteristics will be addressed. 1. Integrity. This is a quality sorely lacking in most aspects of society …


Continue Reading

DEDUCTIVE REASONING PHILOSOPHY AND PRACTICE

0

Those within the chiropractic profession who call themselves chiropractic “scientists,” clinical chiropractors, or broad scope practitioners tend to look rather condescendingly at the chiropractic philosopher. Somehow they view those who have a strong philosophical base …


Continue Reading

CHARACTERISTICS OF A MEMBER OF THE PIVOT

0

We are now into the third year of the publishing of the Pivot Review. Many new subscribers have joined along the way. Perhaps they do not know exactly what the “Pivot” is. The word is …


Continue Reading

CRITERIA FOR CARE

0

The intention within a segment of the mixers in our profession is to perform the chiropractic procedure only on those people who manifest a diagnosed medical condition which has been deemed amenable to chiropractic. Unfor …


Continue Reading

THE CHIROPRACTIC OBJECTIVE

0

It is important to continually clarify the objective of chiropractic. The tremendous growth of the profession in the last 75 years has created considerable confusion on the part of the public. That is not difficult …


Continue Reading

STRAIGHT CHIROPRACTIC

0

Attempting to identify yourself as a straight chiropractor is becoming rather ludicrous. It’s ironic that the term was begun years ago by B.J. and resurrected again in the mid 70’s in order to clarify a …


Continue Reading

OBJECTIVES AND RESULTS

0

Many of the problems within our profession, namely, the dissension, the wide variations in practice, and even the lack of acceptance comes from a confusion between our objective and the results of that objective. The …


Continue Reading