Thinking Straight Archive:

NEUROLOGICAL ORTHOPEDIC TESTS – Part II

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In The Pivot Review, Volume 2, Number 2, there was an essay on Neurological Orthopedic Tests being performed by chiropractors. The article basically addressed the fallacy of straights using the tests to determine the absence …


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AN HISTORICAL PERSPECTIVE

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There is quite a controversy within our profession over the use of non-prescription drugs and there are even a few advocating the limited use of prescription drugs. The one side argues that we must move …


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LET'S BE HONEST

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There is an alarming trend growing in the straight chiropractic movement. It is a tendency to be less than totally honest with potential patients concerning the chiropractic objective. This tendency is most clearly seen in …


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LET’S BE HONEST

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There is an alarming trend growing in the straight chiropractic movement. It is a tendency to be less than totally honest with potential patients concerning the chiropractic objective. This tendency is most clearly seen in …


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PRINCIPLE AND PRACTICE

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There have been numerous instances in history when the practice and the philosophy of chiropractic has confronted the law of the land head on. The earliest example was the very practice itself. In the early …


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OBJECTIVES

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Can we correct vertebral subluxations or aid in correcting vertebral subluxations by increasing the quality of the matter? Apparently that is what some chiropractors attempt to do by using therapeutic procedures. It may be possible …


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THERAPEUTIC CHIROPRACTIC

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Chiropractors will use therapeutic measures and justify it, saying they do not want the patient to leave without an adjustment, and the therapeutic measure helps to relieve the pain so an adjustment can be given. …


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CHIROPRACTIC APOLOGETICS – Part VI

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The Logical Approach One of the most outstanding characteristics of chiropractic in general, and straight chiropractic in particular, is the logic it is based upon. Perhaps it is not so much the logic of straight …


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CHIROPRACTIC APOLOGETICS Part V

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The Practical Approach “Philosophy is great, but in practice you have to be practical.” “Let’s be practical.” We must admit that there is no way you can make as much money in chiropractic practice being …


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ASSUMING RESPONSIBILITY FOR ONE’S DECISIONS

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Our chiropractic philosophy has answers to many of the questions that plague society. One of these questions is that of responsibility. The philosophy teaches that there are no accidents in nature, everything happens for a …


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