Philosophy or Education

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                 With last year’s Department of Education decision concerning the Straight Chiropractic Academic Standards Association (SCASA), there has been increased interest and discussion about the straight schools applying to the Council on Chiropractic Education (CCE) …


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The Spiritual Dimension

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                                      The failure of medicine historically has been that it based its entire practice on a mechanistic model.  Down through the ages there were attempts, some were more successful than others, to bring the occult …


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CHIROPRACTORS GET SICK PEOPLE WELL – NOT!

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           As a writer, most of the time you just know when you write a line or make a statement that is going to evoke tremendous emotional response.  What is surprising is when you make …


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CHIROPRACTORS IN HOSPITALS

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          There has been considerable discussion in recent months concerning whether chiropractors should be in hospitals taking care of patients.  Clearly, those within our profession who have a medical objective, the treatment of medical conditions, …


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Straight Chiropractic and the Spine

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            The spine works as a unit but it is also part of the human unit.  you can affect a unit by affecting the parts of a unit or you can affect the unit by …


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Competency in Chiropractic

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                            Being a competent mixer chiropractor is 90% medical skills and 10% chiropractic skills.  Being a competent straight is 90% communication skills and 10% chiropractic.           To be competent as a mixer chiropractor, like a …


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Educated Determinations

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A CCE/”straight” chiropractic college announced it was doing research on herbal products destined for the chiropractic industry.  The college’s president emphasized that the school’s position was that “herbs should not be dispersed by chiropractors as …


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Mercy, Wyndham, or ?

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          Any chiropractor who has not been in a coma for the past year is aware of the Mercy Conference that occurred in early 1992.  It was an attempt by member of the profession to …


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Confusion

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There has never been a problem recognizing there are two aspects of our profession, straight and mixing.  The problem has been historically trying to identify the point where one begins and the other ends.  At …


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S p o r t s C h i r o p r a c t i c

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The above term is an oxymoron.  Sports and chiropractic are in direct contradiction.  The objective of chiropractic is to correct vertebral subluxation so the innate intelligence of the body can better express itself in a …


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