TCM Traditional Chinese Medicine and Ayurvedic Medicine

Ayurvedic Medicine A whole different world of treatment opportunities to vast to cover in a single post. Start with this link for information on Ayurvedic Medicine TCM Traditional Chinese Another system of Medicine that has been around for thousands of years, but today typically falls into the realm of “Alternative Medicine” in the eyes of […]

IV Drips – Intravenous Therapy

This is not the same as Intrathecal drug delivery. IV drips can be anything from drugs to vitamins or minerals. The reason this is valid and helpful treatment modality is the medication or vitamins/minerals go directly into the veins bypassing the stomach. Most people do not realize that oral vitamin consumption may only deliver as […]

Kinesiology vs Applied Kinesiology

Kinesiology Kinesiology, also known as Human Kinetics, is the science of human movement. It focuses on how the body functions and moves. A kinesiological approach applies scientific and evidence based medical principles towards the analysis, preservation and enhancement of human movement in all settings and populations. Kinesiologists work in research, the fitness industry, clinically, and […]

Massage Thereapy Treatments for Back and Neck Pain

Note: See Also My Post on Myofascial Release Different Types of Massage Treatments Deep Tissue – Targets deep layers of muscles and connective tissue Rolfing – A specific form of deep tissue work Trigger Point Therapy – Addresses Adhesions in the muscles Swedish – most common, long smooth strokes and kneading, circular motions Shiatsu – […]

Acupuncture

Acupuncture Videos to Help You Understand How it Works My Experience with Acupuncture Works for some to help with pain. I tried Acupuncture with electrical therapy (At a Chiropractors Office” and it did nothing for me, but he person doing the work may not have been fully schooled as to the proper treatment. I then […]

Neural Therapy

Popular in Germany this treatment modality involves injections of procaine (an anesthetic) and vitamins. The intention is to reset the nerves. Learn more… Neural Therapy

Chiropractic

A Warning about Chiropractic Manipulation: High Velocity Chiropractic maneuvers can put you at risk of severe neck injury. While a Chiropractor may say it’s “Safe” then quote you a bunch of statistical numbers, the fact remains you are at risk! Gentle manipulation for some who are also correcting their muscle imbalances and coupled with Myofascial […]

UVBI – Ultra Violet Blood Irradiation

Ultraviolet Blood Irradiation (UVBI) is a treatment that involves a three-step process. A patient’s blood is first withdrawn. The blood is then exposed to a stream of ultraviolet light (UV). Lastly, the blood is slowly reintroduced back into the body. I have had this proceedure and it is nothing to fear. Ultra violet blood irradiation […]

Chelation Therapy The Unproven – Proven Therapy

Chelation therapy involves oral chelation or intravenous administration of an agent to bind toxic metals and excrete them from the body. For example: EDTA Chelation Therapy. The other agents (Water, Vitamins, etc.) that are used in the EDTA Chelation Therapy Solution are designed to “boost” the treatments value. As the EDTA removes calcium deposits it […]