Lifeline to Vitality

Lifeline to Vitality
Discussing Ways to Cultivate Family Wellness

Medicalized Since Birth
Aug 7 • 5 min
Have you been medicalized since birth?
Adaptability and Resistance: The Currency of Health and Well-Being
Jul 29 • 4 min
When it comes to health, two of the most important qualities we have are adaptability and resistance.
Subluxation Directed, Health Guided
Jul 13 • 6 min
My Chiropractic evaluation is NOT based on what symptoms or sickness you have but based on what subluxation you have. Why focus on a subluxation and not on symptoms or sickness?
Brain Development and Pediatric Chiropractic
Jun 29 • 4 min
In general, 25% of all brain development happens during our first year of life with the greatest activity occurring in the brainstem.
A Brain Left Without A Right Is No Brain Of Mine
Jun 22 • 13 min
How did our society become so left-brain dominant?
Connection Between a Short Leg and an Upper Cervical Subluxation
Jun 3 • 5 min
It is often clinically noted that when there is an upper cervical subluxation present, a discrepancy in leg lengths is observed as well.
Life Occurs at the Intersection of Chaos and Order
May 6 • 6 min
Human beings are the crowning jewel of ordered chaos.
Feed Fear, Starve Health
Apr 27 • 5 min
When we feed into fear, we protect who we are now at the expense of who we can tomorrow.
“What is the Deal With Your Name and Logo?”
Apr 17 • 5 min
If you stop and look around, you will notice that logos are everywhere and in everything we do.
Anatomy and Physiology: Where Structure and Function Intersect
Apr 3 • 3 min
Anatomy and Physiology are two separate but intricately linked branches of biology.
9 Ways to Promote Your Immune Health
Mar 27 • 4 min
How do you promote the health of your immune system? You act on it!
Righting Reflex: The Brain-Body Connection That Never Goes Away
Mar 16 • 9 min
The Righting reflex controls the unconscious position of the head. It’s design is to help keep our brain, eyes and body in relative balance with each other.
What to Expect: 9 Steps of Your First Visit at OHIO Specific Chiropractic
Mar 16 • 7 min
The experience might seem a little daunting if you’ve never been to a Chiropractor before. But rest assured, the process is safe, easy and will be beneficial to your health.
The 8th Sense of the Body: Interoception
Mar 11 • 9 min
Interoception explains the knowledge and status of every tissue cell of the body at every moment.
Health, We Salute You!
Mar 4 • 8 min
Do we give birth to disease or health? It depends on your model.
What is the Art of Chiropractic?
Feb 26 • 8 min
The Chiropractor is “not only a scientist” but “should be an artist; skilled with mind and hands.”
Chiropractic’s a Garden, Dig It!
Feb 17 • 9 min
The ultimate goal of Chiropractic is not the adjustment of vertebral subluxations, but the cultivation and perfection of human beings.
5 Facts About C-sections: Repay to Cesarean What Belongs to Cesarean
Feb 10 • 12 min
Expanding on 5 facts posed by the International Cesarean Awareness Network
How Do You Avoid Stress?
Feb 4 • 6 min
The short answer is: You don’t. I know that sounds pessimistic. But only on the surface…
Heat and Health
Jan 28 • 10 min
Analyzing heat differential provides a specific neurological test that I utilized on every patient visit.
Hospital-Acquired Birth Stress
Jan 21 • 17 min
The modern medical birthing process has only increased the quality and quantity of stress that is put on the child as he or she is delivered.
Get to the Point!
Jan 14 • 7 min
What makes the brain “the brain” and the body “the body?”
Top 3 Google Search Questions for Pediatric Chiropractic
Jan 7 • 8 min
Answering the top 3 Google search questions for Pediatric Chiropractic
Resolve This! January is National Get Organized Month
Dec 28, 2019 • 4 min
The closer we get in contact with the power within, the greater the potential for that power to express itself.
Chiropractic: On-Demand Health
Dec 3, 2019 • 3 min
We want so much of our external life to be free of disruptions these days, but what about our internal self?
Epilepsy and Upper Cervical Chiropractic
Nov 25, 2019 • 4 min
Correcting a disruption to the brainstem can alleviate a neurological trigger of a seizure and/or epilepsy.
My Pediatrician Said I Shouldn’t Take my Child to a Chiropractor, They are Dangerous!
Nov 19, 2019 • 12 min
There are many points of contention to a statement like this.
Dr. Jarek’s Concussion Challenge
Nov 12, 2019 • 12 min
I think the NFL is “hard-headed” (pun intended) when it comes to the concussion debate.
Breaking News! Germ Theory Disproved! In 1884!
Nov 5, 2019 • 9 min
Exceptions to the rule make it just that: a rule, not a law.
Adjustment: Umbrella Remover.
Oct 28, 2019 • 3 min
Let an adjustment be your umbrella remover on a sunny day!
5 Signs of a Subluxation Every Parent Can Look For
Oct 22, 2019 • 8 min
As a parent, there are a few signs you can look for that can indicate if your child has a subluxation.
Go Outside and Play: The Importance of Movement
Oct 15, 2019 • 14 min
How movement helps develop our muscles, bones and brain.
Adjusting Children: A New Age Niche Or An Established Institute Foundation?
Oct 8, 2019 • 6 min
Is Pediatric Chiropractic a new concept within Chiropractic?
As a Patient, What is Your Time Worth?
Oct 1, 2019 • 5 min
What are you actually paying for when you go to a Chiropractor?
My Journey into Upper Cervical Specific Chiropractic
Sep 23, 2019 • 16 min
Surfing, Aphonia and Kale.
Failure to Thrive: Tip of the Iceberg
Sep 16, 2019 • 8 min
The “tip of the iceberg” phenomenon is a common description in medicine to portray the mostly unseen phenomenon of disease. I would like to share with you a recent peer-reviewed case report I did that aims to drill through this phenomenon.
Does Dove Deliver?
Sep 13, 2019 • 17 min
A new line of Dove products is making claims to nourish a baby’s microbiome. This claim should bring up some questions as a consumer.
The ‘Loudest, Most Crunchy, Neck Popping, Back Cracking’ Podcast Episode Ever!
Sep 3, 2019 • 10 min
Have you ever been on YouTube and searched “chiropractic adjustment”?
Houston Control…We Have a Solution.
Aug 27, 2019 • 5 min
“What is so special about the brainstem?” Well, this is a very unique and important area for many reasons.
The Experience That Changed My Life
Aug 19, 2019 • 11 min
Often people ask me why I chose to take care of kids, specifically through upper cervical chiropractic care. Here is my story…
3 Approaches to the Care of Your Health
Aug 12, 2019 • 5 min
There are three separate ways in how to deal with your health and the questions surrounding its care.
“Can an Adjustment Correct a Subluxation for Good?”
Aug 5, 2019 • 3 min
This question was posed to me by a patient and I wanted to share my response.
Want to Make Health a Distant Memory?
Jul 30, 2019 • 7 min
Healing takes time, but in our “time is money” culture, we sacrifice our health.
Artificial Vs. Natural
Jul 22, 2019 • 8 min
So is artificial or natural better for you?
Sorry My Fellow Ohioans, Chiropractic is NOT an Opioid Substitute.
Jul 1, 2019 • 11 min
So where does Chiropractic care fit in the whole ‘opioid epidemic’ problem not only in Ohio but across the country?
How an Adjustment Fixes Your Health Prefixes.
Jun 28, 2019 • 4 min
Fix the prefix with a postfix adjustment.
In the Beginning…There was Health.
Jun 24, 2019 • 4 min
We say and use this word “health” a lot; but do we truly understand its meaning and application?
Pediatrician Robert Mendelsohn’s 9 X-ray Questions Answered
Jun 17, 2019 • 15 min
9 questions that every patient should ask their doctor on the validity of taking an X-ray.
Vote for Health
Jun 3, 2019 • 3 min
Health policy NOT health politics.
Primitive Reflexes: Retain Them Not!
Jun 3, 2019 • 9 min
Discussion on ‘Retained Primitive Reflexes’ and what can be done about them.
Top 3 Reasons why Parents Take Their Children to a Family Wellness Chiropractor (Even if They Don’t Realize it)
May 23, 2019 • 8 min
Chiropractic provides specific positive influences that can amplify every growing child’s potential for health.
Why Stop at Colic?
May 23, 2019 • 5 min
You don’t need to have colic, ear infections, asthma or any other disease to receive the benefits of Chiropractic care.
Medicine: “Alternative Chiropractic”
May 23, 2019 • 3 min
Chiropractic is no more an ‘alternative medicine’ than medicine is an ‘alternative chiropractic’.