Life West Student Champion: Kirsten Foullong

Interview by Andrew Champagne What was your first experience with chiropractic? My first experience with chiropractic was through my father. I kind of took it for granted my whole life because I didn’t realize how people without chiropractic lived. It was truly apparent when I got int
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Mark Foullong and family

Mentor doctor: Mark Foullong, DC, pays it forward

Dr. Foullong has enjoyed a long career in chiropractic. He has practiced for more than 20 years in his native Canada and has at least one child following in his footsteps. Through it all, he has been quick to display gratitude to mentors who helped him get to where he is now. Growing
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Alumni spotlight: Dr. Marc Behar, first-time WAVE participant

ABOUT Dr. Behar Practices at American Chiropractic Clinic in New Orleans Graduated from Life West in 1984 VP of Jewish Federation of Greater New Orleans Member, Life West President’s Circle Member, New Orleans Human Relations Commission Former chairman of state’s LGBT advocacy organiz
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Chiropractic research in Canada

Perspective on chiropractic research in Canada

By Austin Bergquist, PhD  is a wonderful time to be a chiropractor in Canada. The profession has witnessed a gradual increase in utilization since the 1980s, women and diverse populations represent a greater proportion of the profession than ever before, and research activity designed
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Experience at India service trip transforms student’s approach

I just returned from a service trip to India with Life West. The following are pieces of my experience as related to friends and family about my journey to India and my time of service. e served at a huge spiritual gathering, the 72nd Annual Nirankari Sant Samagam, which was held on 6
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Life Chiropractic College West

10 good reasons to consider a career as a chiropractor

Need a reason to embrace chiropractic as a career path? Life West can give you 10! The motivation to become a chiropractor varies from person to person. If you’re wondering what your reason “why” is, let us give you a few things to consider. #1: Chiropractors change lives With the chi
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Drs. Ron and Mary Oberstein

How do the Obersteins celebrate the holiday season?

Life West is home to a diverse population of students who come from all over the world. Within the Life West community, celebrating the holidays means many things, from different holidays to a variety of specific ways we honor the day or days that mean something to us. As we near the
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Tribute to Dr. Jeanne Ohm, Life West Board of Regents member

  n outpouring of emotion and gratitude has come from all corners of the chiropractic universe after the recent passing of Jeanne Ohm, DC. Dr. Ohm was a member of the Life Chiropractic College West Board of Regents, and a leader in the pediatric and Salutogenic health care moveme
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Life West interns at Dew Tour, beach volleyball tourneys with SPI

Students from Life Chiropractic College West’s Sports Performance Institute (SPI) were on hand earlier this summer for Dew Tour (above left) and AVP (above right) events in California, where the aspiring chiropractors were given chances to apply their skills and assist with giving car
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Grateful Patients: A Life West outreach program for saying thanks

What is the Life West Grateful Patient Program? Chiropractic patients appreciative of the care they have received may be interested in supporting chiropractic education, clinical treatments, research, philosophy or the spread of chiropractic throughout the world. The Grateful Patient
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