Life West Student Council donates 195 backpacks to local children

Embodying Life Chiropractic College West’s overall mission to give, do, love and serve, the college’s Student Council organized its annual event that provides new backpacks to local children in need ahead of the 2019-20 school year. In addition to donating $1,000 to the project out of
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Case study: Improving diagnosis

Kim Khauv, DC, a member of the Life West faculty, recently co-authored a research article published in the Annals of Vertebral Subluxation Research: “Cervical Spine Subluxation Leading to Discoligamentous Injury Following a Motor Vehicle Accident: A Case Report.” Here’s an
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Chiropractors in Canada, Australia address attacks against vitalism

When chiropractic faces a threat, Life Chiropractic College West takes notice. Chiropractors who follow a Vitalistic or Salutogenic philosophy, which encourages the creation of health via chiropractic, have become the target of campaigns in both Australia and Canada. While the two cou
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Student Champion: Rebecca “Becca” Harris Champion for Life

HOMETOWN: Portland, Oregon What was your first experience with chiropractic? When I was a practice player for the Oregon State volleyball team, there was a chiropractor contracted to adjust our players and staff, which was pretty sweet. I got adjusted a couple of times but I didn’t no
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Lasting Purpose guides plan for Life West students

It is Student Life’s role to help ensure that each of our DCs enters the professional world with a foundation of the values of Lasting Purpose, to fulfill the vision of creating a brighter future for humanity. It’s been fun collaborating with the Student Life team and other colleagues
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Salutogenesis expert Ohm returns to The WAVE

For the second consecutive year, Life West alum, faculty member and Board of Regents representative Jeanne Ohm, DC, will take the stage at The WAVE. A longtime believer in the philosophy of Salutogenesis, her seminar will focus on, “The Heart, Heart and Hands of Salutogenesis in the F
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Former soldier, current Life West student looks to make a difference

Not all 18-year-olds would give up a picturesque setting, and a comfortable life, to fight in another country’s military half a world away. However, that’s exactly what current Life Chiropractic College West student Sagi Hebron chose to do in 2012. A native of sunny San Diego, Hebron
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WAVE speaker, Life West alum Nanda spreads chiropractic message to India

Life Chiropractic College West’s goal is to deliver a world-class education based on the history, philosophy and principles of chiropractic. However, our vision to “create a brighter future for humanity” goes beyond the campus grounds. We instill a core set of values into our student
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Injuries steer student to chiropractic, better health

A Life Chiropractic College West student helping people is nothing new. But this student was doing that long before she came to Life West. She already had a long history of embodying the school’s “Give, Do, Love, Serve” mission before starting her chiropractic journey. Dayanara Thomps
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Voice from vaccination debate to speak at The WAVE

A filmmaker and an investigative medical journalist, speaker Del Bigtree was also an Emmy Award-winning producer on the daytime talk show “The Doctors” and a producer on “Dr. Phil.” Bigtree, who will be speaking at The WAVE chiropractic conference in August in Oakland, has joined the
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