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Health Center remains open during shelter in place, with new operational guidelines

Doctors and staff at Life West’s Health Center are continuing to give, do, love and serve in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic. Operations have been adjusted to ensure the health and safety of everyo...

Have-a-Heart Walkathon raises $2,000 for Oklahaven

The Life West community put on their walking shoes earlier this month to raise money for a chiropractic effort. Students, faculty and staff participated in the school’s first Have-a-Heart Walkathon in...

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’...

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 ...

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, Ne...

Perspective on chiropractic research in Canada

By Austin Bergquist, PhD  It 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...

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, ...

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...

Tribute to Dr. Jeanne Ohm, Life West Board of Regents member

[list type=”check”] ABOUT JEANNE OHM Born in Rockville Centre, New York in 1956 In 2nd grade, Jeanne and Tom meet 1981 Jeanne and Tom graduate from chiropractic school 1983 Drs. Jeanne and...