Life West mourns Board of Regents member, Dr. Jeanne Ohm

It is with a heavy heart that the Life Chiropractic College West Board of Regents acknowledges the passing of member Jeanne Ohm, DC. “Dr. Jeanne Ohm was a leader in the profession, and her contribution to the elevation of pediatric, pre- and post-natal chiropractic care has take
Continue Reading →

Israeli Chiropractic Society to host CE seminar in Jerusalem

In conjunction with the Israeli Chiropractic Society, Life Chiropractic College West will hold a special event in Jerusalem this fall. Life West President Ron Oberstein, DC, will join Dan Murphy, DC, and Jeff Scholten, DC, for a two-day seminar, scheduled for Nov. 7-8 at the Ramada Je
Continue Reading →

The WAVE 2019 draws speakers, attendees from around world

Life Chiropractic College West’s annual conference, The WAVE, promised world-class speakers, valuable learning opportunities and chances to network with friends and colleagues. More than 1,000 conference-goers ventured from various countries to the Oakland Marriott City Center to enjo
Continue Reading →

Salutogenesis and the Future of Chiropractic

In the recent issue of the Life West magazine, we talk about the term Salutogenesis and how it applies to the chiropractic model of health. In the past issue of the magazine, Life West took a stand on the term vertebral subluxation. We wrote about why it was an important phrase in tod
Continue Reading →

Salutogenesis, Chiropractic Philosophy and Clinical Service

In the recent issue of the Life West magazine, we talk about the term Salutogenesis and how it applies to the chiropractic model of health. In the past issue of the magazine, Life West took a stand on the term vertebral subluxation. We wrote about why it was an important phrase in tod
Continue Reading →

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
Continue Reading →

Dan Murphy book review: The Hacking of the American Mind

The Hacking of the American Mind: The Science Behind the Corporate Takeover of Our Bodies and Brains AUTHOR: Robert Lustig, MD (Avery, 2017) A little background (not in the book) Increased, sustained sympathetic tone increases the release of norepinephrine. Increased, sustained sympat
Continue Reading →

NUCCA President, Life West faculty member Scholten to speak at The WAVE

One of Life Chiropractic College West’s exciting, newly hired faculty members will take the stage at The WAVE. Jeff Scholten, DC, came on board earlier this year, and he’ll be sharing his expertise with conference attendees in Oakland this August. Dr. Scholten most recently led a clas
Continue Reading →

Dr. Rosa brings expertise on trauma after brain injury to The WAVE

Scott Rosa, DC, is among the nationally-acclaimed chiropractors who will be speaking at The WAVE this summer. His 32 years of experience in chiropractic care, plus tenures on boards at the Trauma Imaging Foundation, the R.W. Sweat Research Foundation and the National Institutes of Hea
Continue Reading →

World-class chiropractor Glowaki set to speak at The WAVE

In the 20 years since his graduation from the Los Angeles College of Chiropractic, Brad Glowaki, DC, has provided holistic chiropractic care to his community, as well as elite and professional athletes, in his Seal Beach, CA practice. In fact, he was designated as a Team USA chiroprac
Continue Reading →