Saturday, May 25, 2019
Integrative Treatment of Equine Endocrine Disease

Integrative treatment of Equine Endocrine Disease — 4 case examples

These four case studies show successful treatment of endocrine disease with homeopathy and veterinary spinal manipulation (“chiropractic”). In horses, the main endocrine diseases are Cushing’s...
Allergies and the benefits of serum testing

Allergies and the benefits of serum testing

The best definition of an allergy is: “a classic overreaction by the immune system to an otherwise harmless substance”. Pollen from Bermuda grass, for...
Applied kinesiology for horses

Applied kinesiology for horses

Four cases of subtle neuromuscular weakness in horses and how to asses and correct them using kinesiology. Subtle neuromuscular weakness is common in horses. It...
A well-fitting saddle connects horse and rider

A well-fitting saddle connects horse and rider

“A prerequisite for harmony between horse and rider is the pairing of a healthy, mature horse with a practiced, empathetic, sensitive, and well-trained rider....
Tui-Na: Chinese medical massage

Tui-Na: Chinese medical massage

This modality uses massage manipulations to stimulate acupressure points or surface regions of the body, restoring physiological balance and promoting circulation. The earliest documentation of...
Herbs offer safe, effective pain management

Herbs offer safe, effective pain management

An herbal approach to pain can address the causes of discomfort, has few to no side effects, and can be used over a long...
Alternative pain control for surgeries and injuries

Alternative pain control for surgeries and injuries

From laser and ozone therapy to herbs, acupuncture and chiropractic, there are many ways to help patients with pain arising from surgery and injury.  No...
Essential oils in behavior training

Essential oils in behavior training

A growing number of dog owners are reluctant to use behavior medications on their dogs because of the time involved in figuring out the...

Promoting Healing with Prolotherapy

Prolotherapy is not a new method for treating pain. The concept of irritating tissue to promote healing dates back to the ancient Greeks and...

Evidence-Based Chinese Herbal Therapy for Equines

The use of traditional Chinese therapies such as acupuncture and herbs has long been documented in veterinary medicine. Acupuncture for the treatment and prevention of disease...