Koren Wellness Articles

Striking A Nerve

May 14, 2019 | 2 Comments

Finding chiropractic It was in the late 40’s when my mother and grandmother first met Dr. Friedland, Doctor of Chiropractic. They were shopping in a department store in Brooklyn. Suddenly my mother stopped, unable to move. A massive headache came out of nowhere. Her eyes were closed, she couldn’t move, wracked in pain. “My daughter…

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Processed Food: For Mental Health?

April 30, 2019 | 3 Comments

Do Kellogg’s® Corn Flakes prevent masturbation? Processed food, especially corn flakes, were developed by health reformers for very specific purposes. Intrigued? Read on. Processed food: The origins of an early breakfast food John Harvey Kellogg, MD was the director of the Battle Creek Sanitarium in Battle Creek, Michigan. It was originally founded by members of the…

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Back Surgery, Discs and Medical Bias

April 16, 2019 | 2 Comments

Back Surgery, Discs & Medical Bias: In Bed with My Patient Back surgery? The call I got a call from someone who sounded terrible. “Doctor Koren, I’m in agony. A few days ago, I was out golfing with my family and something went out in my back. I’ve been in bed for days. Yesterday I was…

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The Top Ten Mistakes Most “Anti-vaxxers” Make

April 2, 2019 | 5 Comments

Someone asked in an online discussion group, “What mistakes do anti-vaxxers make?” I’m sure the below answers I gave to that obviously leading question were not expected. So, for your review, here are, in my humble opinion, the top ten mistakes most anti-vaxxers make. 10. Anti-vaxxers often fail to point out that deaths from childhood…

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Sternum at lunch

The stories a sternum can tell. The other day I was invited to speak at a local chiropractic meeting. I was given a free lunch (it wasn’t so bad) and I got to meet a bunch of people. So one of the MRI sales guys there asked me to check him. First priority, sternum. 2nd…

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Why Did God Create Cancer?

During an online discussion someone asked, “Why did God create cancer?” What a great question. Why would a truly benevolent Creator do such a thing? Does God hate us? Why would God let cancer exist? Why does God let innocent, good men, women and even children get cancer – and die? Let us investigate. Why…

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Should a Child Be Vaccinated?

OK, I admit it, I kicked a beehive, or perhaps a hornet’s nest. I commented in a public discussion group about childhood vaccination. A mother wrote asking for advice (“is my kid in danger if she sits next to a non-vaccinated child”) and about 20 MDs (or med heads) wrote with the usual party line,…

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CDC Autism and Vaccines Study

  or “There’s nothing to be concerned with – everyone go back to sleep” Autism and vaccines There’s a reason a scientist at a vaccine conference referred to the CDC as the “Centers for Disinformation Control.” They continue to spend taxpayers’ money spewing forth poorly written, biased, “junk science” studies that, through their connections, are placed…

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Like a Fish to Water: The Power of KST

Here are some examples of the power of KST. Enjoy the stories. Fish to water I had a patient say to me: “Something just told me to come here.” She had never heard of us, but her other chiropractor was out of town and uses…um, well, let’s just say a “lesser” technique (her words). She…

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Pregnancy and Flu Vaccination

Pregnant women high priority for flu vaccine Pregnancy and flu vaccination: Pregnant women are now being listed as a high priority for swine flu vaccine. Yet the product inserts so far from the package inserts state the disclaimer: “Animal reproduction studies have not been conducted with influenza virus vaccine. It is also not known whether influenza…

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Vaccine debate

It is dangerous to be right when the government is wrong. – Voltaire, French author, humanist, rationalist, & satirist (1694 – 1778)   Quackbuster in training?  “You are misleading your readers, and are doing a disservice to the community.” Is it right to criticize childhood vaccination?  Over the years Koren Publications’ chiropractic patient education materials have…

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There are only two chiropractic techniques

There are only two chiropractic techniques. “What? You ask, aren’t there nearly one hundred?” Well, yes – there are many “named” techniques or methods of locating and/or correcting subluxations – but if we consider the philosophy behind techniques we will discover that they all fall into one of two philosophical categories. All techniques are either…

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KST videos

Happy New Year. This will be a great year – it’ll be a steady, gradual, ever upward kind of year in which we’ll get wise and stronger. I feel it. Of course if you’re a Mayan you may be a little nervous since the Mayan calendar supposedly says the world will come to an end…

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Fixing Disc Problems – It’s easier than you think

He was scheduled for back surgery. The pain was getting worse and worse; he was barely able to stand or walk and was desperate. A friend told him to see me. I was his last resort. I was also the fifth chiropractor he has been to. He didn’t think I could help him but was…

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