CPAP 1505 Meta Therapeutic Health Care

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Chiropractic: Meta-therapeutic Health Care Introduction to Chiropractic CPAP 1505 David B. Koch, D.C., Professor Life University College of Chiropractic Wednesday, July 7, 2010
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What is “Health?” One of the biggest challenges we face is the perception of “health care” in the USA One trillion dollar industry in America alone 90% of $1,000,000,000,000 spent on disease treatment 50% in the first and last six months of peoples’ lives “Health care” = disease care Wednesday, July 7, 2010
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Dorland’s Medical Dictionary World Health Organization “a state of optimal physical, mental, and social well-being, and not merely the absence of disease and infirmity.” Wednesday, July 7, 2010
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Ornstein and Sobel The Healing Brain , p. 31 “It is important to get away from the idea that one is either sick or not, healthy or not, and to look instead at the person as a balancing act. ..sometimes stable, sometimes not; sometimes not sick, but with perhaps 20 percent of a flu, sometimes with a full outbreak, sometimes with pain, sometimes not.” “the maintenance of health is a remarkable balancing act.” “...a positive attitude may well maintain the balance so that one does not get sick.” Wednesday, July 7, 2010
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Hippocrates in Modern Dress (p. 323) “Health is the expression of a harmonious balance between the various components of man’s nature and the environment and ways of life.” “Health means a healthy mind in a healthy body, and can be achieved only by governing daily life in accordance with natural laws, which ensures an equilibrium between the different forces of the organism and those of the environment.” Wednesday, July 7, 2010
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(Jesse F. Williams, 1930) in Holistic Medicine ..., Pelletier, p.16 “It is of value to think of health as that condition of the individual that makes possible the highest enjoyment of life, the greatest constructive work, and that shows itself in the best service to the modern world. ..Health as a freedom from disease is a standard of mediocrity; health as a quality of life is a standard of inspiration and increasing achievement.” Wednesday, July 7, 2010
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Ivan Illich - Medical Nemesis “Health levels will be at their optimum when the environment brings out autonomous, personal, responsible, coping behavior .” Wednesday, July 7, 2010
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Kenneth Pelletier, Ph.D. “Optimum health seems to occur only when an individual is no longer fixated upon whether it is present or not.” Wednesday, July 7, 2010
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George Sheehan, M.D. Running and Being “The runner-doctor knows that health has nothing to do with disease. Health has to do with functioning and wholeness and reaching your level of excellence. My health has to do with my life style, with moderation of the soul and the body. It is a matter of discipline of my total person.” Wednesday, July 7, 2010
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George Sheehan, M.D. Running and Being
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This note was uploaded on 11/21/2011 for the course CPAP 1505 taught by Professor Johnh.romfh during the Fall '10 term at Life Chiropractic College West.

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CPAP 1505 Meta Therapeutic Health Care - Chiropractic:...

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