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Neuroplastic Treatment: A Different Approach Neuroplastic Treatment: A Different Approach… To Pain Reduction and Enhanced Performance FASCINATING and BEAUTIFULA representation of nerve cells at work in the brain. The primary method used by Jason is a form of neuroplastic treatment which uses gentle touches to the spine in order to stimulate the nervous system’s capacity to learn a strategy of self-correction. This typically results in enhanced mental and physical performance as well as reduced symptoms. Jason’s initial focus is to reduce spinal stiffness and asymmetric restriction of movement rather than to correct specific misalignments of the vertebrae. Once the strategy develops, it encourages the spine to spontaneously realign itself. The understanding of neuroplasticity and its potential clinical value is explained by Norman Doidge, M.D. In his popular book The Brain That Changes Itself, he says: “I became interested in the idea of a changing brain because Continue Reading

Athletic Legend Alarmed At Obesity Crisis In Kindergartens

Canberra Times article reports “… year 6 pupils weighing 100 kilograms and 11-year-old girls heavier than grown men are evidence of a looming health crisis in Canberra”. I watched Rob de Castella finish a marathon in first place in Brisbane at the Commonwealth Games in 1982. I had just ridden my bike solo from Cairns. The 1700 km trip did take me about three months, as I had a couple of interesting jobs along the way, but that trip seemed like nothing compared to Deek’s effort at the marathon. I can still picture the distance between him and the person…

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Superstar regrets ignoring the signs of declining health

Anthony Field of The Wiggles published his book in 2012 called How I Got My Wiggle Back- A Memoir of Healing.  In the preface Greg Truman begins “If you’re over five, without children and live in a dark cave you probably don’t know that The Wiggles are the most successful pop band for preschool-age children of all time”.  The Wiggles hold a record for “selling out 12 consecutive shows over a few days in 2003 at Madison Square Garden in New York”.  They have sold 27 million DVDs and CDs more than 1 million children’s books and have played to over 1 million…

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