Good, short, informative article on the vagus nerve and our digestive tract, immune system health, and inflammation. Link here.
Article talking about the "tunnels" between the cranium (skull) and the outer lining of the brain that allow for travel of immune cells from the bone marrow to the brain. Link here.
Article reporting on the effects of curcumin (the primary curcuminoid in turmeric) and ulcerative colitis. This article also has other good information on what cur cumin can be helpful with. Link here.
Interview of Tom Myers, author of Anatomy Trains. The article gets into the interconnectedness of our bodies through facia, and the different systems of our body as they are connected through fascia. He makes the point that changing the physical body often changes the person. Article here.
Article showing the effects of CranioSacral Therapy (CST), Visceral Manipulation (VM), and Neural Manipulation (NM) modalities for treating patients who have post-concussion syndrome. The goal of this study was to evaluate these effects on immobility, pain intensity, quality of life, sleep disorders, and cognition in these patients. Link here.
A compilation of abstracts related to visceral manipulation. Link here.
The abstract to an article that speaks to entrapment of nerves by fascial structures that can result in radiating symptoms. Link here.
More information on the Functional Manual Therapy Approach. Also, look up therapists around the word that use this approach so you can recommend them to your friends and family! More info here.
More information on the Visceral Mobilization (organ specifically fascial mobilization) treatment approach. More info here.
Katie Garrott Wise Wellness, Ft. Worth, TX
Jake Duncan, PA-C,
Stewarding Life Wellness, Keller, TX
Jenna Mountain, LPC, CST, CSE
Kimberly Galindo, LPC, CST
Aspen Haus Associates, Based in Richardson, TX, Serving the state of TX
Jennifer Trejo, ND
Abundant Life Wellness Center, Ft. Worth
The Body Fusion Podcast, here.
Arable Podcast, here
This is a link to a handout that I have historically given to my patients and clients. For many people dealing with chronic health issues and pain, the food you put in you (or don't put in you for that matter) can often help or hurt the healing process. Follow this link to download your copy