I've learned a lot over the years as a massage therapist in Fargo, ND and would like to share my findings with you! All the entries in this section are either my life experiences, the experiences of others, or ideas that I believe to be true. Some of the health ideas and suggestions may work for some people but not for others. I AM NOT A DOCTOR OR A MEDICAL PERSON so I cannot diagnose, only give suggestions from my personal experience, which you may or may not find beneficial. It is my hope that if you try any of my Health Ideas that you and your family may lead a healthier life!


"Unless we put medical freedom into the constitution, the time will come when medicine will organize into an undercover dictatorship. To restrict the art of healing to one class of men and deny equal privilege to others will constitute the Bastille of medical science. All such laws are un-American and despotic and have no place in a republic. The Constitution of this republic should make special privilege for medical freedom as well as religious freedom."

-by Benjamin Rush, MD, signer of the Declaration of Independence, and physician to George Washington


Ending SIDS?

I attended a seminar years ago conducted by Paul St. John, licensed massage therapist LMT. His topic was sudden infant death syndrome, SIDS. He said he helped conduct extensive research in Europe (vs in the USA as this type of research was not allowed by the medical community) on children who had died of SIDS. About 95% of the children who died of SIDS had their 2nd cervical vertebra greatly out of alignment. This caused the boney part of that vertebra (dens) to be pushing into the part of the brain stem called the reticular formation (RF). The RF controls bodily functions such as breathing, waking and sleeping, and balance. Paul St. John’s findings were that when the upper cervical vertebra