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Visceral massage reduces postoperative ileus in a rat model
(January 1st, 2013)
By: Susan L.ChapelleRMTaGeoffrey M.BoveDC, PhDb
Curriculum/s: Visceral Manipulation / Neural Manipulation / New Manual Articular Approach,

Abdominal surgery invariably causes a temporary reduction of normal intestinal motility, called postoperative ileus. Postoperative ileus extends hospital stays, increases the costs of hospitalization, and may contribute to the formation of postoperative adhesions. We designed experiments to determine if visceral massage affects postoperative ileusin a rat model.

Notes on visceral adhesions as fascial pathology
(July 3rd, 2010)
By: Science Direct
Curriculum/s: Visceral Manipulation / Neural Manipulation / New Manual Articular Approach,

Summary

Fascia is introduced as an organizing anatomical category for visceral mesothelia. Normal tissue relations are discussed in order to frame the presentation of abnormal visceral adhesions as fascial pathology, 4 types of which are identified. Laboratory dissections of fixed and unembalmed human cadavers provide the basis for insights into these pathologies as regards self-care and therapeutic technique.

Osteopathic manual therapy (OMT) in treatment of gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)
(March 16th, 2019)
By: Kjell E Bjørnæs1 , Geir Elvbakken1 , Bård Dalhøi1 , Tor Harald Garberg1 , Joachim Kaufmann1 , Espen Glomsrød1 , Ola Reiertsen2 and Stig Larsen3 *
Curriculum/s: Visceral Manipulation / Neural Manipulation / New Manual Articular Approach,

Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) has an obvious negative impact on Quality Of Life (QOL). The prevalence is increasing worldwide [1-3] and may even be reflected in the economy of the society [4,5]

Effect of Osteopathic Visceral Manipulation on Pain, Cervical Range of Motion, and Upper Trapezius Muscle Activity in Patients with Chronic Nonspecific Neck Pain and Functional Dyspepsia: A Randomized, Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Pilot Study
(November 11th, 2018)
By: Evidence-Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine Volume 2018, Article ID 4929271, 9 pages
Curriculum/s: Visceral Manipulation / Neural Manipulation / New Manual Articular Approach, Neural ManipulationT,

Previous studies have reported that visceral disturbances can lead to increased musculoskeletal tension and pain in structures innervated from the corresponding spinal level through viscerosomatic reflexes. We designed a pilot randomised placebo-controlled study using placebo visceral manipulation as the control to evaluate the effect of osteopathic visceral manipulation (OVM) of the stomach and liver on pain, cervical mobility, and electromyographic activity of the upper trapezius (UT) muscle in individuals with nonspecific neck pain (NS-NP) and functional dyspepsia.

CranioSacral Therapy; Exploring the Evidence Bibliography - BTD19
(April 27th, 2019)
By: Mariann Sisco, PT, CST-D
Curriculum/s: CranioSacral Therapy / SomatoEmotional Release,

Bibliography Compilation from Beyond the Dura 2019 Research Presentation

Carrie Ann Inaba Reveals She Suffers From Multiple Autoimmune Diseases On 'The Talk
(May 1st, 2019)
By: Elizabeth Bacharach
Curriculum/s: CranioSacral Therapy / SomatoEmotional Release,

On Tuesday's episode of The Talk, co-host Carrie Ann Inaba talked about her struggles with autoimmune d.  The show's co-host shared that she feels "so much shame" and is currently battling a fibromyalgia flare.  Despite the challenge of sharing this information, Carrie Ann wants to encourage others to not be embarrassed. On Tuesday, Carrie Ann Inaba, 51, opened up to the audience of The Talk-and the world-about her health, revealing that she suffers from "all of these autoimmune conditions."

Nina Lands Book Deal in US
(February 20th, 2019)
By: Nina Gronning
Curriculum/s: CranioSacral Therapy / SomatoEmotional Release,

: Nina Grønning from Svendborg, as previously mentioned here in Ugeavisen Svendborg has written a book that has aroused attention outside the duck pond - indeed, so far outside as in the US. According to the US publisher Upledger, its project is groundbreaking - and therefore they have now bought the rights to the book, which lands on the shelves of the American bookstores at the end of April, entitled "Respectful collaboration" - in Danish "As for reality".

The Role of Astrocyte Dysfunction in Parkinson's Disease
(March 20th, 2019)
By: Heather Booth, Warren D Hirst, Richard Wade Martins
Curriculum/s: Visceral Manipulation / Neural Manipulation / New Manual Articular Approach, Lymphatic Balancing / Total Body Balancing / Muscle Balancing / Fascial Balancing, CranioSacral Therapy / SomatoEmotional Release, Neural ManipulationT,

Astrocytes are the most populous glial subtype and are critical for brain function. Despite this, historically

there have been few studies into the role that they may have in neurodegenerative diseases, such as

Parkinson’s disease (PD). Recently, however, several studies have determined that genes known to have a

causative role in the development of PD are expressed in astrocytes and have important roles in astrocyte

function. Here, we review these recent developments and discuss their impact on our understanding of the

pathophysiology of PD, and the implications that this might have for its treatment.

Sensory Integration Intervention
(April 20th, 2009)
By: SV Kratz
Curriculum/s: Visceral Manipulation / Neural Manipulation / New Manual Articular Approach, CranioSacral Therapy / SomatoEmotional Release, Neural ManipulationT,

This paper is a review of clinical experiences

providing developmental therapy services for three boys

diagnosed with pediatric neurotransmitter disease.

Re-imagining Health Flourishing Pyschological
(April 1st, 2019)
By: T Vanderweele PHD, Eileen McNeely PHD, NP, Howard K Koch MD MPH
Curriculum/s: Visceral Manipulation / Neural Manipulation / New Manual Articular Approach, CranioSacral Therapy / SomatoEmotional Release,

Clinicians spend hours with patients with adverse outcomes. By accessing patients with different diseases absent from health issues.

I Went to sleep at Boot Camp CST
(February 26th, 2019)
By: Glamour Mag - Sarah Wu
Curriculum/s: Visceral Manipulation / Neural Manipulation / New Manual Articular Approach, CranioSacral Therapy / SomatoEmotional Release,

Athletic Health Discovery, CST Massage Therapy, Now I am sleeping like a Comatose Angel.

How Flashing Lights and Pink Noise might Banish Alzhiemers
(February 28th, 2018)
By: Helen Thomson
Curriculum/s: Visceral Manipulation / Neural Manipulation / New Manual Articular Approach, CranioSacral Therapy / SomatoEmotional Release,

 The Neuroscientist are getting excited about NON- Invasive Procedures.

Fascia as an Endocrine Organ
(June 22nd, 2017)
By: Dr Russell Schierling
Curriculum/s: CranioSacral Therapy / SomatoEmotional Release, FI,

Super Fascial Fascia the Adipose layer at the hypodermal level beneath the skin is a whole body Endocrine Organ.

Craniosacral Therapy and Concussions
(February 28th, 2019)
By: Hillary Tinapple
Curriculum/s: CranioSacral Therapy / SomatoEmotional Release,

It's fabulous, it's weird, it's hard to describe! Mark Bertolini CEO of Aetna after a violent Ski accident was encouraged to take Craniosacral Therapy.

How Fascia Can Help Us Unravel Deeply Held Tension
(May 25th, 2018)
By: Jessica Humphries
Curriculum/s: Visceral Manipulation / Neural Manipulation / New Manual Articular Approach, CranioSacral Therapy / SomatoEmotional Release, FI,

Once you have experienced the 

AHA  moments the accompany practices that release the bodies Fascia .

Brain Gut Connection
(April 14th, 2019)
By: Michelle Dossett MD, PHD, MPH
Curriculum/s: Visceral Manipulation / Neural Manipulation / New Manual Articular Approach, CranioSacral Therapy / SomatoEmotional Release,

What exactly is the connection between the Brain and Gut?

Brandi's Drastasis Recti Abdominis
(May 1st, 2019)
By: University of Califronia
Curriculum/s: Visceral Manipulation / Neural Manipulation / New Manual Articular Approach, CranioSacral Therapy / SomatoEmotional Release,

Three women ages 33 to 39 years old with DRA. DRA was measured by figure width. Two of the three cases presented with thoracic pain, lumbar pain, and constipation. One case presented with pelvic pain.

    Case 1 was G2P2 with first birth C Section and second VBAC

    Case 2 was G2P2 with second-degree tear with first child

    Case 3 was G2P2 with greater than 40 hours of labor with the first birth

    Interventions: 4 Techniques of the jejunoileum as taught by the Barral Institute

Cerebrospinal Fluid Circulation
(September 3rd, 2018)
By: Ahmad H Khasawneh, Richard J Garling Carolyn A Harris
Curriculum/s: CranioSacral Therapy / SomatoEmotional Release,

The CNS complicated Design is a double edge sword.

Absorption, Circulation, CFS flow and Production.

The Symbiotic Partnership of Dentistry and Craniosacral Therapy (Part Two)
(April 30th, 2019)
By: Benjaman Shield PHD
Curriculum/s: CranioSacral Therapy / SomatoEmotional Release,

A brief introduction of the Craniosacral system and Craniosacral therapy in its importance in the Dental Field (Part Two)

April is CranioSacral Therapy Month
(April 1st, 2019)
By: Cyber PT
Curriculum/s: CranioSacral Therapy / SomatoEmotional Release,


April is Craniosacral Therapy Awareness Month

Upledger Clinic, Palm Beach Gardens

Beyond the Dura 

Brain Wave- Alzheimer's symptoms
(March 19th, 2019)
By: Daily Science
Curriculum/s: Visceral Manipulation / Neural Manipulation / New Manual Articular Approach, Lymphatic Balancing / Total Body Balancing / Muscle Balancing / Fascial Balancing, CranioSacral Therapy / SomatoEmotional Release, Healing from the Core, FI,

Brain Waves and Alzheimer's symptoms

The Symbiotic of Dentistry and CST
(March 19th, 2019)
By: Benjamin Shield PH. D.
Curriculum/s: CranioSacral Therapy / SomatoEmotional Release, FI,

Dentistry and CST

Guts, Wits, Microbiome, and the Vagus Nerve
(January 21st, 2019)
By: Christopher Bergland
Curriculum/s:

Specific gut microbiome may influence social behaviors via the vagus nerve. 

Ventral Vagus Healing & Craniosacral Therapy
(November 8th, 2018)
By: Craniosacralsydney.com
Curriculum/s: CranioSacral Therapy / SomatoEmotional Release,

Our Autonomic Nervous System (ANS), is the conductor of the inner orchestra in our body, responsible for the control of our bodily functions not consciously directed, such as breathing, the heartbeat, blood pressure, sweating and digestive processes. The ANS is always humming at a certain beat and how well it operates, determines our physical, mental and emotional health. 

Traumatic Brain Injury Causes Intestinal Damage
(December 8th, 2017)
By: University of Maryland School of Medicine
Curriculum/s:

Researchers have identified a link between traumatic brain injury and intestinal changes. A new study reports the intestinal changes may contribute to increased risk of developing infections and could worsen brain damage in TBI patients.