X.X. is an
85 yr. old retired teacher who has had several significant injuries. I also thought this was significant from her
health history: She grew up in the dust
bowl days in the panhandle of Texas. Many people died of dust pneumonia and her dad died of tuberculosis.
Complaints: Diagnosis of osteoporosis
with significant loss of range of motion in neck and shoulders as well as
stooping of thoracic spine. Walks with
aid of a cane. She wants to try QEST to
see if it will ease pain and strengthen her spine.
many QEST procedures for her intervertebral vertebrae, sacrum, pelvis,
discs. It became clear as I went through
our sequential work that her gut health seemed to underlie problems with her
bones and she work I did for that really helped her. She developed a staph infection in her leg
and I worked with that.
improved over time as I've gotten her checked and worked through our basic
handbook. Her staph infection is gone
and she is planning to visit her family in Kentucky for Christmas. Last year at this time she said she didn't
think she'd ever again be well enough to travel. I believe that QEST is gradually
strengthening her back and improving her gut health and immune system. Her chiropractor says that her spine is
staying in alignment for longer periods of time. She is continuing with me as I check her for newer
codes / procedures. X.X. is an avid
supporter of QEST and has referred several people to me. I feel happy that I can help her have an
improved quality of life.