PUBLISHED LETTERS & ARTICLES

Injectable Therapies For Pain Management
A cover to cover search of the January 2005 issue, which, as stated on the front cover, is supposed to focus on Chronic Pain Management, failed to find any…
Townsend Letter for Doctors and Patients, April, 2005 by Curt Maxwell

Effective Alternative Cancer Treatments Suppressed
Recently, some patients brought their son to see me for low back pain. I was concerned by his emaciated appearance and noticed on the intake form that he had…
Townsend Letter for Doctors and Patients, Oct, 2004 by Curt Maxwell

Treatment and Cure of Fibromyalgia
Since I note your editorial about changing times and open mindedness, I am taking the time to respond to the article “Fibromyalgia: Hope for Help.” I notice that the author states “ We are searching for better …
Townsend Letter for Doctors and Patients,  by Curt Maxwell

Greed Medicine versus Quack Medicine
I would like to comment on certain statements in the recent (May) Townsend Letter…
Townsend Letter for Doctors and Patients,  by Curt Maxwell

A Really Useful Resource
Seldom does a book pass my desk that has as much worthwhile information as A Physician’s Guide To Natural Health Products That Work by James A. Howenstine, MD. Dr. Howenstine has…
Townsend Letter for Doctors and Patients, Oct, 2005 by Curt Maxwell

Fasting Impairs Detoxification?
In the Dec. issue, Dr. Bland’s article states,”Recent research on detoxification indicates that in many cases,fasting actually impairs detoxification.” He goes on to say, “Starvation or a longer term fast …etc.,
Townsend Letter for Doctors and Patients, by Curt Maxwell, DC,ND,FIACA Option Health Care

Long Term Follow-up of Mexican Cancer Patients
What has happened to the Townsend Letter? What happened to the open forum, freedom of speech and great empirical format? I write a letter….
Townsend Letter for Doctors and Patients, January 1996 by by Curt Maxwell, DC,ND,FIACA Option Health Care

Promoting Breast-Feeding
Recently I was sitting reading the Feb/Mar issue of the Townsend Letter while my wife sat across from me, breast feeding our three-month old son. I happened to….
Townsend Letter for Doctors and Patients, May 1996 by Curt Maxwell, DC,ND,FIACA Option Health Care

What Happened to the Chiropractic Philosophy of the Body’s Innate Intelligence?
In the May 1996 issue Dr. Cichoke says “Surely Chiropractors are neuromusculoskeletal specialists.” Of course he’s absolutely right. In fact Chiropractors are now only considered Musculoskeletal
Townsend Letter for Doctors and Patients, November, 1996 by Curt Maxwell

Why Medicare Has Not Developed a Basic Means for Detoxification
I have  read  and  reread  Dr. Collin’s editorial  in  the  November  issue  and each time  it  seems  stranger. The conclusion  that  I have  come to…
Townsend Letter for Doctors and Patients, January 2003 by Curt Maxwell

Atkins, Fredericks, Harris, and Page Condemn High-Carbohydrate (“LoW”Fat”) Diets
I read with great interest Dr.Jeffrey Moss’ paper   titled “Hyperinsuiinemia and Insulin Resistance – A missing link in Obesity and Cardiovascular Disease.” I would like…
Townsend Letter for Doctors and Patients, August/September 1996 by Curt Maxwell