Tag Archives: Chiropractors’ Association of Australia Victoria

Australian chiropractic gone to the dogs (and turtles)

News broke yesterday that the Veterinary Surgeons Board of SA had instigated legal action against a chiropractor for treating animals. From Meagan Dillon at The Advertiser: A CHIROPRACTOR is being prosecuted for allegedly treating six dogs and a cat at … Continue reading

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Australian chiropractic business shows anti-vaccination film, Vaxxed.

The anti-vaccination film, Vaxxed, has been doing the rounds at secret events on Australia’s east coast. The film was canned by a Brisbane council after it was revealed that a council venue had been hired – deceptively, of course – … Continue reading

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Miranda Kerr promoted anti-vaccination misinformation on her website in 2013

A recurring story which has surfaced in the media again, today, is the suspected link between Miranda Kerr and anti-vaccination activists. No direct evidence has ever been published that Kerr, herself, had ever actively promoted anti-vaccination misinformation; but, today, that … Continue reading

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Chiro Jennifer Barham-Floreani condones threats against critics

Australian registered chiropractor Jennifer Barham-Floreani is a frequent flyer on this blog for her unrepentant anti-vaccination activism which includes her anti-vaccination baby book, Well Adjusted Babies. Barham-Floreani appears regularly at overseas anti-vaccination chiropractic events, often publishing photographs of herself with … Continue reading

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Antivax chiro Simon Floreani in brand new scope of practice controversy

Anti-vaccine chiropractor – member and former president of the Chiropractors’ Association of Australia – Simon Floreani is embroiled in a new controversy surrounding the limitations of his professional practice. Floreani – who is/was a professional member of the discredited anti-vaccination … Continue reading

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Anti-vaccine chiropractors 70 – Paul Calladine

Today’s anti-vaccine chiropractor comes to us via antivax chiropractor Simon Floreani, of the Chiropractors’ Association of Australia (a past-president no less), whom we thank for alerting us to today’s subject. Paul Calladine is a registered chiropractor who runs a business … Continue reading

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Another Melbourne chiropractor admits to treating new born babies in maternity wards

With so much community pressure now being applied to the chiropractic profession it boggles the mind that there are still new examples of chiropractors entering hospitals without authorisation. Only yesterday we provided this chronology: In November 2013, the then-president of … Continue reading

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Ex-CAA president Simon Floreani sneaked into hospital to adjust spinal patient

In June and July 2000, chiropractor Simon Floreani sneaked into a [edit: we believe it to be The Austin Hospital Melbourne] hospital, in Victoria, to adjust a severe spinal injury patient. Floreani, who is best known on this blog – … Continue reading

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Anti-vaccine author appears in health insurance advertisement

In 2008, Andi Lew wrote a book with her former husband, anti-vaccine chiropractor and Chiropractors’Association of Australia (Victoria) board member, Warren Sipser. Sipser is/was also a member of the disgraced anti-vaccination organisation, the Australian Vaccination Network. The book – 7 Things … Continue reading

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Anti-vaccine chiropractors 66 – adjusting a 3 day old baby in hospital

First off, a quick note: readers will notice that this post is entitled Anti-vaccine chiropractors 66. Where are the other ones, from 51-65? They were previously named Anti-vaccine chiropractors redux 1-15.  As I thought the original Anti-vaccine chiropractors series would forever … Continue reading

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