A.T. Still

Osteopathy de- Still -ed

di Maximilien Girardin Proposal of a tool, permitting a new consensus platform, touching the actual drifts of Osteopathy in Europe and the World General introduction Following the incontestable drifts, noticed since several years in the Osteopathic profession, the authors started subsequently a research, as to the possible causes of these drifts since the 90’s. After…

The Black Swan: an Application

Di: Maximilien Girardin For all Osteopaths and for EVOST Fellows This paper introduces a set of relatively unknown terms which were recently coined by Nassim Nicholas Taleb. (This workdocument is from 2008)Those terms are  Black Swan event, Mediocristan and Extremistan and can be found in his book: “Black Swan. The Impact of the Highly Improbable.” A recent review of…

South African Tarantula

An Evost view: economy & finance

di Maximilien Girardin Homo Sapiens Sapiens, as a distinct species, at best educated guess, roams the planet for about 250.000-300.000 years. All indicates that they lived as, more or less nomadic, hunter-gatherers and fishermen, for about 240.000 years. There are indications tough that they quite soon had an economy going, mainly based on barter, flint…

The Meninges: another misunderstood and distorted cookie

di Maximilien Girardin We catch the pony back where we stopped with the cranial question 4 … I think was missing… (https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/cranial-bones-sutures-fascia-another-popular-demand-max-girardin/) En route! as goes the song from Tourist le MC, hiphop from Antwerp in dialect…medieval music ambiance perfect for a dinosaur while writing in a ferocious stream of consciousness and as usual puffing…

Is anxiety ‘the main brake’ to the developmental expression of people with trisomy 21?

di Maximilien Girardin Abstract A clinical pre study was initiated, on five adult, profoundly poly-handicapped patients, which demonstrated no evolution, since five years in a row. The objective was to investigate the eventual quantifiable effects of an Evolutionary Osteopathic approach in treatment, of their psychomotor, social and emotional evolution. The outcome suggests that anxiety is a major…