Chiropractic Helps Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

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Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) is a condition that is not as straightforward as other illnesses. The symptoms can often mimic other conditions, including some that are quite serious, so they must all be ruled out before a diagnosis of CFS can be determined. Over the past 3 decades, I have helped countless patients diagnosed with […]

Asthma Sufferers Breathe Easier With Chiropractic Care

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Asthma is a chronic lung disease that has afflicted more people in the last 20 years than ever. Some doctors attribute the increase to the pollutants in the air, the changes in the modern diet, and lack of adequate ventilation in homes. According to the Mayo Clinic, asthma symptoms vary by individuals and may be […]

Special Announcement: We are Open

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Did you know…Two of the top three reasons for visits to medical offices, urgent care centers, and emergency rooms are for treatment of neck pain and low back pain?  If I can assist in keeping the medical establishments able to focus on the respiratory illness in front of them and keep patients who are seeking pain […]

Coronavirus and Strengthening the Immune System

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Natural medicine is winning out over the coronavirus! There are no natural products with proven clinical efficacy against the coronavirus, but there are several that make a lot of sense to provide general support. Here are some of the best considerations: Vitamin C Vitamin C is one of the safest and most effective nutrients. It […]

Heart Health & Potassium

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Potassium is far more than a major mineral; it is a direct influencer of cardiovascular function and heart health. The Rise of Heart Attacks The dietary changes that accompanied the industrial revolution were marked by an increase in convenient, processed foods which replaced potassium-rich fruits and vegetables. As a result of these changes in diet, […]

How to Make New Year’s Resolutions Stick

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“Shoot for the moon. If you miss, you’ll still reach the stars.     Because resolutions are often health-related, I want to help patients follow through with them.  I have gathered techniques from recent research to help you establish objectives that will stay around way past January. Read on for tips on creating and sticking with […]

Warning: Cortisone Injections for Hip and Knee Pain NOT as Safe as Previously Thought.

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Cortisone – Not So Safe Cortisone injections for hip and knee pain lead to more complications than previously thought, research has found. The anti-inflammatory jabs are used by athletes to mask pain, and to treat symptoms of osteoarthritis.  But the study by Boston University School of Medicine found that the treatment could speed up a joint’s […]

5 Surprising Things That Hurt Your Micobiome

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The human gut contains trillions of bacteria – also referred to as the gut flora or microbiome – and these tiny unicellular organisms play an unfathomable role in overall health. For instance, healthy gut flora has been shown to improve gut health, heart health, brain health, weight management, and blood sugar regulation, among others. While […]