Backpacks & Back Pain

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While back pain is a known and widely-studied issue in adults, its prevalence in school-aged children has received comparatively little scientific attention. Elementary, middle, and high school students must often carry backpacks that weigh enough to cause chronic back pain, poor posture, and even decreased lung volume. Recently, several studies reveal the truths behind childhood […]

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 […]

How To Build A Better Mood

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The brain is comprised of billions upon billions of nerve cells (neurotransmitters) that relay information from one nerve cell to the next, which allow for fast and efficient communication to occur between your brain and body. When everything is working properly, we feel our best. However, neurotransmitters often get compromised from the stressors of everyday […]