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 Protect Yourself from Cold and Flu Season With Chiropractic

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According to the Center for Disease Control’s website, an estimated “4.6 million flu illnesses, 39,000 hospitalizations and 2,100 deaths” have occurred so far this flu season. The flu season still has a couple of months left during the regular season. These numbers can be daunting, especially for people with decreased immune systems, but it doesn’t […]

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 […]

Relieving and Managing Holiday Stress with Chiropractic

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Chiropractic care is important all year round, but I think it is especially important during the holiday season since the holidays can be a very stressful time for so many. While there is so much to be grateful for, it is also easy to forget to take care of your own health. Skipping your Chiropractic […]

Chiropractic Boosts Sports Performance

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What do Serena Williams, Michael Jordan, Tiger Woods, Tom Brady, Cristiano Ronaldo, Rory McIlroy, Usain Bolt, Peyton Manning, Jordan Speith, Misty May-Treanor, Blake Griffin and thousands of other top athletes have in common?  These athletes rely on their Chiropractors to keep them in the game. In sports, performance is everything. Regardless of whether you’re a […]

5 Benefits to Walking for Chiropractic Patients

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When you walk, more than 200 individual muscles spring into action which includes all of the muscles in your spine and pelvic area. There’s no denying that walking is good for you and very beneficial to overall health. It is also very effective for spinal health. In most cases, walking is an excellent complement to […]

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 […]