Do You Need Carbs? 7 Myths About Low Carb Dieting

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Do you need carbs? Some people emphatically claim no. Others fervently state that you do.  There is a lot of conflicting advice on weight loss and diets out there. How can you figure out what is true in the midst of all that noise? FIRST, let’s get something straight:  Fruits & Vegetables ARE CARBS and they […]

7 Evidence-Based Weight Loss Tips

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It seems that once you search online for anything to do with weight loss, you’re soon to get blasted with ads for health gurus, 3-step plans, and magic pills that cut fat.  Unfortunately, any plan that forgets diet, exercise, and lifestyle choices isn’t one that works. It’s best to stick to evidence-based facts. We’re going to […]

10 Signs That You Need a Detox

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Detoxification is a subject contested by a lot of people perhaps due to conflicting marketing messages online. The thing is, our bodies detox naturally, every single day. But, if we overburden our bodies with toxins, we can end up with an “overtoxified” system that simply needs a break. Toxins are lurking everywhere in modern society.  […]

Anytime Is A Good Time For A Fresh Start

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Anytime of year is the right time to make a decision to strive for a wellness lifestyle. It doesn’t have to be at the beginning of the year, and it doesn’t have to be a major change; in fact, when choosing to make the “wellness change”, sometimes, smaller is better. The definition of “start” is […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]