15 Jun June 15, 2016

ADHD Symptoms and Chiropractic

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According to the CDC, “approximately 11% of children 4-17 years of age (6.4 million) have been diagnosed with ADHD as of 2011, and the percentage of children with an ADHD diagnosis continues to increase, from 7.8% in 2003 to 9.5% in 2007 and to 11.0% in 2011. Rates of ADHD diagnosis increased an average of […]

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According to the American Tinnitus Association, “tinnitus is the perception of sound when no actual external noise is present. While it is commonly referred to as “ringing in the ears,” tinnitus can manifest many different perceptions of sound, including buzzing, hissing, whistling, swooshing, and clicking.”   It is thought that almost 15% of Americans suffer […]

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Perhaps you spent the weekend helping a friend move, or maybe your job requires frequent heavy lifting, either way the result can be the same; low back pain. According to the Mayo Clinic,  low back pain is one of the most common reasons that people go to the doctor. If you go to a medical […]

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29 Apr April 29, 2016

High Blood Pressure and Chiropractic

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High blood pressure can strike without any warning.  Most of the time high blood pressure causes no symptoms until it is too late. When high blood pressure strikes it can cause any of the following complications:1, 2 Heart Attack Blood Clots Kidney Damage Stroke Pregnancy Problems Heart Failure Chest pain (angina) Irregular heart rhythms (arrhythmias) […]

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20 Apr April 20, 2016

Specific, Corrective, Results Based Chiropractic

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“What is the difference between Specific and Standard Chiropractic?”   Although some people have found a Chiropractor early in life, gotten the results they wanted, and stayed with them for life, others have traveled around and been exposed to many different forms of Chiropractic. Atlas Chiropractic, in Northwest Phoenix, practices a very SPECIFIC form of […]

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12 Apr April 12, 2016

Heavy backpacks and spine health

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It may seem that, as each day passes, your child’s backpack seems to get heavier and heavier as they begin to accumulate more and more work. However, you and your child may not have considered the pain and strain this accumulation of school work may be causing your child.   Research  has found that carrying […]

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30 Mar March 30, 2016

Allergies, Sinus trouble, and Chiropractic

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At the beginning of March, here in Arizona, our allergy season began in full force. The unusually warm weather has allowed many plants and trees to bloom earlier than they normally would.  All forecasts say that the allergen levels will be high, this is unfortunate news for people who routinely suffer from seasonal allergies, and […]

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25 Mar March 25, 2016

CRP- C Reactive Protein

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The meaning of CRP and it’s effect on your health CRP or C Reactive Protein can be elevated in cases of liver, heart and arteriole wall inflammation. Thus, it may be a precursor for many diseases. Current literature supports inflammation being the primary cause of heart disease. CRP is specifically elevated by inflammation in the […]

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02 Mar March 02, 2016

Does Chicken Soup Help the Common Cold?

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And if Chicken Soup helps what is the best recipe Everyone has had a Mom or Grandma start making chicken soup as soon as she hears someone in the house has a cold. Is there any actual benefit to chicken soup healing a cold? What is a Common Cold? First off, western Medicine and holistic […]

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24 Feb February 24, 2016

Why Wash New Clothes For Better Health?

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Washing new clothes and the type of material can effect your health Have you ever considered the strength of your immune system before going shopping for new clothes? Going to your Chiropractor for an immune boosting adjustment and stopping by the juice bar for a shot of wheatgrass may be as important as reading the […]

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