Mother Breastfeeding her newborn

Can chiropractic help improve breastfeeding? As any new, breastfeeding mother will tell you, breastfeeding is hard work. Not only that, but breastfeeding can frequently suffer from unexpected problems. It is recommended that you make an appointment with a certified lactation consultant if you are experiencing any struggles with breastfeeding, but what else can you do?  […]

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Wallets, handbags, and how they can hurt your spine Did you know that keeping your wallet in your back pocket could be damaging to your spine? Wallets used to only be for paper money, but over the years they have become a stack of plastic cards stuffed into your back pocket. Then, when you go […]

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Avoiding Addictive Painkillers with Chiropractic According to the New England journal of medicine, ” More than 30% of Americans have some form of acute or chronic pain.   Among older adults, the prevalence of chronic pain is more than 40%.” Not only do those with chronic pain suffer, but, “According to a recent Institute of Medicine […]

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Record numbers of people are turning to Chiropractic A recent Gallup poll study shows that half of the USA population has seen a Chiropractor, and 14% are currently under active care. This number is growing as more people are looking for effective drug free healthcare. Why are People Going to the Chiropractor? Two-thirds of adult […]

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10 Aug August 10, 2016

Why Should Kids See A Chiropractor Regularly?

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The Top Three Reasons for a Kid to get a Regular Spinal Check Up My kid runs around like a chicken with his head cut off and has tons of energy. He has never missed a day of school, his grades are good, he plays lots of sports, he never complains, and he looks fit. […]

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03 Aug August 03, 2016

Why Should You Eat More Fiber?

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When you think of fiber, you may immediately think of fiber supplement drinks like Metamucil or Benefiber.  If you have seen the commercials for these products, you may get the impression that fiber is only for old people. The truth is that fiber is an important part of everyone’s daily diet, and you should be […]

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If you lose your health you can never buy it back With health care costs sky rocketing, many people equate medical expenses with health, Does health equal money or money equal health?  The average person is spending over 6,000 dollars a year on health, and Forbes magazine says the cost will quickly rise to 10,000 […]

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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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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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