The Dangers of Energy Drinks

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If you’re a consumer of energy drinks, then you could be playing with your life unintentionally by putting it to serious health risks. Last year, over 20,000 ER visits attributable to energy drink consumption were reported. Scientists have confirmed that the consumption of energy drinks is extremely harmful for the body. They have stated that […]

Is Chiropractic Care the Answer to Your Child’s Chronic Ear Infections?

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Parents of children suffering from ear infections are all too familiar with this cry:  “Mom, it hurts. It hurts!”  Tugging at their ears, crying, and trouble sleeping are all signs of an ear infection in your little one. Children are more susceptible to ear infections than adults because of their smaller Eustachian tubes, and their less […]

7 Signs Your Gut Bacteria Are Affecting Your Health

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The bacteria in your gut can be one of your strongest allies in getting healthy…or it can be one of your worst enemies. Most people don’t realize it, but what they eat and how they live are changing the makeup of their gut bacteria. Exciting new studies are coming out every day exploring the connection between gut bacteria and practically […]

3 Nutritional Tips That Will Help Chiropractic Patients Boost Their Immune System

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In today’s fast-paced society, we’re bombarded with various forms of stress that can wreck havoc on our immune systems. Chiropractors are particularly interested in helping their chiropractic patients overcome these stressors in order to maintain a healthy and balanced life. Outside of the chiropractic adjustment, let’s take a look at three nutritional tips that will […]

What Chiropractic Patients Ought To Know About Tennis Elbow

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Even if you have never stepped foot onto a court before, you may end up with tennis elbow. Occurring along the muscle that allows extension of the wrist, it is a painful condition that can linger for weeks or months. Previously, tennis elbow primarily showed up in athletes. Due to the increased interest in physical […]

Small Muscle Causes BIG Pain: Relieve Piriformis Syndrome with Chiropractic Care

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A small muscle located deep in the buttocks, the piriformis muscle performs the essential function of rotating the leg outwards. Piriformis Syndrome is a painful condition that occurs when the piriformis muscle is tight and intrudes upon the sciatic nerve in the buttocks. Causing pain and tenderness and sometimes numbness in the buttocks, piriformis syndrome […]

What Chiropractic Patients Need to Know About Sitting While Working

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It’s no big secret that exercise is good for you. Many articles and books have been written and studies completed on the subject of physical fitness. However, lately it’s been discussed as to whether that five mile run or spin class is really enough. Is our work environment undoing any positive effort we put into […]

How Chiropractic Can Help Patients Who Suffer From Arthritis

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Even though chiropractic excels in wellness care, it is becoming more common for people to visit chiropractors to treat a variety of different kinds of pain. Because of this, chiropractic adjustments provide many benefits to people and patients who suffer from a wide variety of conditions like arthritis. In today’s article, we’ll explore how chiropractic […]

How Chiropractors Help People Who Suffer From Headaches

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If you are among the 45 million Americans who suffer headaches regularly, you are undoubtedly familiar with the traditional methods that people use to treat them, including taking some type of over the counter medication that is supposed to eliminate the pain and reduce any associated swelling. There are many other types of treatment that […]