IN-Dependence Day 2018

Here are some recent statistics to consider… The United States consumes 80% of the worlds pain medication while only having 6% of the worlds population. In the United States, deaths from pain medication abuse are outnumbering deaths from traffic accidents in young adults. America’s die from a prescription drug overdose every 19 minutes. Chiropractors believe … Read more…

Monthly Health Focus: Sleep Health

Monthly Health Focus: Sleep Health A good night’s sleep can be elusive for many patients. Some may have trouble falling asleep or staying asleep. They may also have difficulty relaxing or calming down before bedtime. In fact, more than a third of adults do not get the recommended seven hours of sleep per night on … Read more…

Which Drop Did It

A titration test analyzes how many drops of chemical it takes to create a specific reaction- usually a change in solution color. Drop by drop, the reagent is added until an observable change is seen. And if asked which drop finally made the difference, the correct answer would be they all did.  Chiropractic care works in … Read more…

Opioids: The Crisis

• The #1 cause of disability worldwide is spinal pain. • The annual cost of pain is $600B. More than heart disease($309B) and cancer($243B) combined. • Nearly 25% of all opioid prescriptions are given for back pain. The Institute of Medicine, FDA, & CDC guidelines all recommend non-opioid and non-pharmacologic approaches as the first line … Read more…

Wired for LIFE

Electricity flows through power lines and messages of communication flow through phone cables… but the ‘power’ that flows through the nerve fibers is far more intricate, intelligent and critical to your life. Nerves carry ‘smart’ signals – organized instructions and data which relay from the brain to the body and from the body back to … Read more…

Toxins and Tumbles and Thoughts

In the classic scene in The Wizard of Oz we find Dorothy, Toto, Tin Man and the Scarecrow timidly walking through the woods on the look out for three dreadful threats conjured up in their imaginations- lion and tigers and bears, oh my…. In Chiropractic, the three big threats we warn patients about ( the … Read more…