We’ve all had that “knot” in our shoulder or back. You may even tell yourself you “must have slept wrong”…
A massage may feel good at the time, but unless you correct the CAUSE, the muscle will continue to tighten.
Pretty typical scenario… You’re experiencing heartburn. Often purchased over-the-counter or prescribed by a physician; it’s often suggested to take a proton pump inhibitor such as Prilosec, Zantac, Tagament. Decrease the amount of acid and you’ll start feeling better. That’s good right?!
Taking these medications has been shown to INCREASE your risk of kidney disease,
An estimated 300 million people suffer from asthma with 250,000 annual deaths.
Many things trigger an asthma attack (dust mites, pet hair, pollen, etc.) but they are not the CAUSE of the attack.
Even today, normal treatment includes medication such as bronchodilators. This therapy is symptomatic therapy which does nothing to encourage the healing process.
Antibiotics have a place and a purpose, especially in emergent and lifesaving situations. Yet 50 years after they were introduced, patients are finding themselves hospitalized with a bacterial infection in which no antibiotic will help.
A growing number of doctors’ agree antibiotics have been over prescribed; resulting in side effects and strains of antibiotic resistant bacteria.
Often, we blame conditions like a bad shoulder or knee on our age. However, if age WAS to blame, wouldn’t both shoulders or knees degenerate? These joint issues are due to cumulative stress and trauma… not time.
Many degenerative diseases are linked to sedentary lifestyles and individuals experience weak muscles,
This is especially important as most athletic injuries are often caused by improper biomechanics within the spine.
When your spine is brought into balance and alignment your nervous system and biomechanics (posture) function at MAXIMUM POTENTIAL.
Thousands of years ago, people primarily ate vegetables, fruit, nuts, roots and meat.
That way of eating in today’s society has been replaced with sugar, high fructose corn syrup, gluten and pasteurized milk products.
We are NOT eating the way our body was meant to eat!
By eating nutrient dense food similar to our ancestors,
Headaches occurring in children cause more than ONE MILLION annually missed school days.
Many things can trigger a headache; however, the CAUSE of the headache is often from traumatic events (car crash/whiplash) or small repetitive injuries (falling down, sibling wrestling, contact sports and poor POSTURE).
Over 70% of all headaches are from problems with the cervical (neck) spine.