While boxes of decadent chocolate treats, celebratory champagne and romantic, high-calorie dinners may dance in your mind as a way to celebrate Valentine's Day, your heart may be pining for something else. With Valentine's Day just around the corner, it is a great time to look at the state of your heart.
Despite recent progress, cardiovascular disease remains the leading cause of death for both men and women in the United States Making heart-healthy lifestyle choices and ta
Spinal Stenosis is a medical term that seems to be more and more prevalent in the chiropractic field and many patients fear the worst when they hear it. So let’s clear the air about stenosis and give you a realistic picture of what it is. Stenosis is defined as a narrowing or stricture of a passage or vessel. In the spine it occurs when the spinal or foraminal canal narrows. Think of the main highway funnelling from four lanes to one. Your spinal cord travels from the bottom
When you hear the words "spinal manipulation" what sort of images race through your head? It doesn't exactly sound like the most friendliest of terms does it? But the more you learn about it, the more welcomed and friendly it becomes. Spinal manipulation is a staple in a chiropractor's routine, and when performed by a well trained professional offers a plethora of benefits. First, let’s figure out what in the world a spinal manipulation is. Well, it is a method of chiropract
Doctors of Chiropractic (DCs) – often referred to as chiropractors or chiropractic physicians – practice a hands-on, drug-free approach to health care that includes patient examination, diagnosis and treatment. Chiropractors have broad diagnostic skills and are also trained to recommend therapeutic and rehabilitative exercises, as well as to provide nutritional, dietary and lifestyle counseling. DCs may assess patients through clinical examination, laboratory testing, diagnos