It’s common for kids to lug around backpacks appearing to be twice their body weight. Though it may seem cool to sling a heavy load over one shoulder – long-term head, neck, and shoulder pain are not. Here are some helpful tips that will help your child carry his or her backpack with ease.
People in stressful situations bargain and negotiate. Then they get frustrated and angry. Then they shut down. In November 2014, at the ICPA Freedom for Family Wellness Summit in Washington, D.C., I saw something that changed my life. Honestly, it actually saved my life. As a chiropractor I’ve always taught my patients there are two… Read More
It’s that time of year again when we love to count things down. So for this month’s newsletter, I’ve put together a top ten list called: Fascinating Facts About Your Body. I hope it will help you appreciate how amazing your body is and encourage you to take good care of it no matter how… Read More
Hypertension, diabetes and high cholesterol are the first causes of coronary artery disease which leads to heart failure. This triad is also known as Syndrome X or metabolic syndrome and can be prevented by nutrition.
Chiropractic may help your heart function in a way that you didn’t know. Stress and heart disease are omnipresent in our modern life. The way to reduce those stresses are multiple and most people are using different techniques to do so. The chiropractic way is one that you might not have thought of before…Read More
More and more women are discovering the many benefits associated with chiropractic care in pregnancy with the most common complaint where women seek care is for low back pain. In a recent study, 84% of patients who received chiropractic adjustments reported relief of back pain during pregnancy and significantly less back labour. As more women… Read More
Chiropractic does not directly treat ear infections…but supports the restoration of normal body function. As family chiropractors, we work with the nervous system via gentle spinal adjustments to reduce stress related interference and enhance overall body function. All systems of the body – muscular, glandular, respiratory, circulatory, digestive, eliminatory, hormonal and immunological – depends on… Read More
Traditional Chinese medicine evolved over thousands of years, and is based on Daoist philosophy. The main premise of Daoist philosophy is that we live in a universe where everything is connected, and that an individual’s body is a microcosm of larger surroundings within the universe. What happens to one part of the body affects every… Read More
By Dr. Carla Cashin, ND This is the time of year for hay fever, or in medical terms, allergic rhinitis. Symptoms of itchy eyes, ears, nose, and throat, sneezing, runny nose, and nasal congestion can be very uncomfortable and unrelenting for those who experience hay fever. For many, hay fever is a seasonal condition starting… Read More
There are many benefits of wearing our infants while we perform our daily activities especially the positive impact it has on the baby’s physical, emotional, social and neurological development. Car seats and their frequent misuse as carriers are known to cause postural strain to both the mother and the baby. Strollers have restricted postural options… Read More