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Smartphone Use Tied to Poor Posture

It really has been wild how fast the use of smartphones have grown. While there were other attempts at adding a phone to the PDA’s of yesteryear it was the first IPhone in 2007 that was the first successful smartphone

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Posted in Back Pain, Exercise and Fitness, Neck Pain, Wellness

Steps to Boost your Immune System

The cold and flu season lasts from October to May were we live in the northern hemisphere and while these are the colder months of the year the temperature outside has little to do with the risk for getting sick.

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Posted in Exercise and Fitness, Healthcare Policy and Politics, Wellness

The placebo effect in surgery

Testing medications, supplements, and some procedures against a placebo can be described as a gold standard test of the effectiveness of said medication, supplement, or procedure. I came across an article recently I thought was interesting because it both confirmed

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Posted in Back Pain, Exercise and Fitness, Healthcare Policy and Politics, Neck Pain, Wellness

Long Term Cost of a Spinal Fusion

Spinal fusion is a very common procedure today to treat spine and spine related pain and dysfunction. While the field of spinal surgery has come a long way and their advances have resulted in better long term outcomes, one thing

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Spinal Manipulation Plus Exercise Better For Chronic Back Pain

Chronic back pain is a serious condition that many Americans suffer from today. Finding the right treatment that has long term benefits is difficult and in some cases impossible. Today a very common treatment for chronic back pain is giving

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Whole Body Vibration and Bone Density

The BStrong4Life system is very effective in improving bone mineral density of the people who use it. While there is no published data, yet, regarding BStrong4Life specifically there is data on some of the parts of of the whole. This

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Posted in Exercise and Fitness, Osteoporosis

Maintenance Care

Have you ever heard of a chiropractor talk about “maintenance” care, or perhaps they used the term wellness care, any way its is called it may sound like some ploy to keep you as a chiropractic patient the rest of

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Posted in Back Pain, Injury Prevention, Neck Pain, Wellness

Low Back Pain During Pregnancy

It is easy to understand that low back pain during pregnancy is a common complaint women have.  A growing baby will have an impact on a woman’s center of gravity and cause some strain on the muscles, ligaments, and joints

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Posted in Back Pain, Exercise and Fitness

Complementary and Alternative Medicine May Help Reduce Health Care Costs

Complementary and Alternative Medicine May Help Reduce Health Care Costs A report published in the January 2013 issue of the journal Health Affairs noted that higher utilization of complementary and alternative medicine  may help reduce health care costs.   The authors

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Posted in Healthcare Policy and Politics

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