Chiropractic and the Immune System

IMMUNE FUNCTION AND CHIROPRACTIC

 

     Especially at this time of year people are tuned into the fact that a strong immune system is crucial to living a long and healthy life.  We are constantly in an environment that forces us to think of how important our immune...

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Mastitis- When Nursing Becomes Painful

Nursing Isn’t Always Fun

Mastitis is commonly experienced by breastfeeding mothers and is a common reason for weaning earlier than planned. It is an inflammatory condition of the breast which may or may not be accompanied by infection.

Mastitis can cause breast pain, a lump or nodule,...

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Pubic Symphysis Pain

Many women, including myself, experience pubic symphysis dysfunction while pregnant. It can cause a shooting pain in the pubic area, and activities of daily living may be difficult. Going up and down stairs, changing position in bed, sexual intercourse, getting up from a chair, bending forward,...

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Energy Efficient Functioning

It takes energy to function day to day. We need the energy to go to work or school, exercise, play, and communicate with friends or family. When we are low on energy but still need to function, it can lead to short tempers, meltdowns, and tantrums. If we can use energy efficiently, then we will...

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Does Your Child Have a Noisy Brain?

Picture this, fireworks blasting, parade music pumping and looking around everyone is having a great time, except your kid, he or she is melting down and screaming with hands over their ears.
For most, the 4th of July in the United States of America is meant for celebrating freedom, fun and...

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Reflux in an Infant

Spit-up is never fun to deal with. Sometimes it can be alarming, depending on how much spit up there is. But what is it exactly, and what can be done to reduce the likelihood of it happening? More than half of infants in their first 4 months of life experience gastroesophageal reflux (GER)...

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Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness!

The 4th of July this year is going to be epic! After 2 years, we have the opportunity to recognize, celebrate and commemorate Life Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness. But what does that even mean anymore? I believe the declaration of independence was very specific in its verbiage putting LIFE...

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Improving Immunity by Improving Digestion
Does your baby deal with chronic colic or projectile vomiting? 🤢 Did your older child grow into a diagnosis of ADHD, an autoimmune disorder, or Sensory Processing Disorder? If you answered “yes” to the second question, then chances are that you can look back and remember the constant...
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Fight or Flight – What Will Smith has in Common with the Rest of the World

Fight or Flight –

What Will Smith has in Common with the Rest of the World

 

Recently, Will Smith catapulted into the spot light – not for his Oscar – but for smacking Chris Rock in the face. The audience watched in voyeuristic fascination while clapping for him. I don't...

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