Archive for March, 2009

Resveratrol Again

Sunday, March 29th, 2009
Resveratrol: Cutting-Edge Technology Available Today
By Terri Mitchell

Wine. No other beverage has attracted the attention of modern medicine like this drink. Although it is most widely known for its benefits for the heart, wine has benefits against cancer, dementia, and other age-related diseases. Researchers in Denmark recently looked at 25,000 people to find out what drinking alcohol does to mortality and discovered that wine drinkers slash their overall risk of dying from any cause by about 40%.[1] (more…)

Pro Athletes Speak

Sunday, March 29th, 2009

A Chiropractic Success Story

NFL Legend and Dancing With the Stars runner-up Jerry Rice has a formula for success that’s grounded in hard work, a positive attitude – and chiropractic care. In fact, he attributes much of his long-term success to regular adjustments from his chiropractor. (more…)

Foods can they keep you from being well

Saturday, March 28th, 2009

What else can I do
I was talking with a patient the other day. She said she was in her late 30’s and shouldn’t be having all these health issues at her age. This hurts that hurts, I can’t do this I can’t do that. I’m falling apart. As chiropractors we do see a lot of these kinds of patients. One’s that have chronic health issues usually back related problems are just one of the symptoms.  As Chiropractors, holistic health care providers were taught to look beyond a symptom and to treat the causation. Why is this person sick, why is this person not healthy. Not all the times are health issues subluxation based. Total health is hard to attain yet if we can attain it we will live healthier and longer. So what makes up total health? I tell my patients it’s like a pie the more slices of the health pie you have on your good side the healthier you will be. (more…)

Resveratrol

Wednesday, March 25th, 2009

Resveratrol

Over the last few months resveratrol has come into the spotlight after the segment on red wine was aired on 60 Minutes. Resveratrol is actually part of a plants defensive mechanism. It’s a toxin plants have to ward off attack by certain bacteria and fungi. Research is showing in humans it supports cardiovasular health and normal cell health. (more…)

subluxations

Wednesday, March 25th, 2009

People think of chiropractors as back doctors. We are back doctors because that’s where the spinal cord lays. Chiropractic is about removing nerve interference allowing the body to heal itself. (more…)