Can you believe it? Chiropractors have been helping people feel better for 125 years! That’s something to celebrate. Many people, when they hear the word, chiropractic or chiropractor, immediately think, “cracking or popping” your neck or low back to get out of pain, but chiropractic is so much more than that. Where did it come […]Read More Happy 125th Birthday Chiropractic!
So this weekend my sister and I completed a three-day water fast. I know, we party hard on the weekends. In December I completed a seven-day water fast so I knew what was up ahead. My sister was so funny trying to complete the three days. Fasting is mentioned in the bible over 70 times! […]Read More Water Fasting And The Many Benefits
When my eczema was really bad I was bathing in turmeric in addition to drinking it. I was a walking human orange. Turmeric has significant anti-inflammatory effects in the body. Curcumin which is found in turmeric is a powerful antioxidant and has amazing health benefits. Curcumin is great for reducing inflammation, helping regulate blood sugar […]Read More Turmeric Latte Love
Every day more than 115 people in the United States die from overdosing on opioids. Deaths involving opioids have quadrupled since 1999. The CDC estimates an economic burden of prescription opioid misuse in the US alone is $78.5 billion per year. According to the CDC 1 in 5 patients who receive prescription opioids long-term struggle […]Read More Chiropractic and Chronic Pain
I heard a great podcast by Ben Greenfield this week and someone asked a question about supplementation for nerve function. There are many conditions affecting nerve function and one that we treat in our office is Peripheral Neuropathy. Peripheral Neuropathy is a condition characterized by extremity pain, numbness, burning pain, and weakness, usually of the […]Read More Nerve Function and Peripheral Neuropathy
This past weekend I had the privilege to return to my Alma Mater The University of North Carolina at Pembroke and share my story with students. Everyone’s story is unique and it is always a privilege to encourage others in their path. achieving your goals is never easy and sometimes there are hurdles that are […]Read More Returning To My Alma Mater