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
I love Coca-Cola. I love the fizzle and every completely non-healthy thing about it. However, there really is not one healthy thing about a soda so I have not had one in months. The thing about sugar in general is it makes you crave more sugar! Once sugar is removed you will be amazed at […]Read More My Soda Replacement = Kombucha
I’ve been drinking Bulletproof coffee for close to a year now. Instead of eating breakfast I drink my coffee instead. This allows me to intermittent fast for 16-18 hours and save $6 from my morning coffee run. There has been a ton of research that shows the benefits of intermittent fasting and giving your body […]Read More Why is Bulletproof Coffee So Great?
On the weekends I like to try something new. I meal prep during the week so it is nice to have something different on the weekends. This week I have been craving mac and cheese. I have not had macaroni and cheese in years! So, I tried a healthier version and it turned out amazing! […]Read More Cauliflower Mac and Cheese
According to the CDC this seasons influenza activity has been increased than in years past. There are steps you can take to boost your immune system and defend yourself against infections including the flu. Research is showing that optimizing your vitamin D levels may be far more effective in protecting against the flu than the […]Read More Boosting Your Immune System
Recently I was listening to a podcast about leaky gut and they mentioned a product called Restore. Both speakers praised this product. Since I have had some gut issue of my own I decided to do some research and purchase a bottle. Most of our immune system is in our gut. So if we have […]Read More Strengthen Your Gut Lining
I recently starting making my own body butter and it has done wonders for my skin! I’m all for using more natural ingredients but only if it doesn’t require a long list and all day to make. When I started looking at all the additives in common lotions it made me think twice about applying […]Read More Whipped Body Butter!
I recently received my essential oils in the mail! It is like Christmas day again. I also ordered some all-natural organic face cream. I have used it for two days and can already tell a notable difference in how soft my skin is. You can use essential oils for so many things. You can use […]Read More Essential Oils
Chiropractic approaches health by relying on the body’s natural healing ability. We believe that the relationship between the spine and nervous system contribute to many disease processes. Doctors of chiropractic are physicians who see the body as a whole and give special attention to: spinal mechanics, musculoskeletal, vascular, neurological, and nutritional connections. A chiropractic […]Read More Did You Know Chiropractors Are Primary Care Providers?