Take Control of Your Blood Pressure

Healthy Blood Pressure Is Within Your Reach According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), nearly one-third of Americans suffers from high blood pressure (hypertension). Another 33 percent have pre-hypertension, where their blood pressure is higher than desired but not high enough to be classified as hypertension. Hypertension carries a high cost to your health. It is a …

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Coronavirus: How to safeguard yourself

How to Safeguard Against The Wuhan Coronavirus Unless you’re living under a rock, I am sure you’ve heard a lot about the Wuhan Coronavirus spreading. Currently, there are cases in China, Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan, Australia, Cambodia, Canada, France, Japan, Malaysia, Nepal, Singapore, Thailand, The Republic of Korea, United States, and Vietnam. So far there has been 80 deaths with …

Everything You Know About Cholesterol Is Wrong

You May Not Need to Worry About Having High Cholesterol For the past six decades, the U.S. dietary advice has warned against eating cholesterol-rich foods, claiming dietary cholesterol promotes arterial plaque formation that leads to heart disease, stroke, and contribute to neurodegenerative diseases. We now have overwhelming evidence to the contrary, yet dogmatic thinking can be persistent, to say the least. …

Men’s Health 101

What you need to know about Men’s Health! When it comes to men’s health, concerns can often take a backseat. From being too busy, to battling the need to be macho, men are more likely to dodge annual doctor visits. However, as we get older, skipping annual screenings can cause grave consequences. In fact, heart disease is the leading cause …

From cradle to grave: postnatal overnutrition linked to aging

Interesting research on diatbetes. Researchers at Baylor College of Medicine have found a new answer to an old question: how can overnutrition during infancy lead to long-lasting health problems such as diabetes? The report, published today in the journal Environmental Epigenetics, focuses on the pancreatic Islets of Langerhans, which produce insulin and other hormones. Source: From cradle to grave: postnatal …

The Ultimate Guide to Chiropractic Care During Pregnancy

We are often asked if it is safe to get adjusted while pregnant. There are many advantages to chiropractic care during pregnancy, and our friends at MomLoveBest.com but together this very helpful article. Source: The Ultimate Guide to Chiropractic Care During Pregnancy

10 Brain-Supporting Foods for Children | Metagenics Blog

10 Brain-Supporting Foods for Children Food plays an important role in the development of a child’s brain. Children have very active and busy lives, now more than ever before. Their days are long and packed with schoolwork and after-school activities. The brain is constantly working to help fuel thoughts, movements, breathing, etc.; therefore, their bodies and brain need an adequate …

The Best Multivitamins for Babies and Toddlers – Health Ambition

The Best Multivitamins for Babies and Toddlers As chiropractors, we see a lot of youngsters and mommies. I know there are people reading this that are thinking, “Chiropractic adjustments for babies?!” Sure! Learning to crawl and walk is pretty hard on those little bodies. The falls and tumbles, building new muscles, and new neurological connections like balance are all hard …

Why zero-calorie sweeteners can still lead to diabetes, obesity

Still drinking diet soda and eating sugar-free foods to keep the pounds off? Would you still eat those things if they kept the weight on? How about if they increased your risk of diabetes? Well, new research shows that zero-calorie sweeteners has adverse effects on human health. “Despite the addition of these non-caloric artificial sweeteners to our everyday diets, there has …