My eye won’t stop twitching

Many of us have experienced a late night, followed by perhaps an unwanted early morning and overall lack of sleep. Or perhaps on the same day we had our normal cup or cups of coffee followed by soda pop and later an energy drink and topped it off with a mocha milkshake. It could be also that same day, our child …

Skip that Newborn Vitamin K Shot

Skip that Newborn Vitamin K Shot TheHealthyHomeEconomist – March 15, 2010 We all want to make sure that our newborns are healthy as possible, right? One of the many things we do to these new additions to our world is give them a Vitamin K shot – This is to help with blood clotting. But maybe that is not something …

Artificial Sweeteners Can Trigger Cancer

Dr. Mercola’s site published this great article yesterday. Anyone using artificial sweeteners needs to read this! Artificial sweeteners are dangerous. It is causing cancer in mice, destroys your gut bacteria, it is poisonous to you nervous system, and raises insulin levels. And it makes your metabolism slow down, leading to extra weight gain. This great piece go over the risks …

10 Reasons Parents Take Healthy Children To Chiropractors

A nice write up from Well Adjusted. This Australian-based chiropractic website focuses on children’s health issues. Many people can’t understand why parents bring their children to see a chiropractor. “What happened to that kids back” people will ask when they see a child leave the office. The reason I tell them is because their parents want them to be be …

Functional Medicine Juneau

Are Nutritional Supplements Safe?

I see this a lot in the news and social media: Are nutritional supplements safe? They are a cornerstone of my practice and something I use very often with my clients to improve their health. Recently there has been a lot of shots fired at the supplement market by mainstream medicine. How do your supplements stack up? The FDA found …

The Telegraph System! The Nervous System

The Telegraph System! The Nervous System If you were lucky enough to born at the right time, you remember watching Schoolhouse Rock while eating your Cheerio’s and watching cartoons on Saturday mornings. They were great! They taught us about history, economics, and yes – Even chiropractic (though I didn’t know it at the time!) Take a talk down memory lane, …