Herbs That Can Help You Quit Smoking

There Are Several Herbs That Can Help You Quit Smoking! We all know that smoking is not a healthy habit. I recently learned that the creators of the nicotine patch found that 80% of US smokers want to quit, but their addiction is stronger. Here are several herbs with a traditional reputation for helping people quit smoking. These herbs exert …

Understanding Your Homocysteine Lab Test

Understanding Your Homocysteine Lab Test If you asked to have your homocysteine level checked with the rest of your lab work, you were probably told it is “fine.” Don’t be so sure. You could be at risk for heart disease and not know it.  Let’s talk about what could possibly save your life. Most lab results will indicate that a …

Brain-Nervous System/Immune System Connection

I great write up by our friend Dr. Carl Moe at Tree of Life Chiropractic in Redmond, WA. BRAIN-NERVOUS SYSTEM-IMMUNE SYSTEM CONNECTION Dr. Robert Ader, psychologist at the University of Rochester School of Medicine, performed the key experiments to prove the brain-nervous system-immune  system connection. The following summarizes the essential evidence of the connection between the brain, the nervous system, and …

Chiropractic & Early Beginnings

Chiropractic & Early Beginnings A recent article in EXPLORE: The Journal of Science and Healing entitled “The Chiropractic Care of Infants with Breastfeeding Difficulties”. Based on case reports and studies gathered over the past 50 years, chiropractors have been addressing breastfeeding difficulties by detecting problems in the upper neck, skull and jaw. Injuries that occurred during birth trauma and were …

Thyroid and Weight Gain

27 millions Americans miss the cause of their weight gain. The Thyroid and Weight Gain An often under-diagnosed problem in Americans is thyroid problems. The thyroid has a tremendous job! Hormones from the thyroid are not important in regulating metabolism, but also heart rate, skin and hair health and it has a direct effect on brain and mood functions. Thyroid hormone levels …

Had a GREAT Weekend at the KCUCS Seminar

Since I was student, in my first quarter of chiropractic school, I have been attending meetings and classes run by a group called the Knee Chest Upper Cervical Specific – Of the KCUCS. This weekend’s adjusting seminar was amazing! We learned from leaders and masters in the KCUCS on how to give that adjustment with “That extra something”.  It was …

The Wellness Minute

The Weekly Wellness Minute: Our New Video Magazine! If you’re reading this you probably already know that we take pride in getting information out to the public. Recently we Advanced Chiropractic has partnered with Metabolic Management to provide our patients and friends with a great weekly video about health and wellness. Just last week, there was an informative 5-minute video …