“Paint’s Not Dry Yet…”

Healing requires time! Once your body is in a unhealthy state, it takes a while for the symptoms to become evident. The symptoms – Things like pain, weakness, even illnesses – are merely the problem coming to the surface. When a person begins chiropractic care, they might feel better in one to two visits; This is merely the symptoms going …

Multiple Sclerosis and Other Autoimmune Problems – Could incurable autoimmune diseases be a thing of the past?

Could incurable auto-immune diseases be a thing of the past? There has been a strong rise in auto-immune diseases over the past 2 decades. Things like lupus, Multiple Sclerosis (MS), Rheumatoid Arthritis and Crohn’s Disease historically have been considered female issues, but lately more males are being seen with these problems too. The explanation is lacking, but the evidence is not. What …

A Functional Approach to Lupus – Part 1

A Functional Approach to Lupus – Part 1 Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (SLE or lupus) is an autoimmune disease that can affect multiple systems of the body. Sometimes life-threatening, this condition affects an estimated 5 million people worldwide and can involve the skin, joints, internal organs, and nervous system. Like other autoimmune diseases, lupus occurs when your body is trying to defend itself …

Krill Oil vs Fish Oil: Krill Oil Radically Better Than Fish Oil

Krill Oil vs Fish Oil I never liked the fish oils, and was usually reminded throughout the day that of that fact. Now I take krill oil on a daily basis. I read this article on Dr. Mercola’s blog today and wanted to share this info with my patients and friends. As a doctor I understand that omega fatty acids …

There is Hope for Arthritis Sufferers!

Spinal Alignment and Joint Pain A lot of people are affected by arthritis. Arthritis basically means “joint pain” and has many different causes and classifications. Inflammatory – the membrane of the joint becomes irritated Attachment Arthritis – frequently in the heels and lower back, the ligament or tendon fastened to the bone becomes irritated Crystal Arthritis – the big toe has deposits of …

The Lack of Adaptation is What Leads to Stress

Chronic Stress! Stress: a state of mental or emotional strain or tension resulting from adverse or very demanding circumstances. Adaptation: a change by which an organism or species becomes better suited to its environment. “Psychological stress is associated with greater risk for depression, heart disease and infectious diseases. Until now, it has not been clear exactly how stress influences disease and health. …