Chiropractors Don’t Cure Anything!

Chiropractors Don’t Cure Anything! You read that right! And no, I am not bad mouthing my profession. In fact I am stating one of the principles that make chiropractors different. Chiropractors allow people’s bodies to better heal themselves. To better express health. To better who you are. The basis of chiropractic is that a misalignment in the spine causes nerves to …

Do you have pre-existing conditions that may keep you from being covered by Obamacare? Is it because you didn’t follow-up with your chiropractic care?

Do you have pre-existing conditions that may keep you from being covered by Obamacare? Is it because you didn’t follow-up with your chiropractic care? Many patients stop coming to their chiropractor once they begin to feel well. They don’t follow up, or make their reexamination either. The issue with this is that as PCP’s chiropractors enter a diagnosis code to …

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, …

Upper Cervical Chiropractic on “The Doctors”

Upper Cervical Chiropractic on “The Doctors” When I was in Chiropractic College at Life University, I was lucky enough to have the inventor of Atlas Orthogonal as an instructor. Later in my student career I became an intern at his clinic. Dr. Roy W. Sweat and his Dr. Matthew Sweat have been teaching this extraordinary technique for almost 2 generations. The …

The cost-effectiveness of chiropractic care vs. medical care

The cost-effectiveness of chiropractic care vs. medical care The average chiropractic patient takes less medication, is out of work sick less and saves a ton of money per visit. MD’s may charge from $60 to $300+ a visit, where most chiropractor visits range from $30 to $60, and you won’t have to spend anymore on medication. With a shaky economy …

“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 …

7 Ways Plastics Damage the Body

7 Ways Plastics Damage the Body Ronald Grisanti D.C., D.A.B.C.O., D.A.C.B.N., M.S. Plastics (or the chemical name, phthalates) are now considered the number one pollutant in the human body. They make products flexible, durable, and these chemicals are also in items you would not consider to be plastics, like pesticides, detergents, cosmetics, medications, or your shampoo. They are found everywhere. It is difficult …

Cardiovascular Disease May Take a Dive With Chiropractic Care

Cardiovascular Disease May Take a Dive With Chiropractic Care Dr. McCoy was one of my professors in Chiropractic college, and the publisher of several chiropractic research journals. “Most individuals believe that cardiovascular disease can only be mitigated through diet, exercise and keeping blood cholesterol and blood pressure in check, as well as getting a sound sleep and banning cigarettes. All …

JAMM: Juneau, Alaska Music Matters: The Best Brain Training

Heres just another reason why Glacier Valley Elementary School provides violin instruction for all of its kindergartners and 1st graders.  According to the August 2011 Scientific American article, “How to Build a Better Learner,” playing an instrument is “the best brain training” you can give children to help with “language comprehension and promote cognitive skills:  attention, working memory and self-regulation” …