Shonishin is a Japanese form of acupuncture that was specifically designed in the 170’s to treat infants and children up to the age of 12. Rather than insertion of needles, Shonishin uses a group of gentle techniques with special tools to brush, tap, or rub the surface of skin. This painless technique provides stimulation over… Read More
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I recently watched a heart-warming TED talk in which the speaker, Shawn Anchor, recounted a personal childhood story. At the age of 7, when entrusted to play “nicely” with his 4-year-old sister (he suggested playing “combat”), she fell off the top bunk bed and plummeted to the floor on all fours. As the shock set… Read More
For runners, chiropractic can be used for injury prevention because it emphasizes proper alignment of the spine and pelvis. The most common running-related injuries in patients, which range from recreational runners to Marathon winners, are Achilles tendonitis, patella (knee) tracking problems, plantar fasciitis, IT band syndrome and hip bursitis. Misalignment of the spine can cause… Read More
Hypertension, diabetes and high cholesterol are the first causes of coronary artery disease which leads to heart failure. This triad is also known as Syndrome X or metabolic syndrome and can be prevented by nutrition.
Chiropractic may help your heart function in a way that you didn’t know. Stress and heart disease are omnipresent in our modern life. The way to reduce those stresses are multiple and most people are using different techniques to do so. The chiropractic way is one that you might not have thought of before…Read More