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Turmeric: Preventing Cancer & Heart Disease

Turmeric:  Preventing Cancer & Heart Disease More and more people are discovering the delights of traditional Asian-Indian fare — its unique and flavourful influence (particularly curries) popping up on menus around the world. Bur what most curry-lovers don’t realize is that not only is Indian cuisine trendy, it may prevent[…]

Whiplash Injury Myths and Truths

Whiplash Injury Myths and Truths As a doctor of chiropractic, your doctor at Chiropractic for Life is concerned about the misconceptions that surround whiplash injuries. For instance, did you know that a car’s speed of impact does not predict the risk of whiplash injury?  Any accident, even a minor fender[…]

Fall Into Fitness: How Chiropractic Boosts Athletic Performance

Patients at our office realize that regular chiropractic care can have a tremendous boost on athletic strength and endurance.  That’s why star athletes rely on chiropractic to remain in peak condition.  But you don’t need to be a professional athlete to reap the accelerated athletic performance associated with chiropractic. Optimal[…]

The Latest Research on Backpack Safety

The Latest Research on Backpack Safety It’s back-to-school time — time for new clothes, new pencils, new notebooks and new backpacks.  But, although backpacks are now ubiquitous in school-yards everywhere, the can also pose a serious health threat. Research shows that “children who experience back pain are at a heightened[…]

Core Strength, Posture and Back Pain

Core Strength, Posture and Back Pain At any given time, 15 percent of adults have low-back pain (LBP).  To make matters worse:  Many simultaneously suffer from chronic widespread pain. Research shows that developing strong core muscles reduces LBP — but that’s not all.  Core strengthening makes all physical activity easier,[…]

Go Nuts for Nuts!

Go Nuts for Nuts! Think it’s impossible to find a snack that’s both satisfying and health-boosting?  Think again!  We recommend snacking on a small handful of nuts.  Not only are nuts delicious, but they are also packed with wellness-boosting properties. Nuts are low in saturated fat (less than 7 percent)[…]

Chiropractic: A Unique Approach

Chiropractic:  A Unique Approach Chiropractic is unlike any other approach to health. Chiropractic is founded on the principle that the body has an innate ability to heal itself.  As long as the systems of the body are in balance, the individual will remain disease-free. Unlike other health-care professionals, doctors of[…]

Chiropractic Care for Sciatica

Chiropractic Care for Sciatica The sharp, shooting pain of sciatica ranges from uncomfortable to downright debilitating.  Numbness and muscle weakness in addition to pain in the sciatic nerve — the longest and widest nerve in the body — may strike anywhere that this nerve travels, from the lower back and[…]