1. Hypertension: Global Health Concern

    Hypertension, or high blood pressure, is a significant and growing global health concern. Due to hypertension, about 7.5 million people die each year. This is because hypertension is the leading risk factor for heart disease, stroke, and premature death. It is expected that the number of individuals…Read More

  2. Chiropractic: A Popular Complementary and Alternative Medicine

    Chiropractors are some of the most popular complementary and alternative health practitioners in the United States. And with good reason. There’s plenty of science that shows that going to a chiropractor for back pain or neck pain—and many other health issues—can be effective. Chiropractors ar…Read More

  3. Staying Healthy During Self-isolation

    Around the world, we are currently going through a phase where social distancing is highly recommended by the health experts. Social distancing is defined as the avoidance of close interactions with other individuals to minimize the transmission of pathogens during a contagious disease outbreak. Alt…Read More

  4. Methods to Relieving Chronic Pain

    A patient will feel physical pain when a signal is sent from the affected body part to the brain. This helps to notify the body that something is wrong, such as an injury or infection. Chronic pain is characterized by mild to severe pain that persists beyond the normal healing time. The normal natur…Read More

  5. The Necessity of Sleep for Optimal Health

    Although sleep is usually considered one of the pillars of optimal health, approximately 35% of adults sleep less than the recommended seven hours per night according to the CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention). Sleep deprivation can be associated with chronic health conditions, such as …Read More

  6. Vitamin C: A Great Supplement for Health Benefits!

    Vitamin C, also known as ascorbic acid, is a water-soluble vitamin and essential nutrient in out bodies. Since we cannot produce vitamin C in the body, humans are able to obtain the vital nutrient through consumption of dietary sources, such as fruits and vegetables. While there are many benefits of…Read More

  7. Chiropractic for the Elderly

    Typically, an elderly person will seek a chiropractic treatment due to pain in their muscles and/or bones. The most common complaint among the elders would be their chronic back pain. In fact, 6% of older adults have disabling back pain and 23% have non-disabling back pain. Many chiropractors believ…Read More