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If you have not considered a visit to a chiropractor, make an appointment. Learn a little about how to prepare for the visit, and what to expect.

Wisdom Teeth: To Pull Or Not To Pull

18 February 2015
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

As your wisdom teeth come in, you may wonder several things: What are the reasons why you would need to have your wisdom teeth pulled? Is it always necessary? Can you avoid having this procedure done? Here are some things to consider as you are deciding whether or not to have them extracted. Cavities One common reason for having your wisdom teeth pulled is cavities. Because these teeth are so far back in your mouth, they are are often very hard to reach with a toothbrush, making them prone to cavities. Read More …

Dispelling Myths About Receiving Chiropractic Care

18 February 2015
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Joint problems can cause both intense pain and difficulty moving. Unfortunately, some people may avoid seeking treatment because they assume surgery will be the best option for treating these problems. Luckily, this is not always the case, and, in particular, if you are suffering from a back or neck injury, a chiropractor will likely be able to help you find relief from these problems.  Myth: You Will Always Need Chiropractic Care For The Rest Of Your Life Read More …

Give Your Sweetie Heart Healthy Treats For Valentine’s Day

18 February 2015
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

Valentine's Day is the day for lovers, and usually means a trip to the florist for a dozen roses. Many people also give candy and other treats. Some candy is beneficial, such as dark chocolate, but other candy you may want to stay away from, such as milk chocolate. Below are some treats you can make to give to your sweetie on Valentine's Day, such as dark chocolate, fruit parfaits, punny pears, and vegetable skewers. Read More …

Best Ways To Enjoy Life, Reduce Stress And Stay Heart Healthy All At Once

18 February 2015
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

While medical researchers and heart doctors aren't exactly sure how stress increases the chances of getting heart disease, experts agree that there is a link between high levels of stress and cardiac problems. Heart doctors recommend reducing stress to lower the risk of heart attack. While there are many methods for reducing stress, these suggestions have the added benefit of being fun. Laugh Laughter is known to soothe, comfort, relieve pain and boost your immune system all at once. Read More …

Self-Employed? 3 Tips on Health Insurance Coverage

18 February 2015
 Categories: Health & Medical , Blog

If you are a self-employed person, like the 42 million people in the United States who can identify as such, you will need to understand that you are responsible for your finding health care. This is new for many people, because they are used to getting health insurance through their employer. Because of this, you will need to be sure that you're able to find a plan and understand the best ways to go about it. Read More …

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Back Pain: Easing the Symptoms

Only people who live with constant back pain will understand how my days tend to go. On days when the pain is slight, I can manage pretty well. When it flares up, there is no such thing as a comfortable position. Fortunately, I have found ways to help ease the pain and keep going. A friend recommended that I see a chiropractor. While skeptical, I did find that having an adjustment twice a week does help. I tend to rely less on pain medication than I did before, and there are days when I feel almost normal. If you have not considered a visit to a chiropractor, I suggest that you make an appointment. Let me tell you a little about how to prepare for the visit, and what to expect. You may find that those visits end up making your days much more pleasant.

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