Archive | January, 2013

The Myth of High Cholesterol And Cardiovascular Disease?

Let’s start this post discussing a brief history of how the notion of high cholesterol was thought to be related to an increased risk of heart disease.  So, the story dates back to a famous study (Framingham study) that dates to the 1960s led by Drs. Thomas Dawber and William Kannel. In this study, the […]

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What If There Was A Holistic Chiropractor On Gilligan’s Island?

One of my favorite shows growing up was Gilligan’s Island. I have many memories of watching episodes after school and wondering what it would really be like stranded on an island and having to ‘live off the land.’ It’s really the original “Survivor” reality show…only it wasn’t real and the castaways weren’t scheming behind the […]

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How Can Chiropractic Help Your Immune System Fight the Flu?

I’ve been writing more, lately, about how chiropractic care can enhance the function of your immune system. At first, this may sound bizarre. I mean, how does your back affect your immune system and its ability to fight off the flu or other colds? As you’ll see, there’s a whole lot more to the story. In […]

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How Can You Boost Your Child’s Immune System?

There is more and more evidence that there is a greater impact to our health and vitality by enhancing our own immune system naturally, rather than through synthetic means (ie. vaccinations). There is a greater advantage to having your body’s own natural immunity mount a defense against any bacterial or viral threat over trying to […]

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