Tag Archives: Health

Ask the doc

Q: Why are food allergies so prevalent in children these days? They seemed so uncommon before and now being allergic to peanuts or gluten is the new norm! A: Doctors believe that the increasing incidence of inhalant (airborne) and food allergies is due to the “hygiene” theory. In the US, our living environment has become

The balancing act, part I

Pack lunch, kids to school, sign fieldtrip release, work, meeting, phone call, dog to vet, pick up kids, dinner, laundry and exercise if time allows. Does this sound anything like your daily routine? Do you frequently find your needs falling to the bottom of the to-do list? If you answered emphatically YES, you are not

Women, take your health to heart

February is American Heart Month, which makes it the perfect time to remind yourself of the key role this muscle plays in your health and how to protect it.
According to the Center for Disease Control, heart disease is the leading cause of death for both women and men in the United States.

Manipulation therapy

Our bodies are intricately designed to function like well-oiled machines, with individual parts and systems constantly working together. By using manipulation therapy, physicians can support the connectivity of the body with a hands-on approach.

Under pressure

In today’s fast-paced culture, stress comes at us from many angles. Job worries, financial problems, family obligations and other commitments can contribute to a rising stress level.