What is Colic?

What is colic? Colic is diagnosed when an infant cries for more than 3 hours for more than 3 days a week for more than 3 weeks Like so many conditions, the diagnostic criteria are “made up.” If you have an unhappy infant who was only crying for 2 and a...

Osteoporosis

This is not just for old ladies! Young folk, athletes and old people are all able to acquire this problem. What is osteoporosis? Essentially, it is your bones not containing enough mineral content. This means there are fewer struts, beams and columns in your bony...

Salutogenesis

Cool word, huh? This word describes an approach focusing on the factors that support health rather than the factors that cause disease.  It could be termed a “salutogenic model.”  This better describes the lens through which I view the world of health...

Hay Fever

It’s that time of the year when plagues so many of us.  Sneezing, runny nose, itchy eyes… yuck! Aside from the symptoms, what is hay fever? Aside from the symptoms, what is hay fever?Essentially it is your immune system going a little over the top at the...

Nervous System Physiology

When the neurological circuits have integrity, your body works as it was designed. Virtually every cell, tissue, organ and system of your body is controlled and regulated by your nervous system. And while the complex chemical and electrical nature of this vast network...

Keep Sleep on Your To-do List

  Chiropractic care can help you get better sleep so you’ll have more energy to get through your day. With a lengthy to-do list, including shopping, entertaining, and a whirlwind of festivities, sleep sometimes gets shortchanged during this busy season. Here are a few...