The fact of the matter is that there is an amazing healing POWER that resides in all of us. There are 75 trillion cells in our bodies constantly interacting and communicating with each other. Think of the tens of thousands cellular interactions occurring each second of our lives.
Your heart knows exactly how much blood to pump and the exact pressure and rate at which to pump it. We don’t have to tell our lungs how to intake oxygen or our body cells how to use that oxygen to create energy and function. Thank goodness we don’t need to spend our mental energy telling our stomach how to break down the sandwich we ate for lunch. If we had to consciously coordinate blood clot formation when we got a cut on our hand, for example, a paper cut may cost us our lives. Continue Reading →
We learned in our last blog about the dangerous effects of chronic stress on our health. Stress is killing us… but we don’t have to let it! It’s more important now than ever to pay constant attention to our health.
The chronically stressful demands of work and home can be overwhelming. Stress can be a normal and beneficial part of our lives, but more and more doctors are waking up to the fact that nothing jeopardizes your health more than constant, chronic stress. As our modern world continues to move and change faster and faster, and as we’re taking on more and more work and personal obligations, our health is paying the price. Continue Reading →
People often ask us why their children should be checked for subluxation. They’ll sometimes see a child on the adjusting table and think, “Oh, so poor thing. She must have a very serious problem if she needs this from so young.” Actually, they couldn’t be further from the truth, because the opposite is in fact true. With some rare exceptions, kids who get adjusted aren’t to be pitied… they’re to be envied!
These kids are the ones whose parents who understand that the only way to live to our full potential is by keeping our spines healthy and free of subluxation. They’re the ones who have learned that the very act of being alive means that our bodies are constantly under stress, and that the only way to deal properly with that stress is through a clear nervous system. Continue Reading →
Chiropractors keep referring to this big word, subluxation. What does it mean and how does its elimination so drastically benefit peoples lives
The scientific understanding of the word subluxation is described by the five components of the subluxation complex and all the big scientific alphabet soup words that that entails. Simply put, a subluxation is a complex of activities including altered movement, impaired nerve function, altered muscle and soft tissue function, and changes in bone architecture. Continue Reading →