Sitting Can Take Years Off Your Life

Stand Up By Kevin Whipps Sitting. It’s one of those things that we all do, whether it’s relaxing on the couch after a long day at work, or during our regular 8-5 plugging away at a keyboard the way most Americans seem to do nowadays. Turns out that according to some studies, Americans can sit … Read more

Stop running around and get help at one location.

One-Stop ShopStop running around and get help at one location. By Kevin Whipps You’re running errands one afternoon, when a tinge of pain hints you in your lower back. No biggie, you’ll hit the chiropractor later, right? Then time goes on, and you see one of those handy chiropractors that has a space next to … Read more

New Study to Examine the Efficacy of Burst Neurostimulation

From the Research Dept.New Study to Examine the Efficacy of Burst NeurostimulationBy Ted Swing, Ph.D. One of the frontiers in the treatment of chronic pain is neurostimulation (also called neuromodulation). Neurostimulation involves devices that deliver electrical pulses to alter nerve responses. When used in the brain, this can be used to prevent epileptic seizures or … Read more

Learning more about Holistic Pain

1-on–1Learning more about Holistic Pain.By Kevin Whipps Holistic Pain — think about that phrase for a second. The dictionary defines Holistic as “ …characterized by the treatment of the whole person, taking into account mental and social factors, rather than just the physical symptoms of a disease.” In other words, it’s about looking at your … Read more

A Healthy Option

A Healthy OptionTake a look at Holistic Pain.By Kevin Whipps There are lots of ways to treat pain, but what about natural solutions that don’t rely on prescriptions and pharmacies? That was the concept behind Holistic Pain, a company started by several pain doctors, a chiropractor and a naturopathic doctor with the intention of combining … Read more

Cinnamon Rolls

A delicious treat for the holiday season. By Jess O’Toole There’s nothing quite like freshly baked cinnamon rolls. The heady aroma of cinnamon fills the house as the rolls bake, turning puffed and golden. These soft, doughy and buttery pastries are perfect for Christmas morning or an afternoon treat with visiting family. Don’t be put … Read more

Outside The Box

Sometimes the Best Medicine is No Medicine By Marie Look According to the 2007 National Health Interview Survey (NHIS), 38 percent of American adults use some form of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM). Developments in technology and an increase in the available information have made it possible for more patients to consider incorporating alternative medicine … Read more

The Science of Herbal and Supplemental Medicine

By Ted Swing, Ph.D. Herbal medicines have thousands of years of history in cultures around the world. Other types of supplemental medicines make use of naturally occurring chemicals and extracts. Today, these treatments re main widely used for a variety of conditions, including conditions causing chronic pain. These treatments are regarded by the US Food … Read more