All posts tagged: chiropractic

Yes, Your Birth Matters

 The following article is from Pathways Magazine and doesn’t necessarily represent all the views of evolve Nurturing Vitality. Written by Laura Rupp. Disclaimer: below is my story. It’s my journey. In no way am I saying that your story is wrong or that my story is right. It’s simply mine. I encourage everyone as you

Taking Charge of Your Headaches: A Guide for Pain Management

This article is from the Canadian Chiropractic Association website. //Author: CCA Staff Team You have a headache? You certainly are not alone! Fifty-nine percent of Canadian adults report suffering from some form of headache.1 Headaches can be debilitating, but most often feel like unpleasant discomfort, pain or pressure that can be addressed by manual therapies, relaxation

3 Things You Need to Know About TMJ Pain

This article is from the Canadian Chiropractic Association website. Author: CCA Staff Team   TMJ pain: if you’ve suffered from it, you probably already know what it is. If you haven’t, it may require a bit of visualization to make the connection. Some might say TMJ is jaw pain, or something that causes a clicking

What to Expect From Your First Chiropractic Visit

This article is from the Canadian Chiropractic Association website. Author: CCA Staff team It is common to have questions and even trepidations before your first visit to any new healthcare provider. Luckily, chiropractors know that new patients may need extra time to discuss their questions or concerns. You can play a role in your own

Thoughts, Trauma and Toxins: Three Causes of Subluxation

Author // David Gustitus, D.C. In his 1910 text, The Chiropractor’s Adjuster, D.D. Palmer identified the causes of vertebral subluxation as the Three T’s— thoughts, trauma and toxins. Since that time, we have expanded our understanding of how these factors impact our body’s function, but the basic concepts Palmer laid down for the profession he

Conventional Allopathic vs. “Alternative” Holistic Healthcare

Author // Alison Hazelbaker, Ph.D., IBCLC, FILCA, C.S.T., RCST It irks me to no end when conventional (allopathic) healthcare providers dismiss traditional therapies by attaching the moniker “alternative” to describe where they fit into the healthcare spectrum. Alternative to what? The word implies that conventional allopathic medicine is the gold standard and traditional therapies run

10 Steps to Regain Your Health

Author // Peter Braglia, D.C. The following article is excerpted from one that appeared on www.pathwaystofamilywellness.org If you’re like most Americans/Canadians, health is the most important aspect of your life that needs improving. Without adequate health and well-being, you can kiss most of your other goals goodbye. Declining health and vitality rob you of the

Strengthening Your Child’s Immune System

Author // Jane Sheppard The following article is excerpted from Pathways Magazine and doesn’t necessarily represent all the views of evolve Nurturing Vitality. The key to a healthy child is a strong immune system When functioning properly, the immune system fights disease producing organisms such as bacteria, viruses, fungi, and parasites. All children are continuously

Thinking Outdside the Chair

Author // Katy Bowman, M.S. Our physical environment is constant, meaning there are forces constantly at play—shaping our bodies into a structure we will call on in the future. Unfortunately, the set of forces modern people tend to create result in a structure not well-suited for basic biological functions like digestion, respiration, procreation, etc. Issues