National Traumatic Brain Injury Awareness Month

By Jenn Bottoms | September 16, 2019 | 0 Comments

Traumatic brain injuries happen, and they happen often. In fact, more than a million people suffer from a traumatic brain injury, or TBI, every year. With so many TBI’s occurring each year, September has been designated as National Traumatic Brain Injury Awareness Month to identify how to prevent, recognize, treat and raise awareness around this…

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Understanding Spinal Cord Injuries

By Jenn Bottoms | September 4, 2019 | 0 Comments

Spinal cord injuries are costly. Not only are they costly in terms of life expectancy – the life expectancy of someone who has experienced a spinal cord injury can be significantly reduced – but also costly in terms of treatment, employment, marital status and even level of education. One estimate puts the cost of expenses due…

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Chiropractic Neurology for Sleep Disorder Help

By Jenn Bottoms | August 28, 2019 | 0 Comments

Everyone experiences problems sleeping from time to time. In fact, insomnia affects one of out every three people at some point in their lives. But, at what point does a bout of trouble sleeping turn into a sleep disorder? And if you do develop a sleep disorder, what are the best avenues for reversing the…

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Stroke and Recovery – Understanding the Vital Information

By Jenn Bottoms | August 21, 2019 | 0 Comments

According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, approximately 795,000 people suffer a stroke in the United States each year. Affecting nearly every group or demographic, strokes are not just something to think about as we age. Hospitalization rates for young stroke patients increased more than 40% in the last decade and the rates of…

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Meralgia Parasthetica, or Tingling Thighs…

By Jenn Bottoms | August 13, 2019 | 0 Comments

What You Need to Know Everyone wants to look their best and ranking high on today’s list of popular fashion choices skinny jeans, shapewear, cinch belts and high heels can be seen everywhere you look. But are clothes and accessories affecting the way we feel in addition to the way we look? Each of the items…

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Exercise For a Healthy Brain

By Jenn Bottoms | August 7, 2019 | 0 Comments

It has long been known that fitness is an essential part of wellness. Maintaining a regular exercise schedule can not only help you stay fit and trim, it can aid with sleep, help you age well, keep bones healthy, alleviate stress and much more. But did you know that in addition to the benefits to…

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Finding Relief for Cluster Headaches

By Jenn Bottoms | July 30, 2019 | 0 Comments

Did you know that there are more than 300 types of headaches? While the most common, the tension headache, occurs in 75% of adults and is typically due to stress, muscle or joint pain or fatigue, less common types of headaches routinely send people to the doctor or cause loss of work and play. Cluster…

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Brain Foods – Is Chocolate Good for the Brain?

By Jenn Bottoms | July 24, 2019 | 0 Comments

For many people, when the urge for something sweet comes along, chocolate is the go-to treat. In addition to being delicious, did you know that chocolate has many health benefits and consistently tops the lists of the best “brain foods”? Touted for improving memory, decision-making ability, mental response time and mood, brain foods can make…

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National Youth Sports Week 2019

By Jenn Bottoms | July 17, 2019 | 0 Comments

It’s that time again… National Youth Sports Week runs from July 15 to July 21 and is designed to help coaches, players, athletic and recreation directors, association members, sponsors, parents and Congress raise awareness for youth programs and sports injury while promoting healthy lifestyles for all children and their families through sports. Every year, National…

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Concerned About Cognitive Decline?

By Jenn Bottoms | July 10, 2019 | 0 Comments

Light Therapy May Protect the Brain. Have you ever had trouble remembering something or find yourself struggling to find the right words? Is it due to cognitive decline or are you just having an “off” day? A certain amount of cognitive decline is expected with aging, however, for many people, cognitive decline is more pronounced…

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