Archive for 2013

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Thank You All for the Successful Fundraiser

Thank You All for the Successful Fundraiser Thank you all for the successful fundraiser for the Salvation Army Blue Zone live longer life lesson #2 PURPOSE. The Okinawa’s call it “Ikigai” and the Nicoyan’s call it “plan de vida;” for both it translates to “why I wake up in the morning.” Knowing your sense of…

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Live Longer and Be Happier?

Live Longer and Be Happier? Do you want to live longer? My first suggestion is “don’t be an Eeyore”. You know; the donkey from Winnie the Pooh. He is always going around expecting things to turn out badly. They bring everyone, including themselves, down. Besides that, take some lessons from the people in the world…

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Save Your Life

Save Your Life Save your life. Your mother probably didn’t say it this way, but she did tell you to sit up straight. My mother, Vesta, worded it like this, “Stand up straight. You look so much better if you do. Oh, look at those boys over there, they would look so much nicer if…

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food

Eat Your Chocolate and Drink Your Coffee

Eat Your Chocolate and Drink Your Coffee Eat Your Chocolate and Drink Your Coffee Did you know that eating chocolate every day can make you healthier? The same goes for drinking coffee. Who knew that something seemingly so wrong can be so right. Like I tell my children, “too much of a good thing can…

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Scare Crow Fest (Joe Crow)

Scare Crow Fest (Joe Crow) How many chiropractors does it take to change a light bulb? Only one, but it takes 96 visits. If you missed our ten foot tall scarecrow (Joe Crow) at the recent St. Charles Scare Crow Festival, you missed a good joke. Taking too many hours to make to talk about…

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Medicine Working With Chiropractic

Medicine Working With Chiropractic Medicine Working With Chiropractic Keeping you pain free and at work is good for you and your company. Some medical groups specialize in this. They work at keeping you and your company healthy. A recent study, in the Journal of Occupational & Environmental Medicine, the Cerner Corporation found that the addition…

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low back pain

Your Medical Doctor Works WITH Your Chiropractor To Relieve Pain

Your Medical Doctor Works WITH Your Chiropractor To Relieve Pain Long time rivals for your healthcare dollar are now working together to relieve your pain. For the first one hundred years of the chiropractic profession there was animosity between the two professions. That has changed over the last two decades for your benefit. Hundreds of…

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Over the Counter Pain Meds That Can Kill You

Over the Counter Pain Meds That Can Kill You Over the Counter Pain Medications That Can Kill You Ibuprofen, Advil, Acetaminophen, Aleve, Tylenol, and many others have been shown to cause cancer, intestinal injury, brain, heart, blood vessel, liver and kidney damage. The first article below notes that using these non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) two…

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Medicine and Chiropractic Working Together for Your Health

Medicine and Chiropractic Working Together for Your Health Medicine and Chiropractic Working Together for Your Health Chiropractic care and medical care work better together, for low back pain, than medical care alone. Stop the presses. This article was recently published in the Journal of Spine. This is the journal mostly read by orthopedic and neurosurgeons.…

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Your Doctors Are Making a Killing Off of You

Your Doctors Are Making a Killing Off of You My mother said to not say bad things about other people. She also told me to tell the truth. That’s a tough conundrum. Every profession has its problems, abusers, charlatans and hucksters. There are always people out there to sell you something you don’t need and…

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