Multiple Sclerosis and Other Autoimmune Problems – Could incurable autoimmune diseases be a thing of the past?

Could incurable auto-immune diseases be a thing of the past? There has been a strong rise in auto-immune diseases over the past 2 decades. Things like lupus, Multiple Sclerosis (MS), Rheumatoid Arthritis and Crohn’s Disease historically have been considered female issues, but lately more males are being seen with these problems too. The explanation is lacking, but the evidence is not. What …

NE Journal of Medicine: R.I.P. Back & Neck Fusion Surgery

“In this new study, almost 300 patients with low back spinal stenosis (arthritis that’s putting pressure on nerves) were randomly assigned to undergo either a traditional laminectomy or that surgery plus a lumbar fusion. The result was not surprising—adding a fusion surgery didn’t improve outcomes at two or five years after surgery!” The problems with this surgery from a Neuro-Structural Correction …

Rosacea and Parkinsons Disease

Linking Rosacea and Parkinsons Disease How one symptom opens to the door to the bigger issue. This past month a new study was released that discussed people who suffer from rosacea and their increased risk of developing Parkinson’s disease.  The study took place in Denmark looking at a population of about 5.4 million people over a maximum of 15 years. Around …

Statins linked to higher diabetes risk

Statins linked to higher diabetes risk A few years back there was an interesting article in USA Today on how statins, like Lipitor and Crestor, may be causing an increase in diabetes in older women. High cholesterol combined with diabetes are a classic recipe for a bad heart. Heart disease is the #1 killer in the world and might not be …

Bad Posture?

Most people know that it is important to maintain a good posture when you are standing, sitting and even lying down.  However, not everyone knows about some of the problems that can arise from having an abnormal posture.  Here is a list of a few things that can be caused by having bad posture: Headaches TMJ Disorder Fibromyalgia Bone Deformation Disc …

What’s Wrong with Me? – The New Yorker

What’s Wrong with Me? – The New Yorker Thanks to a friend I found this interesting article about one woman’s struggle through her autoimmune disease. From the onset of her symptoms, to the all of the different medical diagnoses, to finally finding out she had a thyroid disease called Hashimoto’s Disease. I think this is a good finish to the …

Chiropractic and Heart Health

  Chiropractic and Heart Health. Did you know chiropractic can help your heart? Read more about it via Chiropractic and Heart Health. And here is another article about your heart and chiropractic! Originally posted 2013-12-02 21:27:10.