Poor Posture in Children

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You, Your Teen and Tech Neck

Tech Neck is Epidemic We have all heard of “tech neck” by now.  We chirp at our teens with their nose buried in their phone “get off your phone and look at me”!  Apple now gives us stats on our screen time with a recent update called Screen Time. It’s an epidemic. As chiropractors, we …

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Help Your Kids Lose Some Weight

It’s that time of year again when our kids are heading back to school and we are getting back into routine. Every year Dr. Ken and I field all kinds of questions from parents about what kind of back pack they should be looking at for their kids. I though I’d give you some pointers …

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What is Scoliosis and Do You Have it and Not Know it?

You won’t want to miss this webinar on correcting scoliosis This month Dr. Ken and I are going to tackle the myth that scoliosis can not be corrected. We are going to dedicate an entire webinar, several blog posts and a few extra You Tube video’s to how modern day neurological and structural chiropractors are …

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How Technology can Change your Posture and your Life

Have you ever seen the exact same thing create good and bad? I think the biggest culprit in recent years has been the internet and the devices we access the internet on (computers, tablets and smart phones). From mis-information, false research, horrible bigotry and hatred. As well as incredible resources, connection with distant family and …

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3 Reasons Your Posture Can Shorten Your Life

Did you know there are over 1000 scientific studies that connect poor posture with increased mortality. Increased mortality means dying early. Swedish neurosurgeon tell’s us what mom already knew. Alf Breig was a Swedish neurosurgeon who discovered that it was bad if you slouch. Turn’s out all he needed to do was talk to my …

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What an athlete looks like with and without today’s chiropractic

This week was a shock. I personally saw the contrast of an athlete who has had chiropractic care from birth compared to one without. This first x-ray you will see is of my oldest; 15 years old and involved in competitive sports. In fact his #1 sport is one of the highest impact sports on …

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Your computer is killing you and what you can do about it.

Most work places in today’s modern day culture demand that we spend at least a few hours in front of a computer. It’s inevitable. But did you also know that there are dangers? Sitting Shorten’s Your Life by 40% Sitting for 6 hours or more a day increases your chance of death by 40% according …

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Life expectancy in Canada hits 80 for men, 84 for women.

2014 was a great year for longevity experts in Canada. The numbers were glowing[ref]http://www.cbc.ca/news/health/life-expectancy-in-canada-hits-80-for-men-84-for-women-1.2644355[/ref]. We are among the top in the world for longevity in both men and women. . . . Unfortunately, science can be misconstrued to produce the result we’re looking for. [ctt tweet=”Canadians are among the top in the world for longevity …

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