Most folks understand the importance of optimal structure. Think of the structure of a home, bridge, or vehicle. The structural foundations of each play a critical role in their stability, functionality, and longevity. It takes a painstaking amount of effort and accumulated knowledge, skill, and craftsmanship to create a strong building, home, bridge, or vehicle. … Continue reading HOW STRONG IS YOUR FOUNDATION?
The Amazing Health Benefits of Cinnamon
Cinnamon is a powerful spice that has been used medicinally around the world for thousands of years. Cinnamon’s potent health benefits are derived from the Cinnamomum tree. The bark, specifically, contains several compounds responsible for its health-promoting properties including cinnamaldehyde, cinnamic acid, and cinnamate. Together, these compounds make cinnamon one of the most beneficial spices, … Continue reading The Amazing Health Benefits of Cinnamon
Grass Fed Beef Vs. Grain Fed Beef – Is There A Difference?
There is no other single food that I consume more of than beef. Why? It’s incredibly nutrient dense – Highly digestible protein and a diverse micronutrient profile (see below). It’s convenient – A staple meal of mine in college was eggs and ground beef (impressive, I know), which is quite possibly the easiest thing to … Continue reading Grass Fed Beef Vs. Grain Fed Beef – Is There A Difference?
The Anti Aging Benefits Of High Intensity Movement
Everyone knows that exercise and movement are beneficial. When I ask patients why they feel like they should workout, most answer, “to look good,” and/or “lose some weight.” Those are valid reasons, and I’m not going to knock on that. However, regular, consistent movement of your body is SO much more than just looking good … Continue reading The Anti Aging Benefits Of High Intensity Movement
Nine Amazing Benefits of Adjustments for Pregnant Women
Pregnancy and birth deliver the wonders of new life. Pregnancy reminds the world that no man-made creation compares to the magnificence of new life being constructed in the womb. Many soon-to-be parents, taught by the medical standard of care, treat pregnancy like a disease or dangerous condition that requires consistent medical intervention. Chiropractic wants to bring peace … Continue reading Nine Amazing Benefits of Adjustments for Pregnant Women
What You Need To Avoid Eating To Help With Migraine Headaches
I’ve long talked about the disastrous health consequences associated with heavy consumption of vegetable and seed oils. What are common vegetable and seed oils? Take a look at the majority of the items in your local grocery store and you’ll find them: Soybean oil, sunflower oil, canola oil, safflower oil, cottonseed oil, peanut oil, and … Continue reading What You Need To Avoid Eating To Help With Migraine Headaches
The Magical Biological Powers of Cholesterol
The Magical Biological Powers of Cholesterol. That’s certainly not a headline you’ll find in the mainstream news. That’s unfortunate, the preponderance of physiological and biological evidence supports the idea that cholesterol is absolutely vital to the optimal wellbeing and functioning of the human organism. To completely describe the many roles of cholesterol in the body, … Continue reading The Magical Biological Powers of Cholesterol
Could High Fiber Diets Be Aggravating Autoimmune Conditions?
We’ve long been told by mainstream nutrition experts that we should be getting high amounts of fiber in our diets to lower our cholesterol (not always a great thing see here), improve digestion, and to generally optimize our health. While some fiber in the diet through quality sources (like organic fresh fruits) is not always … Continue reading Could High Fiber Diets Be Aggravating Autoimmune Conditions?
The Foods Your Child Should Eat To Optimize Their Health, Function, and Development
If you’re not a stranger to my recent posts, you understand that what our most trusted and honorable government health organizations (a bit of sarcasm there) tell us to eat is NOT ideal for humans. Knowing this, I’ll fancy you not shocked to learn that I don’t believe the mainstream nutritional recommendations for infants and … Continue reading The Foods Your Child Should Eat To Optimize Their Health, Function, and Development
How To Optimize The Most Important System In Your Body
There is one organ system in the body that is responsible for the coordination and control of all other systems. It is constantly working to regulate the body and keep it functioning normally. While you are sleeping, it is hard at work repairing your body and keeping it digesting, breathing, and circulating blood optimally. It … Continue reading How To Optimize The Most Important System In Your Body