Back Braces

Back pain affects everyone no matter if you are young or older. Its one of the most common musculo-skeletal disabilities. Besides proper posture, getting adjusted, massage, exercising, another thing that can benefit either while you recuperate from the back pain or to avoid an injury are back braces. There are different types of braces. OverallContinue reading “Back Braces”

Ergonomics?

We all have heard about ergonomics, specially at our work space, but what is it exactly? It is the science of fitting a workplace to the user’s needs, ergonomics aims to increase efficiency and productivity and reduce discomfort. The use of technology, like computers, tablets etc has greatly increased the need for ergonomics. Desks, chairs,Continue reading “Ergonomics?”

Orthopedic Devices

Orthopedic devices play a crucial role in enhancing the life of patients that need them, providing pain relief, improving mobility, among other of those suffering from musculoskeletal disorders.The global orthopedic devices market size was valued at $36.1 billion in 2017 and it is anticipated to expand. High prevalence of orthopedic conditions such as degenerative boneContinue reading “Orthopedic Devices”

Joints

Joints are where one bone connects with another. They are the space that allow for proper movement and function. When the joints move properly, your muscles and ligaments function at an optimal level. This affords you proper function and no pain. When the joints do not work properly, the muscles and ligaments cannot function properlyContinue reading “Joints”

Why Try Functional Medicine?

For some people this may be the 1st time reading about Functional Medicine, although it has existed for decades and have had great results. Lost of people have try it when is their last resource and often mentioned “I wish I knew about this before”The difference between conventional medicine and functional medicine is that inContinue reading “Why Try Functional Medicine?”

Pregnancy and Chiropractic

During pregnancy, there are several physiological and endocrinological changes that take place in preparation to create a suitable environment for the baby. The average weight gain for a pregnant woman is between 20-35 pounds, which increases the pressure exerted by the baby to some organs, like stretch of the adnexa, parietal peritoneum, bladder, urethra, rectum,Continue reading “Pregnancy and Chiropractic”

Functional Medicine

Functional Medicine model is an individualized, patient-centered, science-based approach that empowers patients and doctors to work together as a team to address the underlying causes of a disease and promote optimal wellness. It relies on a detailed understanding of each patient’s genetic, biochemical, and lifestyle factors and leverages that data to direct personalized treatment plansContinue reading “Functional Medicine”

Why Detox?!

Every day, millions of molecules from different compounds enter our bodies. These chemicals come from foods, beverages, medicines, food additives, personal care products… Excessive pollution from foreign and toxic chemicals in a system may result in malfunctioning or serious degeneration. These foreign chemicals are known as “xenobiotics.” Numerous research scientists have demonstrated that xenobiotics areContinue reading “Why Detox?!”

Chiropractic can help!

The spine houses thirty-one different sections of nerves that are responsible for pretty much everything that goes on in your body. Proper spine alignment is essential for healthy and accurate nerve communication, which can affect everything from your digestion to cognitive function. Because the nervous system controls every cell and organ in your body, chiropractorsContinue reading “Chiropractic can help!”

AUTOIMMUNE DISORDERS: basic information

There’s been a rise in autoimmune (A.I.) disorders over the past years: Hashimoto’s, Multiple Sclerosis, Chron’s, Celiac Disease, among others, But; what is an autoimmune disorder? It is complicated, this is only basic information, your immune system is hardwired to differentiate between what belongs in your body and is good and what doesn’t. When itContinue reading “AUTOIMMUNE DISORDERS: basic information”