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Migraine Headache Causes and Treatment Options

For those of you who wonder if you’ve ever suffered a migraine, it is likely you haven’t.  Migraines are a debilitating form of headache that can involve not only intense throbbing head pain, but also nausea, vomiting and flashes of light.  Despite how common migraines are, there is surprisingly little known about what exactly causes […]

Look Who Else Uses Chiropractic: Professional Football

Professional football teams recognize the value that having regular chiropractic care affords their players.  All of the 32 teams in the National Football League (NFL) use the services of a chiropractor for treating and preventing injuries to team members. Dr. Spencer H. Baron, a team chiropractor for the Miami Dolphins and past president of the […]

Auto Accident Folklore—Being Thrown Clear and Bracing for Impact

You have no doubt overheard someone at work or at a party telling his friends that he never wears a seat belt-and that he has some really good reasons.  The story usually goes something like this:  He heard from a buddy he knows that a friend of a friend who was not wearing a seat […]

Look Who Else Uses Chiropractic: Professional Baseball

Since the 1920s, when the New York Yankees traveled with a chiropractor to their games, many professional baseball players have been taking advantage of the edge that playing pain-free gives them. Many baseball players from the major leagues have attested to the fact that chiropractic care has been instrumental in helping them perform at their […]

Is There Such a Thing as a Negative Calorie Food?

One of the most widespread diet gimmicks circulating around the Internet is the practice of eating “negative calorie food.”   What is meant by this term is the idea that certain low-calorie foods burn more calories in their preparation, consumption and digestion than the calories they contain.  Although this is an attractive idea that would seemingly […]

Look Who Else Uses Chiropractic: Professional Basketball

Did you know that most of the teams in the National Basketball Association (NBA) now have a team chiropractor?  This is because they understand the advantage that chiropractic care gives to their players in the prevention and treatment of injuries on the court. Following are comments from some of the greatest players in basketball about […]