For most, the first words that pop into their heads when they
hear "chiropractic care" are pain and trauma. The belief that the
presence of back or neck pain is the only reason to ever visit a
chiropractor is actually a myth.
According to Chinese medicine, each season of the year is
associated to a different organ. In the fall it is the lungs and in
the spring it is the liver. That would make sense since many people
enjoy doing cleanses during that time of the year. The organ
associated with the summer is the heart. The heart is very
sensitive to summer. More heart attacks will happen during the
summer. A person with heart issues will generally be sensitive to
The Physical Activity Pyramid for Kids (Source: Fitness for Life
Elementary School, Human Kinetics, 2010, used by permission) has
five steps. Each of the steps is designed to illustrate a type of
physical activity that has health benefits.
Many children today are being diagnosis with attention deficit
disorder (ADD), attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD),
Asperger's and autism. We sometimes focus on the behavior, but
never really understand what causes the behavior.
The doctor in charge of a private practice, two urgent cares, a
wound-care company, nursing-home and home-health visits - all while
advocating strongly for a hospital in Ahwatukee Foothills - just
added to his list a new hospice care and the Professional
A common belief among new mothers is that breastfeeding acts as
a natural contraceptive. While it is true that breastfeeding delays
ovulation, other factors must be taken into consideration to
determine if a woman can trust breastfeeding as a method to prevent
Baby boomers heading into what used to be called retirement age
are providing a 70 million-member strong market for legions of
companies, entrepreneurs and cosmetic surgeons eager to capitalize
on their "forever young" mindset, whether it's through wrinkle
creams, face-lifts or workout regimens.