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ENERGY, VITALITY, and YOUTH!

Internal Talk OCTOBER 2018
The non profit Elevate Foundation proudly presents the new 2018 series: ENERGY, VITALITY, and YOUTH! It's time to reveal what's FAKE from FACT. Tired of pain and fatigue? Is stress getting the best of you? Do you want to finally improve how you look and feel? What is your Health and Wellness plan for the New Year? IN THIS NEW SERIES, YOU WILL LEARN: What to eat and what not to ...
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The Top Five Reasons to Visit Your Chiropractor During the Holiday Season

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With the holiday season in full-force, more people than ever are facing the stresses that often come with this time of year. While you may be running around shopping, cooking and preparing to travel, it is important that you are also taking the time to care for yourself. There is a reason so many people get sick during this time of year. It is not because cold weather magically brings colds, it i...
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Why See A Chiropractic Doctor After Your Personal Injury Accident?

When you have the unfortunate circumstance of being the injured victim of a personal injury accident, your top priority should be seeking quality medical treatment at a chiropractic clinic. Choosing the right chiropractor for treatment can influence the outcome of your physical well-being, financial compensation, and overall personal injury claim. Chiropractors treat 33% of all accident vict...
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Therapeutic Massage + Chiropractic Care = Faster Healing

Therapeutic massage is an age-old remedy which has proven to be an effective complement to chiropractic care. Both are holistic in nature, and are based on belief in the innate healing power of the body. Together, chiropractic and massage therapy facilitate the natural healing process by keeping the body in proper alignment and ensuring a free flow of nerve impulses and circulation of fluids. P...
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Oh! My aching head! – Headaches and Chiropractic

What do you do when you suffer from a pounding headache? Do you grit your teeth and carry on? Lie down? Pop a pill and hope the pain goes away? If you have frequent headaches, you’re not alone. Nine out of 10 Americans suffer from headaches. Some are occasional, some frequent, some are dull and throbbing, and some cause debilitating pain and nausea. The good news is that there is a better...
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10 Things Most People Don’t Know About Chiropractic

Pain is the last symptom of dysfunction. A patient’s back is often restricted or unstable for months or years before it presents as a problem and they show up in a chiropractor’s office. While medication may be necessary in some cases, if you take a pill and the pain goes away, the dysfunction that caused it still persists. Muscle, ligament and joint injuries often occur as a result of l...
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No Quick Fix: Opioids Ineffective for Lower Back Pain

Although the drugs can have some short-term effects, opioid-based painkillers such as oxycodone and Percocet have largely minimal effects on chronic lower back pain unrelated to other injuries, according to researchers.  The causes for lower back pain not linked to an injury or other condition can be difficult to determine, according to doctors, and the evidence that opioid drugs, or any others, a...
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Untreated Chronic Pain: What it Does to Your Body

When we experience brief pain such as a stubbed toe or a paper cut, it is unpleasant but at least the pain fades relatively quickly.  Imagine being in pain that NEVER fades, or that fades only to come back a few hours later. What would that do to a person? This is chronic pain. What Chronic Pain Does Untreated chronic pain, a diagnosis including arthritis, back pain, and recurring migraines,...
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How Chiropractic Can Help After An Auto Accident

Even the slightest fender-bender auto accident can cause drivers and passengers significant pain and ongoing health issues.  A visit to a chiropractor may be the surest way to relieve these symptoms quickly. Chiropractic adjustments have helped many auto accident victims avoid invasive and risky surgeries, overuse of pain pills and injections, and years of residual discomfort from injuries that...
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A Fine, Healthy Spine

A healthy spine is an often-overlooked and essential part of a healthy lifestyle. People who suffer from back pain, particularly if it is long-term, are generally less healthy than those who do not. In fact, back pain costs are staggering not only financially, but also in terms of lost time from work and because of psychosocial problems that arise during the healing process associated with long-te...
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