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January 2011

Maitland Chiropractor Magnesium and Depression

Magnesium can help with depression, bone strength, cardiovascular health, insulin and blood sugar control, and it is nature’s muscle relaxer.  An article appearing in Hospital Practice (April 30, 1993;79-92) had a few things to say about magnesium.  Magnesium is an important cofactor in 300+ chemical reactions in the human body.  It is important for ATP synthesis (cellular energy), and is found in tissues with high metabolic activity.  The heart, liver, …Read More

Pattern of Symptoms After a Whiplash Injury Maitland Chiropractor

Patients that have been in motor vehicle accidents often complain about headache, brachialgia (pain radiating into 1 or both arms), vertigo or dizziness, chewing and swallowing problems, visual-motor disturbances, such as blurred vision and reduced coordination, fatigue and reduced energy, neuropsychologic dysfunction, depression, irritability, and sleep disorders.  On clinical examination, reduced range of motion of the cervical spine is prevalent. One can distinguish between the mobility of the upper cervical …Read More

Maitland Chiropractor Cardiovascular Good Health

C-reactive protein (CRP) is a globular protein that increases in the serum as a response to injury or inflammation.  It also turns out to be a good predictor for cardiovascular disease.  A study appearing in the Journal of the American Nutraceutical Association (2005;8(1):43:44), involving 27,000+ women, found that CRP was a better predictor of cardiovascular disease than LDL (bad) cholesterol.  High CRP levels have actually been associated with mortality from …Read More

Maitland Chiropractor Dizziness, Vertigo and Neck Pain as Related to a Neck Injury

Dizziness caused by neck problems is called cervical vertigo. The degree of dizziness varies from fleeting and mild to long lasting and debilitating. As there seems to be no practical and effective drug treatment, patients often seek alternative therapies, like chiropractic. Often, patients begin to notice the dizziness after sustaining a neck injury, and frequently describe some of their associated symptoms as “lightheadedness”, as being “unsteady”, “off-balance” or just plain …Read More

Maitland HCG Weight Loss Now Replaced with ChiroTHIN Diet!

About the Chiro Thin Diet “6 Weeks To A New You” is quite a statement! We know it may be hard to believe, but many ChiroThin Weight Loss Program patients lose this much weight in 6 weeks. It doesn’t matter if you’re male or female, in your 20’s or 70’s. Some people lose more; some people lose less. But here’s the fact: As long as you follow the program, you …Read More