Is it a Pinched Nerve?

June 12th, 2012
Pinched Nerve

The symptoms of numbness and tingling almost always indicate a pinched nerve of some sort. The two questions to ask are: which nerve and where is the entrapment? Considering the below items will help you accurately describe your symptoms to your doctor or chiropractor. – Be aware of exactly where you’re feeling the symptoms.  Is

Trouble Sleeping?

May 8th, 2012
Lack of Sleep

Insomnia and other sleep difficulties are becoming increasingly common in the U.S. as people juggle work, family and social responsibilities. When the body is consistently under chronic stress, or in “fight or flight” mode, the adrenal glands (little organs that sit on top of your kidneys and produce hormones like adrenaline) become overworked and eventually

Are Genetically Modified Foods Safe?

April 24th, 2012
Genetically Modified Foods

What are generically modified (“GM”) foods? GM foods have had specific changes introduced into their DNA through genetic engineering techniques, which include the introduction of foreign DNA and synthetic genes or exposing the food to mutagens. Why do companies do this?  GM foods were developed to create hearty plants, which grow faster and resist disease.