St. Louis Chiropractor/ Alzheimer’s on the Rise: What You Can Do

Hi all, Dr. Mike here with your health tip of the week. This article tells of how living a healthy lifestyle now will help you have a vibrant future. Alzheimer’s disease appears to be a leading cause of death in the US, just behind heart disease and cancer, according to a study published in the peer-reviewed journal Neurology. The study, conducted at Chicago’s Rush University Medical Center, found that Alzheimer’s disease is underreported as a cause of death. Of the more than 2,500 seniors followed in the study, almost a quarter developed the disease, and it was the cause of death in about 400 people.

St. Louis Chiropractor/ Alzheimer’s on the Rise: What You Can Do

Hi all, Dr. Mike here with your health tip of the week. This article tells of how living a healthy lifestyle now will help you have a vibrant future. Alzheimer’s disease appears to be a leading cause of death in the US, just behind heart disease and cancer, according to a study published in the peer-reviewed journal Neurology. The study, conducted at Chicago’s Rush University Medical Center, found that Alzheimer’s disease is underreported as a cause of death. Of the more than 2,500 seniors followed in the study, almost a quarter developed the disease, and it was the cause of death in about 400 people.

St. Louis Chiropractor/ Cardiovascular Protection for Stressed Men

Hi all, Dr. Mike here. Here is a great example of why it’s so important to manage your stress!
Stress is well known to play a role in heart disease. Blood vessels are specially designed to respond to the ever-changing blood flow needs in different parts of the body. Healthy blood vessels are elastic, flexible, and strong, but many people unknowingly have low-level chronic inflammation in their blood vessel walls, causing the walls to become thicker and less flexible, and increasing heart attack risk.

St. Louis Chiropractor/Diet and Exercise Team Up for Powerful Arthritis Relief

Hi all, Dr. Mike here with your health tip of the week. This great article tells us one of the many reasons you should exercise and eat healthy! This is a must read especially if you suffer from arthritis.

Diet and Exercise Team Up for Powerful Arthritis Relief

Diet and exercise work better together than either one alone when it comes to improving osteoarthritis symptoms, according to a report in the Journal of the American Medical Association.

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Dr. Michael Thompson Health and Wellness Weekly News Update 2012-10-11 20:24:18

St. Louis Chiropractor/Vibrant Living Chiropractic/To Function at Your Peak, Stop Shorting Your Sleep

Hey there everyone, Dr. Mike here.  As you know when we talk about healthy lifestyles one component that seems to be overlooked is quantity and quality sleep.  Here is a good article regarding the importance and some tips for a good nights sleep.  So if you have been finding yourself challenged with getting your rest, enjoy the article.

Adults worldwide appear to be chronically sleep deprived, with people even bragging about how little sleep they need—but the latest research suggests that the go-go lifestyle comes at a price.

St. Louis Chiropractor/Vibrant Living Chiropractic/Is Too Much Protein Bad for Bones?

Hey everyone this is Dr. Mike.  I hope that everyone had a wonderful 4th of July with quality family time and lots of fun.  Here is a good article which answers the question regarding the importance of protein (ladies please read this).   What I hope you take away from this is that protein is essential for the body as a whole, not just for your muscles and also the importance of the vegetables (especially green leafy) as your primary source of calcium for the bones!!!

Vibrant Living Chiropractic/St. Louis Chiropractor Yoga

Hi all, this is Dr. Mike.  I just wanted to invite you to another wonderful opportunity to expand your health.  We gladly welcome Julieanne Vander Meulen to Vibrant Living Chiropractic.  Not only will she be available weekly for massage appointments, she will be holding Gentle Flow Yoga classes on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5 p.m.-6 p.m!  Click the link for all the details!!!

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St. Louis Chiropractor/Vibrant Living Chiropractic/Resolution of Atrial Fibrillation & Hypertension in a Patient Undergoing Upper-Cervical Chiropractic Care

Hey this is Dr. Mike and I wanted to pass along a great article regarding chiropractic care and reducing and eliminating atrial fibrillation (in other words an irregular heart rhythm) and blood pressure.  Always remember your nerves control what is occurring in your body and if they are irritated the end result with be a change in normal function.

This case reviews the use of upper cervical chiropractic care in the resolution of signs and symptoms in a patient with atrial fibrillation and hypertension.

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Vibrant Living Chiropractic|Chiropractor St. Louis MO Woman’s Health Workshop

Hi this is Dr. Mike of Vibrant Living Chiropractic.  I wanted to personally invite you to a special evening.  If you have ever suffered with PMS, hot flashes, mood swings, thyroid problems, are worried about osteoporosis, or just want to know how to age gracefully, then this night is just what you have been waiting for.
Bring your daughter, sister, girlfriend and mother to Vibrant Living Chiropractic on Wed. March 21st from 5:45 PM -6:45 PM for an evening devoted to woman’s health!

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