St. Louis Chiropractor/ Radio Show

Hi all! Sunday’s radio interview went great! Don’t worry if you didn’t get a chance to listen. Simply Click Here to listen to the always entertaining Empowerment Network crew and Dr. Mike inform us of the many dimensions of stress and how it affects our health. As always, make sure to contact us if you have any questions!

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St. Louis Chiropractor/Proposed Nutrition Label Changes—What to Do while They Figure It Out

Hi all, Dr. Mike here with your health tip of the week. Here is a great article to remind you of one of the many reasons you should be eating whole foods and not always trust what you read on food labels.
The trend towards transparency up and down the food chain continued this week as the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced plans to update the Nutrition Facts and Supplement Facts labels—the familiar rectangular panel on every food and dietary supplement package.
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St. Louis Chiropractor/ Avoid Processed Meat, Live Longer

Hi all, Dr. Mike here with your health tip of the week. This is a great article that tells of a few of the many reasons you should avoid eating processed meat.
Is meat bad for your health? A study published in BMC Medicine finds that processed meats—hot dogs, bacon, sausage, bologna, and other sandwich meats—are a health hazard, contributing to heart disease, cancer, and a shortened life overall.

St. Louis Chiropractor/The Selling of Attention Deficit Disorder

Hi all, Dr. Mike here with your health tip of the week. This is an important article for everyone to read as we all know someone who suffers ADD/ADHD.
After more than 50 years leading the fight to legitimize attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, Keith Conners could be celebrating.
Severely hyperactive and impulsive children, once shunned as bad seeds, are now recognized as having a real neurological problem. Doctors and parents have largely accepted drugs like Adderall and Concerta to temper the traits of classic A.D.H.D., helping youngsters succeed in school and beyond.
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St. Louis Chiropractor/Acid-Suppressing Drugs Linked to Vitamin B12 Deficiency

Hi all, Dr. Mike here with your health tip of the week. This important article tells how Acid-Suppressing drugs can actually do more harm than good. In the past 20 years of working with patients I have witnessed hundreds of cases resolved without the need for this type of medication.

People who use certain acid-suppressing drugs for two years or longer are at increased risk of vitamin B12 deficiency, which can lead to anemia, neurological problems or dementia, researchers reported on Tuesday. Click Here to Read More!

St. Louis Chiropractor/Cardiovascular Disease May Take a Dive With Chiropractic Care

Hi all, Dr. Mike here with your health tip of the week. This heart disease article is a must read for all as it kills more American’s in the United States than any other disease!
Most individuals believe that cardiovascular disease can only be mitigated through diet, exercise and keeping blood cholesterol and blood pressure in check, as well as getting a sound sleep and banning cigarettes. All of these disciplines are standard. Yet, studies have revealed that chiropractic care may have a more dominant impact on lowering the risk of cardiovascular disease than previously thought. It is exciting to read about studies showing that cardiovascular disease may take a dive with chiropractic care.
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St. Louis Chiropractor/A Yellow Spice for a Sunny Mood

Hi all, Dr. Mike here with your health tip of the week. This is another great article about how we can eat our way to better health!

A Yellow Spice for a Sunny Mood

While most antidepressant medications are believed to work by changing the levels of chemicals in the brain called neurotransmitters, many scientists now think that chronic inflammation may contribute to depression. Curcumin, a well-known anti-inflammatory compound from the herb turmeric (Curcuma longa), was studied for its effect in people with major depressive disorder and was found to be as helpful as the antidepressant drug fluoxetine (Prozac). The findings of this preliminary study, published in Phytotherapy Research, report a combination of curcumin and fluoxetine was slightly more effective than either alone.

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St. Louis Chiropractor/Herbal Weight Loss Supplements Loaded with Illicit Drugs

Hi all, Dr. Mike here with your health tip of the week. While so called “natural” herbal weight-loss supplements may bring the promise of helping you lose weight easier, using “natural” products, a new study shows that many of these products are not what they say they are! Click Here to read more…