Chiropractic & Wellness

Nervous System and Asthma

Nervous System and Asthma

This post is the fourth in a series taken from the article by Keith Wassung entitled “Asthma and Chiropractic: A Research Review”. This series focuses on Asthma, the epidemic, the anatomy of an asthma attack, conventional treatment, and chiropractic care. This week’s post looks at a properly functioning nervous system and asthma. A properly functioning nervous system should be the…

Conventional Asthma Treatment

Conventional Asthma Treatment

This post is the third in a series taken from the article by Keith Wassung entitled “Asthma and Chiropractic: A Research Review”. This series focuses on Asthma, the epidemic, the anatomy of an asthma attack, conventional treatment, and chiropractic care. This week’s post looks at conventional asthma treatment. Conventional treatment includes the use of bronchodilators, steroids and allergy desensitization shots…

Anatomy of an Asthma Attack

Anatomy of an Asthma Attack

This post is the second in a series taken from the article by Keith Wassung entitled “Asthma and Chiropractic: A Research Review”. This series focuses on Asthma, the epidemic, the anatomy of an asthma attack, conventional treatment, and chiropractic care. This week’s post looks at the anatomy of an asthma attack. An asthma attack is caused by an inflammatory response…

Asthma and Chiropractic: The Asthma Epidemic

Asthma and Chiropractic: The Asthma Epidemic

This post is the first in a series taken from the article by Keith Wassung entitled “Asthma and Chiropractic: A Research Review”. This series focuses on Asthma, the epidemic, the anatomy of an asthma attack, conventional treatment, and chiropractic care. This week’s post looks at the asthma epidemic. The Asthma Epidemic Asthma is one of the fastest growing chronic conditions…

Non-Aspirin Pain Killers

Non-Aspirin Pain Killers

This post is the fifth, and final, in a series taken from the article by Keith Wassung entitled “Aspirin: Helpful or Hazardous”. This series focuses on Aspirin, it’s side effects, bleeding, heart attacks, and non-Aspirin pain killers. This week’s post provides a look at non-Aspirin pain killers and conclusion. Ibuprofen, which includes products such as Advil, Motrin and Nuprin, has been…

Aspirin and Heart Attacks

Aspirin and Heart Attacks

This post is the fourth in a series taken from the article by Keith Wassung entitled “Aspirin: Helpful or Hazardous”. This series focuses on Aspirin, it’s side effects, bleeding, heart attacks, and non-Aspirin pain killers. This week’s post provides a look at Aspirin and heart attacks. A study by the Physicians Health Group concluded that an aspirin a day was an…

Aspirin and Bleeding

Aspirin and Bleeding

This post is the third in a series taken from the article by Keith Wassung entitled “Aspirin: Helpful or Hazardous”. This series focuses on Aspirin, it’s side effects, bleeding, heart attacks, and non-Aspirin pain killers. This week’s post provides a look at Aspirin and bleeding. Every aspirin that is taken causes a small amount of bleeding. A microscope will show that…

Aspirin’s Side Effects

Aspirin’s Side Effects

This post is the second in a series taken from the article by Keith Wassung entitled “Aspirin: Helpful or Hazardous”. This series focuses on Aspirin, it’s side effects, bleeding, heart attacks, and non-Aspirin pain killers. This week’s post provides a look at some of Aspirin’s side effects. Besides carrying a chemical message, prostaglandins also maintain a protective lining in the stomach.…

Aspirin: Helpful or Hazardous?

Aspirin: Helpful or Hazardous?

This post is the first in a series taken from the article by Keith Wassung entitled “Aspirin: Helpful or Hazardous”. This series focuses on Aspirin, it’s side effects, bleeding, heart attacks, and non-Aspirin pain killers. This week’s post provides a brief introduction to Aspirin. Aspirin, one of the first drugs to come into common usage, is probably the most widely used…