Chiropractic & Wellness

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…

Children’s Immune System: Vertebral subluxations in Newborns & Infants

Children’s Immune System: Vertebral subluxations in Newborns & Infants

This is the third post in a four-part series from the article “Children’s Immune System” by Keith Wassung.  The series focuses on the relationship between a child’s immune system and their spinal health.  Last week’s selection highlighted the link between the immune system and the nervous system. This week’s selection details the causes of vertebral subluxations in newborns and infants.    Part…

Children’s Immune System: Link Between the Nervous and Immune Systems

Children’s Immune System: Link Between the Nervous and Immune Systems

This is the second post in a four-part series from the article “Children’s Immune System” by Keith Wassung.  The series focuses on the relationship between a child’s immune system and their spinal health.  Last week’s selection provided an introduction to the child’s immune system. This week’s selection examines the link between the nervous and immune systems.    Part 2: Link Between…

Children’s Immune System: An Introduction

Children’s Immune System: An Introduction

This is the first post in a five-part series from the article “Children’s Immune System” by Keith Wassung.  The series focuses on the relationship between a child’s immune system and their spinal health.  This week’s selection introduces the role of the immune system in wellness.  Part 1: Children’s Immune System Every parent wants a healthy child. Good health depends upon…

Diabetes & Chiropractic: Chiropractic Care and Diabetes

Diabetes & Chiropractic: Chiropractic Care and Diabetes

This post is the final in a six-part series taken from the article by Keith Wassung entitled “Diabetes and Chiropractic”.  This series focuses on diabetes as a disease,  treatments for diabetes, and the ways chiropractic care can help.  The previous post explained how the spinal cord and nerve interference can play a role in metabolic problems like diabetes. This week’s focuses…