Healthy Eating

Detox With Bone Broth – A [LivFit] Case Study

By |2018-03-06T18:48:59+00:00March 6th, 2018|Disease, Exercise, Healthy Eating, Recipes, Sleep, Stress, Thyroid and Metabolism, Vitamins and Supplements, Weight|

Our next [LivFit] class is fast approaching in just a few weeks. I thought this might be a great time to share some of the information that we cover in our three-week seminar series. We like to teach this important nutritional information by using case studies taken directly from patients of the office. These [...]

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Are You A Sugar Addict?

By |2019-01-25T11:32:09+00:00January 8th, 2018|Anxiety and Depression, Exercise, Healthy Eating, Stress, Vitamins and Supplements, Weight|

Are you a sugar addict? This might be easy to answer, but hard to admit. What does it really mean to be a sugar addict, and can you break this addiction? Sugar addiction obviously begins when you crave anything that contains this sweet ingredient. Eating sugar triggers production of natural opioids like dopamine in [...]

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Beyond Smoothies

By |2017-12-01T12:21:39+00:00November 30th, 2017|Chiropractic Care, Healthy Eating, Recipes, Vitamins and Supplements|

Do you ever get sick of the same old thing? Are you looking to try something new? This applies to many things in life and none better than what you are eating and drinking. As more and more people are seeing the health benefits of a low sugar, high protein diet, many are looking [...]

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Eat This, Not That When You’re Sick

By |2017-11-06T18:24:55+00:00November 6th, 2017|Acupuncture, Chiropractic Care, Healthy Eating, Pain, Recipes, Stress, Vitamins and Supplements|

What we eat has a major impact on our immune system. The intestinal system houses 70% of our immune system, so it’s no wonder that what we eat when we are under the weather influences our recovery time. Grandma’s recipe for chicken soup can definitely be helpful, but what if the last thing you [...]

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How To [LivFit] In An Unfit World

By |2017-09-27T18:52:00+00:00September 25th, 2017|Exercise, Healthy Eating, Sleep, Weight|

We conclude our month-long look at our approach of living healthy in an unhealthy world by asking the questions, “How do I live fit? If I know what to do, how do I put that knowledge into action?" In our [LivFit] seminar series we try to answer these questions because actions do speak louder [...]

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The [LivFit] Approach to Inflammation & Depression

By |2017-09-18T22:49:28+00:00September 18th, 2017|Disease, Exercise, Healthy Eating, Sleep, Stress, Vitamins and Supplements, Weight|

We are continuing our series of teaching our [LivFit] approach to nutrition this week on the subject of inflammation and depression. We start with the challenging question of “Is depression a result of a chemical imbalance of the brain or a result of inflammation from a poor diet and lifestyle?” Science has told us [...]

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[LivFit] Approach To Weight Loss

By |2017-09-11T12:13:47+00:00August 31st, 2017|Exercise, Healthy Eating, Recipes, Stress, Weight|

All this month we are sharing our views on health through nutrition, something we call [LivFit]. Our [LivFit] seminar is our most popular health class and this fall, we are teaching a new and improved version of it. In order to introduce you, or remind you, of our [LivFit] approach to health, we are [...]

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[LivFit] Cardiac Health

By |2017-09-05T17:40:39+00:00August 31st, 2017|Disease, Healthy Eating, Recipes|

This fall we will once again teach our [LivFit] seminar series. We have taught this seminar in our Roanoke chiropractic office over the past 6 years to hundreds of people. But this [LivFit] seminar is going to be unlike any other. We are taking it up a notch this year, as we will be [...]

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Can School-Age Children Benefit from Chiropractic?

By |2017-08-07T13:09:40+00:00August 4th, 2017|Back Pain, Chiropractic Care, Healthy Eating, Sports Injuries, Vitamins and Supplements|

Chiropractic for adults simply makes sense. As adults we work 40+ hours per week and then come home to do more work. If we have some free time as adults, we go and work out and stress our bodies even more. So chiropractic to reduce joint pain, improve soft-tissue function, and allow us to [...]

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13 Things We’ve Learned in 13 Years of Practice

By |2017-06-12T13:19:34+00:00June 11th, 2017|Chiropractic Care, Exercise, Healthy Eating, Recipes, Sports Injuries, Vitamins and Supplements|

I just returned from a new certification class in Italy where I was fortunate to learn a new twist on the soft-tissue technique that I have used in practice the past 13 years, Active Release Technique. This class was refreshing and challenging. It is a good feeling to know there are still innovations in [...]

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