Tag Archives: Obesity

Exercises to Avoid for Your Back

As more and more doctors continue to join the campaign against the growing obesity epidemic, people are finding themselves faced with constant reminders of the importance of proper nutrition and exercise. With so many people telling you to exercise, it’s hard to imagine that it could ever be a bad thing, after all, it gets […]

Chiropractic Care for Weight Loss

With obesity among all age groups reaching record highs across the country, many physicians are stressing the importance of proper nutrition and exercise to combat this epidemic. While cutting back on calories and adding extra activity to your daily routine are excellent ways to adopt a healthier lifestyle, you may find yourself feeling frustrated when […]

How Chiropractic Treatments Can Reduce Toxins

Many in the medical community believe toxins play a significant role in illness and possibly obesity. Our bodies are designed to eliminate toxins but we are so bombarded that we become overloaded because many of the most common foods and drinks we consume contain substances that contribute to people packing on pounds and interfering with […]

How Chiropractic Care Can Help to Treat Hypertension (High Blood Pressure)

Hypertension, more commonly known as high blood pressure, occurs when the force against the walls of your arteries exceeds 140/90 mmHg. Hypertension can be caused by a wide variety of things, including stress, poor diet, diabetes, obesity, smoking, adrenal gland disorders, kidney disease, narrow arteries or genetics. If left untreated, hypertension can lead to artery […]

Obesity and the Relation to Lower Back Problems

The number of people suffering from lower back pain has nearly doubled since the 1990s, and recent studies have found that the rising obesity epidemic in the United States may be a contributing factor. Chronic lower back pain is the second most common disability in America, and more than 80% of all Americans will experience […]