Tag Archives: Registered Dieticians

Chiropractic for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

It is estimated that close to 200 million people world-wide suffer from Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, more commonly known as COPD. COPD is one of the most common lung diseases, and may occur as chronic bronchitis, which involves a long-term cough with mucus, or as Emphysema, which involves destruction of the lungs over time. Many […]

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 […]