I was diagnosed with craniocervical instability in 2011, long before hypermobile Ehlers-Danlos was ever a word in my vocabulary. My journey started with chronic joint pain, migraines, and a bizarre tailbone pain that has never been fully explained. Today I want to share my story and how Atlas Orthogonal Chiropractic and Physical Therapy have been instrumental in giving me back my life.
Taurine may be one of the most important amino acids for our body. Although quite popular in energy drinks, unless you're a hard core athlete, you may know very little about this "Wonder Molecule." While popular for boosting performance in athletes, Taurine is essential in boosting heart health, brain health, and liver health. With it's … Continue reading Taurine is no Bull! The Benefits of The Wonder Molecule
If you're looking for all the pain relief and healing of myofascial therapy without all the sweat and tears, have I got a treat for you. An easy to use DIY massager that will leave you feeling relaxed instead of overworked! Find out how it works, the benefits I've experienced with it's use and how it's surprisingly close to fasciablasting, without all the sweat and tears!
The Holidays are coming and with them comes a whole lot of changes and feelings when you live with Chronic Pain. I'd like to share some tips and include some items that may help to make the season easier to manage this year.
The study revealed that both saline and ORS are effective in the short term treatment of OI. However, the ORS, with it's combination of sugars, potassium and sodium, was proven to be even more effective than the saline. While simple sodium can help raise blood volume, ORS still seems to be the better option, according to this study. Better yet, ORS is readily available, as well as affordable and it doesn't require a visit to an infusion center or the use of ports and is obviously much less invasive, providing fewer risks than any venipuncture.