Inflammatory bowel disease is an umbrella term for an array of digestive complaints involving inflamed intestines such as irritable bowel syndrome, crohn’s disease, and ulcerative colitis. Symptoms of these conditions can range from mild to severe, and often involve excessive bowel movements,...
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What if I told you that scientists have discovered a new treatment that has profound effects on your health. This treatment makes you live longer. It works on the brain to enhance your memory and makes you more creative. It is protective against cancer and dementia. The treatment works on your immune system and makes you less susceptible to catching the cold or flu. It lowers your risk of heart attack, stroke and diabetes.
B came to seek treatment at Acubalance for his insomnia and anxiety. After a few minutes of talking to him, it became apparent that not only was he unhappy about his life circumstances and how his body was responding to the stress, he was also unhappy about several actions he was engaging in. He worked too much, drank too much, and was argumentative with his family.
30% of all the people you saw today at work, school, on the bus, walking down the street, on television, and in a magazine are struggling with their mental health, whether it be anxiety, depression, obsessive compulsive disorder, bipolar, schizophrenia, or PTSD. May 7th-13th is mental health week, and what better than to share a case study of a patient I’ve been working with, a young man who I will refer to as “Ryan”.
As a practitioner, it makes my day when I can add a safe and non-invasive modality like low level laser therapy (LLLT) also known as photobiomodulation, cold laser and laser acupuncture.
About 20 million Americans are diagnosed with a thyroid disease or disorder, affecting 1 in 8 women at some point in their lifetimes. So it’s easy to say we see a lot of patients here at Acubalance with imbalanced thyroid function. Chronic autoimmune thyroiditis is the most common cause of acquired hypothyroidism.
If you’ve ever suffered from nerve pain, you know exactly how much it can interrupt your normal life. Not only are you in pain, but your daily activities are limited, potentially leading to a more sedentary lifestyle. Such was the case with my patient who came in with Morton’s Neuroma, a painful condition of the foot which effects thousands of people every year.