Hogg Chiropractic Center Blog
Occasional articles about health, better living and the benefits of Applied Kinesiology.
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In Applied Kinesiology (AK) I have a large tool bag of treatment techniques that allows me to treat a very wide range of health problems. Like most chiropractors, I do full-spine (always with low force) as well as extremity (hands, feet, elbows, knees etc) adjusting. One area that AK excels in is cranial and sacral [...]
Depressed, tired, cranky, “blah” feeling? This amazing 30 second self treatment can transform your mood!
I think we all have times when our mood is not what we'd like it to be. We may have been feeling fine a few hours or even a few minutes earlier but now we're feeling down, apathetic, nothing seems worth doing. We may also feel cranky. Maybe extremely cranky even while we're depressed! Here [...]
Ginger has been used for centuries to aid digestion, and help with motion sickness. In recent years, it has also been found to be effective for cooling the fires of chronic inflammation (the subject of my last Health Talk) and fighting viral infections. Earlier studies have found ginger to be helpful in breast, prostate, [...]
This has been the worst flu season in many years. Fortunately, although there have been a lot of colds, very few of our patients have had the flu. One of the most horrible parts of this flu season has been the number of deaths, especially in children. It's important to know a couple of things. [...]
The Vagus nerve, also known as the 10th cranial nerve is one of the most important nerves on the body. What does it control? How about nearly every organ! When this important nerve is not functioning properly, it can result in problems throughout the body. Fortunately, there are several methods within Applied Kinesiology (AK) to [...]