Myth or Fact? 10 surprising facts about your gut

1. Myth or Fact: Digestion takes place primarily in the stomach. Answer: Myth. The majority or digestion takes place in the small intestine.  The stomach is where food and enzymes are mixed around in stomach acid which many people also think digests food. The stomach acid activates enzymes which actually do the breaking down of […]

Boost Your Memory!

By Dr. Jared Newman- Chiropractor, Internal Health Specialist Have you ever met someone new, and then moments later you’ve forgotten their name? Names, passwords, directions and telephone numbers… the list goes on and on! If you don’t have a pen and paper nearby, then remembering things can be very important.  There’s so much to memorize […]

Why it’s a big deal when your little guy falls down….

              By Dr. Jared Newman-Chiropractor, Internal Health Specialist As a father of a 9 month old boy, I understand that kids are very resilient and often times shrug off falls or scrapes. As a chiropractor, I also understand the significance of such minor falls and scrapes. It seems so […]

Are you digesting what you eat?

With the rise in disease and obesity in our country every year, new emphasis has been placed on diet and nutrition. Whether it’s eating raw foods, organic whole foods, or just a new diet trend, eating habits have become a hot topic, and with good reason. But there are many people who still have health […]

Chiropractic and the Immune System: Will getting a chiropractic adjustment help overcome your cold?

Have you ever felt so sick that you can’t move a muscle in your body and too tired that you can’t even open your eyes?  We are all familiar with those crippling pains from “being sick”.  Many times I hear from patients that they “don’t feel well and can’t make it to their chiropractic appointment”. […]