Children’s Health and Happiness

You are under care… What about your kids?!    The nervous system controls ALL body functions! This is why pressure or pinching of the nerves can be devastating to overall health. Nerve pressure is caused by one or more spinal misalignment(s). If nerve pressure can negatively impact the health of an adult… imagine the damaging…

Treating Dementia

Neurodegeneration vs Neurodegenerative disease   Neurodegeneration is the loss of neurons or connectivity. Neurodegenerative disease is the buildup of tau proteins, amyloid beta plaques and alpha-synuclein Lewy bodies; it leads to progressive and distinctive changes in brain chemistry. Dementia is the umbrella term for all neurodegenerative diseases. The best measure for addressing dementia is catching…

Causes of Neck Misalignment

Why Are Neck Misalignments So Common?  The top two neck bones (C1 and C2) are unique in their design and function. The purpose of their differences compared to the rest of the spine is to facilitate a larger range of motion that no other part of the spine is capable of. For example, C1 (top…

Scoliosis Research

The JAISON Foundation funds Upper Cervical chiropractic research and treatment for children with scoliosis. Scoliosis is a disease that develops during childhood, and without intervention, deformities remain for the rest of a child’s life. The current medical options for scoliosis are limited to observation, brace or surgery. None of these mainstream options offer disease regression…

Empowering Your Immunity From Within

As you know, dependence on antibiotic use has no value whatsoever in a viral pandemic. While there is no known cure for COVID-19, as a community, we are forced to take a different path toward protecting ourselves and each other from any virus. In this way, we can find immunity from all pathogens, not just…

Spine Safety

Is Neck Cracking Safe?   Many professionals working with the spine treat their patients with relief care instead of corrective care. This type of mobilization to the spine is non-specific. It is used to improve movement and temporarily reduce tension and may include twisting, jerking, bending and cracking. Even though built up tension is temporarily…

Fibromyalgia

  Fibromyalgia Awareness and Diagnosis   Fibromyalgia is a complex physiological condition marked by chronic widespread pain, stiffness and burning sensations throughout the body. Some also experience depression, chronic fatigue, irritable bowel syndrome, numbness, dizziness, headaches, irritability, mood changes or sleep disorders. Even minor exertion can aggravate pain and increase fatigue. In the United States…

Vertigo & Meniere’s Disease

Vertigo & Meniere’s   Meniere’s is a disease that has been well known and documented for 150 years. Initially characterized as vertigo, the diagnosis is made by eliminating all other resembling conditions. When all other causes and conditions are ruled out, Meniere’s disease is confirmed– an estimated 600,000 cases in the United States.   Meniere’s…

Pregnancy + Chiropractic = Safer and Easier Birth

At Clear, we love seeing pregnant moms and babies! Chiropractic care during pregnancy not only helps comfort during pregnancy, but it also helps mom and baby to have a safer and easier birth.  A Webster Certified chiropractor can help to restore pelvic balance during pregnancy to support proper baby positioning by relaxing ligaments and muscles…