What to Expect at the First Chiropractic Consultation
During the first chiropractic consultation, the chiropractor will complete a thorough chiropractic exam the of back pain and other symptoms in about 45 minutes, and then advise treatment.
Edina Spinal Surgeon Stefano Sinicropi Offers Advice on Surgical and Non-Surgical Treatment for...
Does your neck hurt before you even get out of bed in the morning? Does your low back ache after a day of wearing sky-high heels? Dr. Stefano Sinicropi, board-certified orthopedic surgeon with a subspecialty in spinal surgery, has advice for you and the estimated 80 percent of Americans who will experience spinal pain at some point in their lives. Sinicropi practices at the Midwest Spine and Brain Institute in Edina, as well as other locations throughout the Twin Cities.
Farm to facial: Guys welcome and other spa trends
The farm-to-table movement has become farm to facial for some in the spa industry, with more locations offering fresh herbs and flowers from their own gardens for treatments.
Why Functional Medicine Is The Future Of Health
Share on "The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will instruct his patient in the care of the human frame, in diet and in the cause and prevention of disease." Thomas Edison uttered these wise words more than 100 years ago at the start of the 20th century, the century that would become the expansion of the conventional medical system we know today. Sadly, the last century was in many ways a complete departure from Edison's words. Away from looking at the foods we eat and prevention and toward the Big Pharma , sick care system: diagnose a disease and match it with a corresponding drug. Despite spending more on health care than the next 10 top-spending countries combined , the U.S. has the most chronic disease and shortest life…
Hip Pain: Common Causes and How Chiropractic Can Help
Our hips serve innumerable functions for our body; they keep us upright, allow us to bear weight, walk smoothly, run, jump, kick, play. Since the hips are engaged in nearly every way we move, pain in this area can have debilitating consequences for patients. Although hip pain is frequently the result of osteoarthritis or injury, [...]
Tips for Better Health Care
People sometimes assume that health care is only as good as the physician providing it. There are a few things, however, that patients can do to improve the quality of health care that they receive. Here are a few tips to ensure that you receive the best health care possible.
Women's health: Prevent the top threats
Find out how to prevent the top women's health risks, including heart disease, stroke and cancer.
10 Interesting Facts About Chiropractic
Chiropractic care has an interesting history that spans back over 2500 years. Here we look at 10 interesting and lesser known facts about chiropractic.
Discover The "Fountain Of Youth" With Aquatic Physical Therapy
Are You Looking For The Fountain Of Youth? For centuries, the fabled “fountain of youth” has lured explorers in search of its powerful waters. As the legend goes, anyone who drinks or bathes from this mythical fountain will have an endless lifetime of youthfulness. While such a place is yet to be d
Astros insider: When Justin Verlander's 15 strikeouts aren't enough
Justin Verlander joins J.R. Richard as the only Astro to ever strike out 15 in a game and garner a no-decision. As a team, the Astros struck out a franchise record 24.