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September 10, 2020
Osteopathic doctors learn their techniques in medical school. Sometimes these techniques are employed in replacement of medication or even surgery. The key premise of the practice is treating tightness in the tissues and joints that cause issues in other areas or throughout the body. Osteopaths aim to loosen these areas of the body through stretches, applying pressure to specific areas, and resistance. They use their hands in specific ways to loosen the tissues and joints.
September 06, 2020
A holistic health practitioner is a doctor who specializes in seeing the body (including the mind) as a “whole” system. They are most widely known for embarking deeper into illnesses, looking for root causes and “cures” rather than merely batting away symptoms with drugs.
August 27, 2020
Personal wellness coaching is an individualized, patient-centered approach to health and wellness. It is a practice that prides itself in emotional and physical growth. Working in tandem with a primary care physician and a personal wellness coach can help you to live a vibrant, fulfilling life.
June 30, 2020
The premise of Pilates is that the mind and body are inherently connected and that we can build flexibility, strength, and stamina through focused, controlled movements. Pilates is also used to stimulate the circulatory system, oxygenate the blood, help lymphatic drainage, boost the immune system, and release endorphins.
May 31, 2020
Yoga and Pilates are easily two of the most popular forms of movement currently in existence. Although fitness enthusiasts often categorize them together and talk about them as if they’re the same, the difference between Pilates and yoga is undeniable.
May 03, 2020
What is wellness, exactly? Influencers, writers, and medical professionals seem to be relaying mixed messages about wellness and how it relates to our health. The truth is, the word wellness encompasses many different aspects of health.
May 01, 2020
Taking a Functional Medicine approach to your health and overall wellness can be an effective means to help you regain control of your health, especially during times of uncertainty like we are experiencing now.
April 16, 2020
What’s the best exercise for menopause weight gain? Rather than doubling-down on workouts that make you suffer, consider taking perimenopause or menopause as an opportunity to develop better lifestyle habits that not only help you lose weight— but actually position you for optimal health for years to come.
April 15, 2020
As a consumer, it can be challenging to navigate all of the dietary options and choose one that works best for your body. Although both vegan and vegetarian diets have health benefits, it is important to choose a diet that works for you as an individual. The true goal is to nourish your body from the inside out.
April 12, 2020
What would this Coronavirus outbreak look like if all people on Earth prioritized healthy living: body and mind?
February 08, 2020
Let's look at 3 components of how to start a workout routine: goal-setting, making it fun and remembering “why” you started. This will help you accomplish your health goals into the new year and beyond!
January 11, 2020
Practicing yoga for exercise is powerful because it does so much. It increases flexibility, strength, cardiovascular stamina, and balance.