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  • Tai Chi Lee
    Try tai chi to improve your posture and help your back
    There are a staggering number of people that suffer from back problems at some point in their lives. It could be a hereditary trait in some, it could be injury related in others or it could simply be from incorrect heavy lifting. But the primary...
  • The 240-million-year-old fossil find from Switzerland also revealed that this primitive fish was not as flexible as today's eels, nor could it swim as fast or untiringly as a tuna.
    New fish fossil reveals unknown mechanism of spinal elongation
    A team of paleontologists from the University of Zurich headed by Professor Marcelo Sánchez-Villagra announced the discovery of a new fish fossil and species that presents a never before seen evolutionary method of elongation of the spine in fish...
  • Doctor diagnoses woman with ghetto booty.
    Doctor diagnoses woman with "ghetto booty"
    Channel 3 News in Memphis reports a strange and possibly new medical diagnosis—Ghetto Booty. A Tennessee woman has filed a complaint with the Tennessee Department of Health after receiving an unusual diagnosis from Doctor Timothy Sweo in...
  • Catfish kiss almost deadly for one boy.
    Catfish kiss almost turns deadly: Catfish barb impales boy's neck during joke
    A catfish is a harmless fish, or so one mother thought as she held one up to her 13-year-old son joking with him that the catfish wanted a kiss. The catfish wiggled, impaling the boy's neck with one of his razor sharp barbs, according to Grind...
  • The Seated Pose yoga for inducing peace body, mind and soul
    The Seated Pose yoga for inducing peace body, mind and soul
    There are different classic yoga poses you can perform while sitting down. Some are done while meditating-meditating postures and others are done for therapeutic reason. The Easy pose (Sukhasana) is for positive effects for the spine and to slow...
  • Folic acid awareness week (Photos)
    Folic acid awareness week (Photos)
    January 6 to 12 is National Folic Acid Awareness Week. According to the Mayo Clinic's website, folate and folic acid are forms of a water-soluble B vitamin. Folate occurs naturally in food while folic acid is the synthetic form of folate....
  • spine
    World Spine Day: Why knowledge about your spine is power over your health
    Every October 16th, people around the world will join together to raise awareness about the prevention and effective management of spinal disorders for World Spine Day. To help mark World Spine Day, participating health care providers and...
  • Neck and Back Pain Raleigh | Degenerated Disc | Patty
    Neck and Back Pain Raleigh | Degenerated Disc | Patty
    http://www.triangledisc.com/ - Degenerative Disc Disease in a cervical vertebra caused Patty terrible neck pain for 7 years. She thinks spinal decompression treatment is a miracle.Triangle Disc Care2413 Blue Ridge RdRaleigh, NC 27607(919) 571...
  • Chiropractic spokesperson Jerry Rice
    Use chiropractic to improve athletic performance and support general fitness
    Chiropractic can improve athletic performance, prevent injuries and support your general fitness program. Regular adjustments and treatments keep your body not just injury-free, but healthy and thriving. All forms of chiropractic care are based on...
  • BYU Mechanical Engineers
    New disc replacement device for back pain envisioned at BYU
    A Utah-based company, Crocker Spinal Technologies, reported this week that it is hoping to deliver a better treatment for chronic back pain. Their new device licensed from BYU is a replacement for the cartilage discs in the spine, and it is...
  • Bonsai
    Importance of posture to our health and performance
    The ancient Japanese art form of growing Bonsai trees is fascinating. Bonsai trees are essentially normal shrubs that have been consistently stressed in a particular way for a long time to create a posture which would never be found in nature....
  • Yoga in a Park
    Good Posture Essential As We Age
    Good posture as we age can do more for us than taking Botox injections. It provides essential benefits for good health. Even though being hunched over seems to go with becoming older, prevention can be done to decrease rounding of the spine which...
  • Closeup of a needle with vials
    Inflammation Pain Spinal Botox New Answer
    Receiving a jab of Boxtox to remove painBotox is back in the news again thanks to new research. Researchers from Seoul National University belive they have found the answer in Botulinum neurotoxin type A commonly known as Botox. Boxtox decreases...
  • Scan of spine.
    Arthritis of the Spine
    Alternative Treatments Found Effective for This Incapacitating DiseaseArthritis of the spine can become very painful and incapacitating and usually affects persons age forty and older. If it is not treated it can lead to numerous problems...
  • Patient Listening to Chiropractor
    Preventing Obesity Focus For National Chiropractic Month
    The month of October is National Chiropractic Health Month(NCHM), a nationwide campaign sponsored by the American Chiropractic Association (ACA), which acknowledges professional chiropractors as preventive care providers with knowledge for...