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The Wellness Blog

Tips for Fall Wellness

Fall means football, flu season, and that last stretch of pleasant weather before winter kicks in. Days are getting shorter, temperatures are getting cooler, and as the holidays approach, it’s a tempting time to slip out of exercise routines and pack on the pounds. This guide provides helpful tips to promote health and wellness throughout […]

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Dr. Brooke Joins “The Team Behind the Team” In Colorado

For two weeks this summer, I was a member of the Sports Medicine team at the United States Olympic Training campus (USOC) in Colorado Springs, Colorado. I have always been an avid sports fan so to have this experience was a dream come true. The one word that best sums up my experience for the […]

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Which Foods Are “Cures” Or “Causes” For Triggering Your Migraines?

It’s fall! And with the changing seasons comes shifting temperatures and the resurgence of festive foods – both potential triggers for migraines and headaches. When you can’t afford downtime because there’s work to be done or the kids have soccer practice, the last thing you need is a debilitating headache causing you to lose focus. […]

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200 Miles? 500 Miles? When Should You Replace Your Running Shoes?

Ryan Hall won his first NCAA championship in 2005 when he ran the 5000 meter race in 13:22.32, beating his teammate by less than a second. That’s just off a 4 minute pace, for those of you who are counting. Gina Kolata from the New York Times wellness blog, caught him standing still long enough […]

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How to Deal With Frequent Migraines and Other Headaches

Whether you’re at work, in class, or parenting energetic children, you can’t afford to let a headache ruin your day. When a headache strikes, many people turn to medication to ease the pain. But medication isn’t always a viable or desirable option. You may be looking for treatments to complement traditional medicine or for alternative […]

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Guide to Carpal Tunnel Syndrome: Tips and Advice for Athletes and Office Workers

Carpal tunnel syndrome, which can be painful and debilitating, affects people from all walks of life and lines of work. It can be caused by repetitive motions that strain the wrists, such as weightlifting or even typing with badly positioned hands. It’s estimated that carpal tunnel syndrome can cost a worker around $30,000 in medical […]

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Could Better Shoes Help My Back Pain?

The Right Shoes Can Make a Huge Difference The feet are the foundation of your body — and of your posture. The way your weight is distributed on your feet while you walk, stand, and run can contribute to knee pain, ankle pain, and lower back pain, as well as painful conditions of the foot […]

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How Do We Know How Healthcare Is Performing?

Healthcare is a hot topic right now on the political landscape, especially as election season accelerates and gains traction. With all the talk of healthcare it does beg the question, how does the healthcare industry collectively and objectively assess its current performance and areas for improvement? The best way to tackle this important topic is to […]

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Is It Bad to Crack Your Back?

There are varying opinions about whether people should crack their knuckles, back, or other joints in the body. Many people wonder about the cracking noise that occurs during a chiropractic adjustment, and some claim that having a friend apply force to “crack their back” can produce the same effect. But what actually happens when your […]

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Back-to-School Wellness Guide

From unhealthy school lunches to heavy backpacks, kids and parents face a variety of challenges to maintaining health and wellness during the school year. As summer draws to a close and classes begin, this back-to-school wellness guide can help you and your children navigate these challenges. Lighten the Load On the first day of school […]

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