Summer is a popular time for refreshing treats and cool desserts. Ice cap drinks, iced cream, sno cones, and other rich tasting, sweet morsels are highly popular on a hot summer day. But these delectable are often loaded with sugar and other chemicals that are harmful to your health.
Now that summer is here, people are enjoying one of their favorite activities: camping. During this time of year, families, individuals, and groups grab their gear and head to different campgrounds where they can enjoy becoming one with nature.
An important but often overlooked part of maintaining a healthy back is diet. Eating a balanced, nutrition rich diet is essential for your overall health, including your back. In today’s busy, convenient world, highly processed diets high in fats, sugars, and preservatives have taken over natural menu selections. This has taken a toll on our […]
Let’s face it, winter can be a brutal season where snow, ice, cold, and high wind chills dominate most places. The frigid temperatures keep most people inside wishing for an early spring. But while winter can be a harsh time of year, there are also many advantages to the winter season. When it’s not too cold to enjoy the outdoors, […]
As beautiful a season as winter is, the snow and ice can make very dangerous walking conditions. The uneven, slippery surfaces significantly increase your chances of falling and injuring yourself. At Stephen Nutt Chiropractic, this time of year is a busy time for us. Many patients that come to our offices are suffering from injuries to their bones, joints, hips and back […]
Tis the season to go shopping but it’s also the time to experience a lot of pain. Not only will you feel the pain in your wallet, but your back is going to suffer too. Walking on the hard surfaces of the store and mall floors, lifting, carrying, pulling and pushing all add extra stress to the muscles and tissues in […]
Sleep is something that we need and do everyday. Our body's need the rest to function properly. But as much as we need to sleep daily, the reality is that most people don't get enough shuteye. Chronic sleep deprivation has been linked to many ailments and health conditions including muscle pain, headaches, cardiovascular disease, migraines, respiratory issues and numerous other conditions.
Halloween is coming up in a few days which means many adults will be taking their children out trick-or-treating. While the walking is great exercise, it can also cause pain and discomfort in the lower back. Here are some tips to help you have a pain free Halloween while walking around your neighborhood.
Anxiety is a normal emotion that almost everyone feels at one point or another. Life changing events, new situations, stress and major decisions can leave us feeling anxious. While some of these feelings are completely natural, they can also be very unhealthy and start to interfere with our daily life.
Halloween is coming soon and for many kids, this is one of their favorite holidays. It’s exciting to dress up in costumes, attend class parties, go trick-or-treating, and collect a bag full of candy. Many kids start to get excited about this sugar-fueled, sweet holiday as soon as October starts.