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Are We Addicted to Being Sick

Are We Addicted to Being Sick

“Oh, you didn’t sleep last night? That’s nothing. I’ve been working overtime for three days in a row.” Some people treat their pain like battle scars. They try to prove themselves by powering through the day. When they’re tired, they take caffeine. When they’re sick,...

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3 Pain Triggers You May Not Know

3 Pain Triggers You May Not Know

Pain, believe it or not, serves an important purpose in our bodies. It warns us of dangerous things like sharp objects and fire. Without it, we wouldn’t be able to gauge safety. Like a fire alarm, it alerts us when things go wrong. Yes, there are rare cases where a...

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Does Healing Demand Hard Work?

Does Healing Demand Hard Work?

Healing demands hard work.  We all know just how physically demanding certain body therapies can be.  Healthcare practitioners work long hours putting constant strain on their joints and muscles.  Many body therapists overextend themselves depleting their energy and...

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What’s Your Back Pain About?

What’s Your Back Pain About?

I recently treated a patient who was suffering from back pain.  She had seen a chiropractor and tried other therapies before someone told her that I could help her.   I asked her, “What’s your back pain about?” To which she responded, “Well, no one has asked me that.”...

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Why is Interoception so Significant?

Why is Interoception so Significant?

The nervous system extends a vast network of nerves that runs through the fascia, becoming part of the fascia itself. The result is a fluid nervous system with neuropeptides and neurotransmitters that communicate chemical, emotional and biological information from one...

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