Posted tagged ‘stress’

Wellness: Asking the Right Question

November 29, 2013

640px-Iceberg_with_hole_edit[originally published in KCN, May 2012]

Imagine for a moment that you are sitting on an iceberg.  Now imagine that you are oblivious to this fact.  As you sit there you begin to notice something:  Your body is shaking and your hands and feet are turning blue.  For good reason you become very concerned, “What’s wrong with me?” you ask.

As you pursue a diagnosis for your condition, you are evaluated and prescribed medications to improve your circulation and calm your jittery nerves.  The medications seem to work at first, but you soon find that you must continue taking them for ongoing relief of your disturbing ailment.

Sound silly?  Perhaps.  But I think many of us are unknowingly sitting on “icebergs.” (more…)

Chiropractor Lends a Healing Hand in Haiti

April 30, 2010

[originally published in KCN, April 2010]

On January 12, 2010, the world reached out to the people of Haiti following their catastrophic 7.0 magnitude earthquake that reduced the entire capital city of Port-au-Prince to  rubble and ruin.  Unfortunately much of the relief aid was slow to arrive due to damaged transportation facilities and chaos.  But that didn’t stop chiropractor Rennie Statler of Danbury, CT.  Within nine days of the devastating event, he, along with a handful of colleagues, was on a jet plane heading south — leaving his comfortable office and familiar surroundings to hand-deliver supplies of food, water, and of course, chiropractic care to the hurting Haitian country.

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The 12 Days of Health and Wellness: Day 12

December 24, 2009

DAY 12 — take care and enjoy

Join us as we count down the days until Christmas with the American Chiropractic Association’s “12 Days of Health and Wellness.”

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The 12 Days of Health and Wellness: Day 11

December 23, 2009

DAY 11 — wrapping right

Join us as we count down the days until Christmas with the American Chiropractic Association’s “12 Days of Health and Wellness.”

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The 12 Days of Health and Wellness: Day 10

December 22, 2009

DAY 10 — decorating safety

Join us as we count down the days until Christmas with the American Chiropractic Association’s “12 Days of Health and Wellness.”

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The 12 Days of Health and Wellness: Day 9

December 21, 2009

DAY 9 — winter activities

Join us as we count down the days until Christmas with the American Chiropractic Association’s “12 Days of Health and Wellness.” (more…)

The 12 Days of Health and Wellness: Day 8

December 20, 2009

DAY 8 — sleep

Join us as we count down the days until Christmas with the American Chiropractic Association’s “12 Days of Health and Wellness.” (more…)


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