Inflammation And Your Immune System

Inflammation And Your Immune System

The word inflammation comes from the Latin inflammare, to set on fire. In the context of our immune system, heat, redness, pain and swelling form as a reaction to either injury, or a perceived threat in the body. If you’ve ever hit your thumb with a hammer, you...
What To Expect From Chiropractic Care

What To Expect From Chiropractic Care

No other medical professional is quite as associated with overall physical wellness as the chiropractor. Granted, in some circles, a chiropractor’s work is still referred to as “bone cracking.” However, this kind of thinking is quickly dying out, especially now...
Weight Loss And Your Immune System

Weight Loss And Your Immune System

If you are overweight or obese, you are not alone. But what you might not know is just how bad being overweight is for the immune system. The first reason is that the fat we hate on our belly, butt, and thighs is not just ugly flab. Scientists believe that excess fat...