Does good sleep hygiene really protect your brain?

In this day and age, the culture of being constantly ‘plugged in’ to our busy life or social media has lead to the increasing problem of poor sleep and insomnia. However, the more concerning factor is on what the poor sleep hygiene is doing to our brain.
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Did you know….?

Chronic pain not only affects the body but also the mind. So next time when you meet someone with chronic pain, make sure you give them a little TLC for their mental health as well.

Postural Hygiene Tips for World Spine Day!

World Spine Day is on the 16th October every year which is officially yesterday here in NZ but it is bound to be 16th October somewhere in the world. Here are some handy tips about postural hygiene for when you are at your desk (which you are probably at right now reading this).

Can chiropractic care improve your strength?

Chiropractic Adjustment and Strength

Can a chiropractic adjustment make you stronger? ūüí™Well, while getting an adjustment may not turn you into a champion powerlifter, new research has shown increased cortical drive post-adjustment.

Posted by The Evidence Based Chiropractor on Tuesday, 21 August 2018

Sometimes less is more…

Are you really getting the services you need for the benefit of your health? Do you and your health practitioner really need the barrage of tests and treatments? Is it doing more harm than good?

A coalition of medical colleges and societies is warning of a surge in unnecessary tests, treatments and procedures in the health system. 
 
The ‘Choosing Wisely’ campaign launched¬†on Thursday¬†aims to encourage both patients and doctors to think twice about treatments which perhaps seem routine, but could be unnecessary.¬†¬†
 
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How healthy living nearly killed me

Healthy living these days is not an easy achievement. Are you being unhealthy? Can you be too healthy? It all depends on how you define being healthy. Watch how AJ Jacobs go on his journey to discover what it meant to be healthy for him and maybe it will inspire you to go on your own journey to find the healthiest you!

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