Scoliosis Spine Fusion Surgery

The spine fusion surgery is a beautiful & remarkable surgery. It has evolved to become better & safer over the years. Thank goodness for western medical technology because this surgery does save lives!

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June is Scoliosis Awareness Month

Scoliosis is not just a pathology of childhood, it can also develop from poor posture, such as carrying a heavy bag on one shoulder, and trauma to the structure of our spine.

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Use It or Lose It…

As discussed in “The Medicine Behind How We Occupy Ourselves In Space” and in “The Silent Epidemic That Nobody Wants To Talk About, we are allowing our bodies to adapt to the demands of the electronic revolution.  Not to beat a dead horse, but how we are adapting is causing us pain, disease and dis-ease including our organs for circulation, digestion, assimilation, elimination and reproduction.

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The Silent Epidemic That Nobody Wants To Talk About

1531422874760 2How many of us have been burdened with pain?  How many of us share our pain with others?  The crazy part about keeping silent is that we have all felt pain in our emotional, physical and/or spiritual bodies.  Pain can be felt in the heart, the stomach, deep within our bones and throughout the musculoskeletal system.  Our quality of pain can range from a deep ache, burning, stabbing, constriction, and pressure to something that can’t be verbally described.  Severity of pain can range from mild to severe. So, What is PAIN and why do we hide it? Continue reading

The Medicine Behind How We Occupy Ourselves In Space

In It’s time to check out your backside, I addressed poor posturing due to imbalances between the front and back body. Our posturing is dependent upon many things such as activities of daily living, physical/emotional exhaustion, stress and/or how we learn to carry ourselves in the world from influences around us.  Yes, this is one more thing for which you can blame your parents. BUT, “if you are going to blame them for all the things they did wrong, you are gonna to have to blame them for all the things they did RIGHT” –Tony Robbins, I Am Not Your Guru.   Continue reading