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8 Habits That Make You Age Faster

Posted by on Jun 19, 2015 in Announcements, Blog, Featured, In The news, LIfestyle | 0 comments

1)      Smoking Smoking cigarettes actually activates enzymes that break down the elasticity of your skin, increasing wrinkles and sagging skin. 2)      Crash Dieting Extreme dietary changes can actual cause you to gain more weight over time.  Huge cuts in caloric intake actually slows down your metabolism, which means when you return to your regular eating habits, you may gain weight even faster.  On top of that, crash dieting can make you more fatigued and irritable. 3)      Lack of Sleep Not getting enough sleep can...

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The Dirty Dozen

Posted by on Jun 12, 2015 in Blog, Featured, LIfestyle | 0 comments

Organic food benefits not only consumers, but producers and the environment.  Organic farmers are not exposed to the chemical pesticides and fertilizers that conventional farmers use, which in turn reduces chemical run-off into the soil and surrounding water.  This keeps the environment healthier and ensures that the soil will continue to produce excellent crops for years to come.  But reduced chemical use on the crops also means that the individuals eating organic fruits and veggies are swallowing fewer chemicals. Unfortunately,...

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6 Reasons to get a Good Night’s Sleep

Posted by on Jun 10, 2015 in Blog, In The news, LIfestyle | 0 comments

The recommended amount of sleep for adults is 7 to 9 hours per night, but how often do we actually achieve this goal?  One study shows that about 75% of the adult population in this country have sleep difficulties at least a few nights each week.  While staying up late every now and then is unlikely to have a major impact on your health, not getting enough sleep on a regular basis can have detrimental effects.  Here are six things that can be affected by lack of rest: 1) General Safety – Not getting enough sleep at night can lead to...

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The Birds and The Bees (and Honey)

Posted by on May 28, 2015 in Announcements, LIfestyle | 0 comments

Little known fact: I (Dr. Lydia) am a bit of a bird watcher.  I carry binoculars in my car at all times so I don’t miss an opportunity.  I have 3 different bird identification books.  I can identify about 40 different bird songs. But that’s all I have to say about the birds right now. The stars of the show today are the bees and the lovely little products that they make.  Most people know about honey.  Honey is a fabulous natural sweetener with a variety of tastes, colors, and consistencies based on where the honey is found and...

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Eat Your Stress Away

Posted by on May 20, 2015 in Blog, Featured | 0 comments

We don’t always make the best food decisions when we are stressed out, typically turning to the traditional comfort foods and junk.  However, if you make the right food choices while stressed out, you can actually help manage some of the symptoms of stress, including high blood pressure and muscle tension, in a natural way. Almonds, pistachios, and walnuts – Almonds have high levels of vitamin E.  Vitamin E has been shown to help boost your immune system, which is compromised when your stress levels are high.  Pistachios and...

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7 Surprising Risk Factors for Arthritis

Posted by on Feb 14, 2015 in Blog, Uncategorized | 0 comments

The biggest predictors of osteoarthritis are family history and biomechanical issues, including the way you sit, stand, and move throughout the day.  Most people know about these risk factors, but there are several other things that can increase your risk of developing a variety of arthritis types.  How many of them have you heard about? Drinking Coffee and Tea – A study strongly linked decaffeinated coffee and a risk for developing rheumatoid arthritis, but caffeinated coffee seemed to have no effect.  Additionally, a link was...

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Why Medicine Won’t Cure Your Back Pain

Posted by on Feb 14, 2015 in Announcements | 0 comments

Why Medicine Won’t Cure Your Back Pain

According to the American Chiropractic Association, at least 31 million Americans experience back pain at any given time.  Back pain is the second leading cause of visits to the doctor (behind upper respiratory infections) and costs Americans at least 50 billion dollars a year in medical costs.  If you visit a typical medical doctor for your back pain, it’s likely that you will be prescribed a course of drug treatment that may include non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs), muscle relaxants, and even opioids. These drugs come...

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My patient asked me for a “Lube Job”

Posted by on Aug 6, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

My patient asked me for a “Lube Job”

I was talking with a patient the other day and after our routine check-in, I asked if she had any new concerns she would like to be addressed on this visit. Her response took me by surprise… “Well, nothing you can help with. I feel like the Tin Man without The oil can. My knees have been bothering me more and more, do you have a lube job for them?” After some further questions, I learned that she has pain in the mid line of the joint in both knees the right greater than the left, pain going up stairs, after long periods of...

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Welcome Dave!!

Posted by on Jul 30, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Pure Health would like to welcome Physician Assistant David Sutton to our team.  David is passionate about providing high quality patient encounters as well as solutions from a natural first perspective.  David is highly trained and well versed in multiple health care disciplines.  David’s training in orthopedics and pain managements as well as his diverse interaction with multi-generational patient demographics makes him a perfect fit for the Pure Health team.  David will work in coordination with the Pure Health Medical Director, Dr....

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KNAP Lecture

Posted by on Nov 19, 2013 in In The news | 0 comments

KNAP Lecture

  Title: KNAP Lecture Location: Holiday Inn Aurora Link out: Click here Description: Join Us for our Upcoming KNAP Lecture! Have aches and pain with motion? Know someone who does? Do you have OA or know someone who does? This event is for you. December 4th from 12 – 1pm we will be at the Holiday Inn Aurora talking about pain solutions and KNAP. Our very own Kenneth J. Olson will be a special guest speaker at the event. Lunch and beverages will be provided, make sure to RSVP as seating is limited to the first 35...

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