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PARENTS: Permanent Ear Ringing Found in Teens teens have permanent ringing in the earsOne in five high schoolers has permanent ringing in the ears, and few take measures to protect their ears from loud music, according to a new study.Those numbers are surprisingly similar to results of a study of college-aged adults, said lead author Annick Gilles, a clinical audiologist… Read more »

8 Types of Drugs That Can Cause Leg Cramps Types of Drugs That Can Cause Leg CrampsPain may be a sign of an underlying medical problemAt Chiropractic Lane we see many cases of leg cramps and leg pain.  Some of these cases are caused by the following drugs.The older you are, the more likely you are to get nighttime leg cramps —… Read more »

Stop Smoking if You Had Angioplasty = Longer Life Smoking if You Had Angioplasty = Longer LifePeople who quit smoking after a balloon angioplasty to improve blood flow to the heart live an average of two years longer than those who keep smoking, a new study suggests.Researchers found people who were undergoing balloon angioplasty in their 50s, on average, and quit smoking… Read more »

Selfish? Evolutionary Dead-end is An Evolutionary Dead-endEvolution does not favour selfish people, according to new research.This challenges a previous theory which suggested it was preferable to put yourself first.  Instead, it pays to be co-operative.The team says their work shows that exhibiting only selfish traits would have made us become extinct. In the model of “Prisoner’s… Read more »

Health Care Workers Suffer Most Injuries 07105 I got the lead on this article from Randy Wheeler, from the Linkedin group, American Chiropractic Association Council on Occupational Health Health Care Workers Suffer Most Injuries, Have Few Federal Protections A new study finds that 650,000 health care workers – nurses, orderlies, aides and others – are injured or contract occupational-related illness… Read more »

You Can Control Your Stress! can’t stress this enough – You Can Control Your Stress!Adopting the right attitude can convert a negative stress into a positive one,” a quote attributed to endocrinologist Hans Seyle, who in the late 1930s was one of the first scientists to explore the effect of chronic stress on the body. Turns out chronic stress leads… Read more »

Air Pollution is bad – even at Low Levels Pollution is bad – even at Low Levels it is tied to Lung Cancer Prolonged exposure to air pollution is significantly associated with an increased risk for lung cancer, according to the results of a new meta-analysis.The study adds substantially to the weight of evidence that links the 2 phenomena.Sources of air pollution include… Read more »

Cellulite Treatment: Its All About the Gym Treatment: Its All About the GymWhat Is Cellulite?Cellulite is a type of fat that builds up under the skin, giving it a rough, orange peel appearance.  At least 80% of the worlds female population has some element of cellulite on their legs, hips, thighs and stomachs but it is notoriously difficult to get rid… Read more »

Chiropractic Recommended for Chronic Pain

With Narcotic Overdoses on the Rise, Chiropractic Recommendedfor Chronic Pain In an article in the San Fernando Valley Sun, David A. Lipschitz, MD, Ph.D, discussed the dramatic increase in the number of women who have died from overdoses of prescription painkillers between 1999 and 2010. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 6,600 women (18 daily) die… Read more »

Get the “Q” – Its a Health Helper CoQ10 –  Coenzyme Q10 (aka “just call me ‘Q’, me and Quincy are close”)Coenzyme Q10 (CoQ10) is a naturally-occurring compound found in every cell of the body. It’s used to produce energy for cell growth and maintenance, and functions as an antioxidant. CoQ10 in pill form has been approved for heart failure treatment in Japan… Read more »