Why is Organic Farming So Important?

When you purchase organic food for your table, you are doing much more than providing healthy food for you and your family. What is organic farming? The core principle of organic farming is to raise crops without the use of any synthetics. The National Organic Program (NOP) within the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) regulates

What’s So Bad About the SAD Diet?

Just about everything. Could the SAD – Standard American Diet – lead to type 2 diabetes? Think about it. SAD is high in meats, especially highly processed lunch-type meats, milk-based foods (cheese yogurt, cottage cheese, etc.), potatoes, processed and prepared foods, fried foods, and sweets. In contrast, a healthy, nutritious diet has high levels of

Oh My Burning Eyes and Runny Nose!

We are in the height of allergy season, so much so that the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) has named the month of May National Asthma and Allergy Awareness Month. And this year, it seems that everywhere you turn, people are coughing and sneezing, suffering from one of the most intense allergy seasons

Are Your Bones Weak?

At Thorburn Chiropractic and Wellness Center, we have a real-food nutritional product available that is so powerful, it’s actually classified as a medical food. Medical foods are approved to treat a medical condition. Imagine treating osteoporosis without dangerous drugs! Osteoben ™, created for the dietary management of osteoporosis and osteopenia, improves outcomes with science-based combination

Acupuncture Special Thru the Month of May!

Acupuncture Special Thru the Month of May!

The month of May is often renowned for the appearance of beautiful spring flowers. But at Thorburn Chiropractic & Wellness, May is noted for a special discount to begin a healing regime with the newest member of our wellness team, acupuncturist Dr. Yu-Hua Hsieh (pronounced “Shay”). Dr. Hsieh is an Acupuncturist and Herbalist. Through traditional

Make Every Day Earth Day

Next Monday, April 22 marks the 49th anniversary of Earth Day, and on this day over a billion people in nearly 200 countries are expected to take action to protect our shared environment. But why wait for just one day? Why not celebrate and care for our precious environment all year long? The changes you

What Else Can Chiropractic Do?

Sunday, April 7, is World Health Day. I encourage you to take this time to become more aware of your overall health and the many ways Chiropractic care may benefit you. How does Chiropractic work? Chiropractors move the bones of the spine away from the nerves, which reduces stress on the nerves. When the bones