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The impact of oxygen

January 18, 2017 at 5:00 am

Once a wine is made oxygen more than anything else, any other element, procedure or accident impacts wine. Sometimes good, at times not so much but it impacts in a big way nonetheless. This is why du...

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Dialing in on vitamin D

January 18, 2017 at 5:00 am | Coeur d'Alene Press When we think of vitamin D, sunshine or the popular orange “Sunny D” drink may come to mind, but vitamin D plays many important roles in the body and helps regulate weight, mood, heart health, bone h...

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Ask your audiologist… Hear well in 2017!

January 18, 2017 at 5:00 am | Coeur d'Alene Press If you have hearing loss you should make a "New Ear's Resolution" to help yourself hear well. Make that appointment for that hearing test that you have been putting off. Not sure if you hav...

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Tablets and smartphones are a pain in the neck

January 18, 2017 at 5:00 am | Coeur d'Alene Press I routinely have patients come into our office complaining of neck and shoulder pain. When I go out to the waiting room to get them for a treatment, what are most of them doing? Texting. I actually h...

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Ask yourself, are you tough enough?

January 18, 2017 at 5:00 am | Coeur d'Alene Press I don't know about you, but sometimes I wonder if I am tough enough? This time of year especially I think I get awfully contemplative about what it takes to be tough enough to tackle the new year. To...

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The big picture of chiropractic, beyond pain

January 18, 2017 at 5:00 am | Coeur d'Alene Press When you think of chiropractic, you probably think about neck and back pain. While it is true that chiropractic treatment relieves pain, your chiropractor is generally most interested in improving yo...

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Be careful with heartburn medications

January 18, 2017 at 5:00 am | Coeur d'Alene Press Recent studies in 2015 and 2016 showed that drugs that reduce acid known as proton pump inhibitors (PPI’s) have an association with an increased risk of dementia, cognitive impairment, and Alzheime...

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It’s great to depurgate

January 18, 2017 at 5:00 am | Coeur d'Alene Press To depurgate is to cleanse, purify, purge, un-dirty, clean, rinse. In the spring we depurgate our homes, but January is the best time to depurgate our bodies. Over the past 2-3 months we have overloa...

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