Archive for October, 2010

Halloween facepaints may be hazardous to your health

A patient and friend brought an article to my attention regarding face painting for Halloween. A study performed by the Campaign for Safe Cosmetics reported that 10 out of 10 children’s face paints tested positive for lead, which is a neurotoxin. 6 out of those 10 tested positive for either nickel, chromium or cobalt. All […]

PEAK PERFORMANCE WORKSHOP ON MONDAY, OCTOBER 25TH@ 7:00 PM

Come join us for some tips on better nutrition, pressure point therapy and to learn how to get the most out of your care here. Class size is limited, so call to reserve your seat at 508-553-8981. Class lasts approx till 7:30 pm.

WEIGHT LOSS WORKSHOP ON TUESDAY, OCTOBER 12TH @7:00 PM

Learn how to lose 3 to 7 pounds per week by becoming a fat burning machine. Presented by Dr. Kellie van Roon. This informational workshop is free, you can bring friends and family if you choose. In the office reception area. Seating is limited, so please call ahead at 508-553-8981 to reserve your seat.

Chiropractic Celebrates 115 Years

On September 18, 1895 the first chiropractic adjustment was given in Davenport, Iowa by Dr. Daniel David Palmer, (born a Canadian from Port Perry, Ontario) The first chiropractic patient was Harvey Lillard, a janitor in the building D.D. (as he was most commonly called) had his office (the Ryan building on the corner of Brady […]