Hello! Welcome to DrHealMe – a blog by Dr. Kevin Healy of KC Chiropractic and Wellness. Here you will find useful information on alternate, integrated therapies designed to optimize your chemical, emotional and structural well-being to help you achieve a higher level of health. I look forward to being a resource in your quest to feel great! Thanks for stopping by.
Antidepressants During Pregnancy Linked to Autism
Tryptophan is the precursor to Serotonin that is produced in the GI tract…..Don’t hide the problem with drugs, find out why you’re in a state of dysfunction.
Chiropractic Care becoming more mainstream
New results just in from a 2015 Gallop Poll indicate that more than half of American men, women and children have turned to a chiropractor for help with an acute or nagging injury. The same study shows that almost 34 million American adults have seen a chiropractor within the last 12 months. While chiropractic care is still considered an alternative treatment for a variety of conditions, it seems more and more Americans are turning to it.
Natural treatments for seasonal allergies
As we move from summer to autumn, many of us remain outside as long as possible, participating in seasonal activities like fall hikes, raking leaves or preparing our gardens for winter. During this time, we expose ourselves to a variety of allergens including dust, falling leaves and spores. Rather than reaching for over-the-counter treatments which work on the symptoms of seasonal allergies, I always steer my patients to look toward the cause of these symptoms. Here are a few links with information on natural approaches to address the causes of these symptoms: