We all know that having high blood pressure can lead to heart disease, heart failure, stroke, kidney failure and other health problems and even death. The scary part about having high blood pressure is that you can have it and not know it because there are no symptoms or signs to look for. About one in three adults in the U.S. have high blood pressure and one in five of them do not even know they have high blood pressure.
Automobile accidents can be terrifying and very stressful. While a majority of people survive auto accidents, they may have to deal with physical injury, along with the stress that follows an accident. Visiting your chiropractor is one of the first things that you should do.
Dr. Czekaj is a healthcare professional who specializes in automobile accident related injuries. He has extensive experience with automobile and soft tissue injuries.
In today’s world everyone from children to seniors have endless technology at their fingertips. With the press of a button, we can Facetime with a friend across the country. We can get a map to a destination with a couple clicks and play games on the go. Ultimately, we can have instant gratification for both knowledge and entertainment. As technology continues to evolve, we seem to be forgetting about the toll it is taking on our bodies. We were not designed to be looking down all day long at our phone or computer.
Did you know that the head weighs about 10-12 lbs.? Therefore, when you are standing properly your head is not putting any undue pressure on your cervical spine and neck, which houses the spinal cord that send messages from your brain; the control center for your whole body. The moment we tilt our heads to look at our electronic device, we add quite a bit of pressure to the neck.