Extending our healthspan. The number of people living longer is increasing dramatically. Here in Singapore, we are certainly one of the longest living nations, but the problem is that as our years increase, so do our years of poor health.
Lets Look at a Normal Spine. The normal spine apposed to one with scoliosis, provides perfect alignment of all body parts. A slight curve inward at the neck, or cervical spine, balances the weight of the head. This also allows a clear channel for the spinal cord and nerves.
Are your kids drinking sugary drinks that may cause Diabetes? This was big news in America but less reported here in Singapore. Recently, New York City tried to ban the sale of enormous sugary drinks of 16 oz or larger, in all public establishments. The drinks companies reacted by going to the courts, and this ban was overturned.
A a chiropractor our focus is very much on helping people get the most out of life. With that in mind we are doing whatever we can to help increase the ‘health span’ of our clients. Many people go on to live to a ripe old age but for far too many the last decades are uncomfortable due to pain and involve constantly traipsing back and forth from the ‘doctors’ to get their pain medication.