What is chiropractic care? Does it work ?

chiropractic therapy

Chiropractic is a  drug-free, non-invasive alternative therapy applied to treat neuromusculoskeletal complaints. It mainly focuses on the spine and other joints of the body. Although spinal manipulation dates back to Hippocrates and the ancient Greek physicians, the discovery of chiropractic is attributed to D.D. Palmer in 1895. The word “chiropractic” means “to be done by hand” originated with Palmer and was coined by a patient, the Reverend Samuel H. Weed.  Despite significant opposition over the years from allopathic or conventional medicine, chiropractic is very much prevalent.

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Why Cholesterol is not all that BAD

cholesterol

Cholesterol is often made out to be the bad guy of our body, due to its close association with heart ailments. But it is very much essential, to maintain the integrity of the tissues, nerves, and immune system and cells. Cholesterol even plays a crucial role in the utilization of serotonin, the body’s “feel-good” chemical. Research says total cholesterol levels are consistently lower in more severely depressed and more aggressive patients. It has been even suggested that total cholesterol could be used as a clinically useful biological marker for detecting the risk of suicide.

Did you know that Cholesterol is not a fat, but it actually is a “sterol.” Also it does not contain any calories and because of which body cannot derive any energy from it

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Hope for Cancer: Immune Checkpoint Drugs

Hope for Cancer

The scientific fraternity reaffirmed their confidence in Immune Checkpoint Drugs by giving away Nobel Prize for Physiology and Medicine to Dr James P. Allison and Tasuku Honjo. These two are the scientists who found that if we block the immune checkpoint brakes it can pave way to cure cancer. Immune checkpoint proteins CTLA4 and PD1, … Read moreHope for Cancer: Immune Checkpoint Drugs