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Handing off the Baton!

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RETIREMENT AND THE FINE ART OF THE BUCKET LIST After 37 years or so of helping people ‘take back their lives’, it seems the wheel of life has turned and its now my turn to begin exploring the fine art of “The Bucket List”. In many ways it seems like ‘just yesterday’ that I made the decision to return to …

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Join Us for a Pasta Extravaganza at the Old Spaghetti Factory

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Join us for a Pasta Extravaganza at the Old Spaghetti Factory “THE PASTA IS ON US” 6:30 pm October 25, 2016 You heard us right! Bring along a friend or loved one who desperately needs to hear about nonsurgical spinal decompression and we’ll treat you both to dinner! If you or someone you know has been told to have back …

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Former Opiod Use Advocate Admits He Was Wrong

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A former champion of opioid use for pain management has changed his tune, and he is sending out a strong warning against misusing the treatment that he once championed. Dr. Russell Portenoy’s public change of heart underscores the urgency of addressing this important health crisis: addiction to opioid derived pain medicines. Shaky data, but a passionate advocate In the early …

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Please Ensure That Future Coordinated Care Organizations in Oregon Do Not Discriminate Against Patients Who Choose To Utilize Chiropractic Healthcare!

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Attn: Cheryl Peters Rules Coordinator Oregon Health Authority Cheryl.peters@state.or.us Re: Public comment for rules about upcoming CCOs (comments period ending July 22)   To whom it may concern: As a chiropractic patient, I am concerned about my future ability to have proper access to chiropractic care as healthcare reform in Oregon moves forward. Please ensure that patients like me, who …

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Potential Lumbar Prodisc Surgical Complications

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 As with any surgery, there are some possible complications that can occur when you have total disc replacement surgery with the lumbar Prodisc implant. Complications can occur singly or in combination and may include: Allergic reaction to the implant materials Bladder problems Bleeding, which may require a blood transfusion Blood clot (emboli) in the blood stream or lungs Death Difficulty …

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Why see a Naturopath?

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The origins of naturopathy can be traced to ancient Greece, where the “Father of Modern Medicine”, Hippocrates, defined the human organism as a conglomeration of the body, mind and spirit intricately linked to the elements of the natural world.  The human organism naturally possesses the ability to regenerate and self-heal, when provided with the correct conditions. In our current unbalanced …