A Head Above the Rest

A topic that continues to get attention in the press is that of concussions. More and more people are taking into consideration the dangers associated with certain sports and how multiple hits to the head affects people long term. All over the place you see how to tell if you or someone you know has..

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Island Fever – It’s the Real Deal

Aloha! As the Rolling Stones so eloquently put it, “Please allow me to introduce myself.” For my debut blog post, I figured I should tell you a little about myself and answer the question, ‘Why Hawaii?’ since I am the newest member within this elite group of Chiropractic doctors. I underwent hundreds of hours learning..

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The $2,600 Blog

I’m gonna let you in on a little secret… so keep it hush hush. Seriously – I’m pulling the curtain back, Wizard of Oz style, so you can see a little of what happens behind the scenes at The Specific Chiropractic Center. So… shhhh… keep this between us. Why all the cloak-and-dagger stuff? Well, you..

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Why I Work For The Specific

Alohaaaaa! Daphne Sanchez here, the Marketing Director for The Specific Chiropractic Center on Kaua’i, Hawai’i. Do you mind if I share with you why I work for The Specific Chiropractic Center? The funny thing is that two years ago I didn’t know what I wanted to do with my life. Then I met a very..

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Got Tired Feet?

Ouch! Tired of icing, stretching, buying new shoes, taping, and still the pain of shin splints doesn’t go away? As a former collegiate vaulter and competitive gymnast, shin splints and calf pain were a constant hindrance to my performance. I had tried everything – bought the latest and greatest – and still nothing helped me…

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One Degree of Change

  Have you ever noticed that some things only require a tiny, itty-bitty change? Do you know the difference between one degree and another when it comes to temperature? One degree can make a difference in an entire state of matter – solid to liquid (ice to water) or vice versa. One degree of change..

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Concussions… My Story

In my office, I frequently see people suffering from conditions such as migraines, headaches, vertigo, fatigue, and chronic pain. Most of the time people can remember a head or neck trauma they once sustained, and since then they have not been the same.   Recently we have decided to hold free monthly workshops on these conditions…

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Do I Really Need to Get X-rays?

Do I Really Need To Get X-rays? That’s a fair question to ask as a patient. In some branches of health care, such as dentistry or orthopedics, x-rays are routine and are performed without any doubts or questions. Patients understand that without x-rays, the dentist or orthopedic surgeon would be flying blind, and the quality..

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Do You Know the 5 Under 5?

Do You Know the 5 Under 5? It’s just one of those days. You know the ones I’m talking about, right? You woke up late and had to rush to be at work on time. Then, you’re finally on your way, and you realize just how many red lights are on your route because you..

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