How fast does your body send information?

June 24th, 2015 (No Comments)

The nervous system has to send information incredibly fast to coordinate all the systems in the body. If your brain sent a message to move your big toe how fast would that message travel in miles per hour? The human nervous system communicates at approximately 270 mph. This is what allows your body to coordinate […]

Why are Chiropractic check ups more frequent in the initial phase of care?

June 24th, 2015 (No Comments)

Chiropractic check ups are more common in the initial phase of care due to the body’s muscle memory. The body will always attempt to pull itself back to it’s original position, even if that position is unhealthy. After the initial phase of care the body has been retrained to accept the new position and muscle […]

Chiropractic boosts anti-oxidants

January 21st, 2015 (1 Comment)

  We work hard every day to exercise, eat right, and avoid injury.  However we can’t be perfect and just by going through our day our bodies will encounter stress.  Stress over time can damage our bodies.  What if there was something you do to reduce that damage.  A new study shows that Chiropractic can […]

Chiropractic gives athletes a boost

January 13th, 2015 (No Comments)

  The NFL, NBA and NHL are all filled with athletes of enormous talent and skill.  The competition is fierce and staying healthy is a top priority for athletes and coaches.  That is why it should come as no surprise that every NBA, NHL and NFL team have Chiropractors on their staff.  At the 2012 […]

Decoding Autism Spectrum Disorder

December 18th, 2014 (1 Comment)

How did we go from 1 in 10,000 to 1 in 88?   One in 88 children is now diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).  There are many theories as to the cause but for this article will focus on the solutions. Someone is considered healthy or unhealthy largely on how their body adapts to change.  […]

Is school hurting your child?

August 14th, 2014 (No Comments)

Back pain is common among adults but did you also know that children have also started to develop habits that lead to back pain.   Unlike adults who have years of use and old injuries, children are suffering injuries from lifestyle habits.   These habits include cell phone use, carrying heavy back packs and extended computer use.   […]

Predicting quality of life is easier than you think

June 16th, 2014 (No Comments)

Is there a crystal ball to tell you whether you will have a long, healthy, and enjoyable life?  There’s no way to tell how long someone will live, life is just too unpredictable but a recent study can accurately predict your quality of life as you age.  It sounds impossible but it’s not as difficult […]

Benefits of Chiropractic Care During Pregnancy

June 12th, 2014 (No Comments)

  It’s common knowledge that Chiropractic care is becoming an invaluable tool to mothers preparing for birth.  Mothers are looking for things that provide a healthier, safer and easier birth, which naturally leads them to Chiropractic care. Chiropractic care for pregnant mothers is actually well established.  Interest is at an all time high regarding natural […]

Amazing Breakthrough Saves Lives

March 6th, 2014 (No Comments)

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Hungerford Chiropractic &Wellness Center                                                                                                 4172 Lake Michigan Dr Grand Rapids, MI 49534 (616) 419-4996     Hungerford Chiropractic & Wellness Center ANNOUNCES A NEW TEST THAT IDENTIFIES HIDDEN BODY STRESS AND HOW IT’S AFFECTING YOUR HEALTH   Grand Rapids, MI 3/6/2014 – Dr. Daniel Hungerford of Hungerford Chiropractic & Wellness Center […]

Understanding Fibromyalgia

February 20th, 2014 (No Comments)

To most people Fibromyalgia is poorly understood and very confusing.  To others it is a debilitating condition that leaves them in chronic pain and very few answers.  What exactly is fibromyalgia?  What causes it?  What can I do about it? Fibromyalgia is a widespread neuromusculoskeletal disorder that leaves the patient tired and in chronic pain […]