In the United States, the health and nutrition market is massive. Obesity, rising environmental toxicity, and increased access to alternative health information have prompted many people to recognize the importance of being more proactive about their own health. Many of them are looking for non-invasive, natural remedies. The “pop a pill” approach to pain management is giving way to multidisciplinary, non-invasive, natural pain management practices that prioritize health and wellness. This is a great alternative
Dr. Denise Gabaldon-Thronas, born and raised at Ohkay Owingeh Pueblo in Northern New Mexico, approaches her practice of medicine as though she’s an archeologist, digging to find the root cause of an ailment.
The goal of Naprapatic treatment is to enhance the body’s ability to heal. Currently, it is often used to treat pain associated with sporting injuries, migraines, sciatica, and bulging discs. Naprapathy may be used to treat neck and back pain but it can also help with other types of sporting injuries such as tennis elbow or sprains. Now, we’re sure you have more questions about this. To help you out, here’s a brief breakdown of
Rozee Benavides, an intern at Southwest University of Naprapathic Medicine, treats a patient last month. While treatment looks like gentle stretching, it is supposed to relieve nerve sensitivity.
In Davenport, Iowa, in the early part of the 20th century, a man named D.D. Palmer was piecing together an understanding of human anatomy and physiology to develop a new type of manual therapy: