November 28, 2014

Self Care




  • High Cholesterol & Blood Pressure

    High Cholesterol & Blood Pressure

    by Berkeley Wellness

    Treating multiple risk factors for heart disease is much more beneficial than treating any one risk factor alone. For people who have two key risk factors, treatment and control of both can reduce the risk of coronary artery disease by 50 percent or more.

  • Aspirin vs. Cancer: An Update

    Aspirin vs. Cancer: An Update

    by Berkeley Wellness

    Millions of people take low-dose aspirin to help prevent heart attacks, but accumulating evidence suggests that the drug’s greatest benefit may actually be in reducing the risk of cancer, especially colorectal cancer.

  • Why Neck Manipulation May Be Risky
    Wellness Tip

    Why Neck Manipulation May Be Risky

    by Berkeley Wellness

    A recent study suggests that there may be a risk between chiropractic manipulations of the neck and a type of neck artery injury called cervical artery dissection. This type of injury is a notable cause of stroke in young and middle-aged people.