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Mississauga Chiropractor Presents: iHop

Here’s another blog from a Mississauga Chiropractor….   On Sunday April 7th, 2013 we ate breakfast at the Niagara Falls iHop located inside the Four Points Sheridan Hotel at 6455   Fallsview Boulevard.  It was my first time eating at an iHop, and I had previously heard good things about the food, so I was…

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Mississauga Chiropractor Presents: Postural Syndrome

Here’s another blog from a Mississauga Chiropractor…   A postural syndrome is having chronic neck & arm pain due to postural fatigue of muscles in the shoulder girdle & anterior spine.  It is usually caused by a faulty posture.   Faulty Posture: a)      Slumping with forward head carriage – increased thoracic kyphosis & compensatory cervical…

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Mississauga Chiropractor Presents: Brasa Brazilian Steakhouse

Here’s another blog from a Mississauga Chiropractor… On Saturday April 6th, 2013 we ate at Brasa Brazilian Steakhouse located at 6361 Fallsview   Blvd, Niagara Falls, ON at the Hilton Hotel and Suite.  This was a Brazilian buffet where we were given a two-sided disc to control the pace of our meal.  The green side…

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Mississauga Chiropractor Presents: Cauda Equina Syndrome

Here`s another blog from a Mississauga Chiropractor… Cauda Equina Syndrome is an acute neurocompressive disorder of the lumbar spine where the cauda equine of the spinal cord becomes compressed resulting in serious neurologic symptoms below the level of the lesion.  The usual cause is a large central disc herniation applying intrinsic pressure on the cauda…

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Lincoln: Movie Review by a Mississauga Chiropractor

Here’s another blog from a Mississauga Chiropractor… Just watched Lincoln (2012) starring, Daniel Day-Lewis (The Last of the Mohicans), Sally Field (Forrest Gump) & Tommy Lee Jones (Men in Black).  In this movie, it’s 1865 and the American Civil War is winding toward conclusion, U.S. president Abraham Lincoln (Daniel Day-Lewis) attempts to achieve passage of…

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Mississauga Chiropractor Presents: Lumbar Degenerative Joint Disease

Here’s another blog from a Mississauga Chiropractor…   Lumbar Degenerative Joint Disease (DJD) is a progressive loss of articular fibrocartilage & reactive changes at the joint margin & subchondral bone.  It may also me referred to as lumbar spondylosis (bony over-growths-osteophytes) or osteoarthrosis.  DJD is the most common form of joint disease & leading cause…

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Mississauga Chiropractor Presents: Ayce Sushi

Here’s another blog from a Mississauga chiropractor… On Mar 24th, 2013, Maria the boys and I ate at Ayce Sushi at Square One.  Ayce Sushi just opened 5 months ago, so we decided to give this All-You-Can-Eat Sushi restaurant a try.  We were not disappointed.  The restaurant wasn’t that big, but luckily for us it…

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Mississauga Chiropractor Presents: Lumbar Disc Herination

Here’s another blog from a Mississauga Chiropractor…   A lumbar disc herniation is the external protrusion of the nucleus palposus of the intervertebral disc through the annular fibres potentially causing compression of the spinal nerve segments.  In addition to the direct tissue damage, there is also potential chemical irritation from the release of inflammatory products…

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Oz the Great and Powerful: Movie Review by a Mississauga Chiropractor

Here’s another blog from a Mississauga Chiropractor… Just watched Oz the Great and Powerful (2013) starring, James Franco (Spiderman), Mila Kunis (That 70`s Show), & Rachel Weisz (The Mummy) & Michelle Williams (Dawson’s Creek). In this movie, Oscar Diggs (James Franco), a small-time circus magician is hurled away from dusty Kansas to the vibrant Land…