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This is an article written by my good friend Dr. Harte. I am sure most of you remember hearing me talk about this on my radio show for over four years. I will be back on the air on a new station shortly with Dr. Reed from Vancouver. WHY DO YOU STILL BELIEVE? “The great […]


Exactly how powerful is the experience of receiving a chiropractic adjustment? New evidence suggests that chiropractic care does much more than alleviate back pain—it positively affects body chemistry all the way down to the cellular level. In a nutshell, chiropractic adjustments strengthen the body, making cells and DNA more resistant to disease. In March 2006, […]

Prozac, used by 40m people, does not work say scientists!

If you have been to any of our talks than this should come as no surprise to you. I have been talking about this kind of stuff at our Chiropractic Clinic called Discover Chiropractic in Beaverton Oregon for years. If you review the available research, the fact that most drugs don’t work as expected is […]

Recreational Drugs FAR Less Likely to Kill You than Prescribed Drugs!

This a very interesting and thought provoking article I just read. It is written by Dr. Kent who I have heard speak personally many times. By Christopher Kent, D.C., J.D. Recreational drugs, including cocaine and heroin, are responsible for an estimated 10,000-20,000 American deaths per year [1,2]. While this represents a serious public health problem, […]


Something is going very wrong in the United States; we are losing health freedoms at an alarming rate. Last month the State of Maryland demanded that parents show documentation proving that their children had received a chickenpox and/or hepatitis B shot. Failure to show proof of this vaccination, along with failure to have your child […]

Can You Avoid A Cold?

There are many myths surrounding the common cold. One common myth states that a sick person is only contagious during the first three days of symptoms. But when this theory, and others, was put to the test, scientists drew conclusions that are very different from what many of us believe. While it is difficult to […]

Maintaining Your Body

The body is one of those things in life that needs to be regularly maintained. Your body needs regular and frequent water intake to remove the dangerous toxins that our body takes in from the air you breathe and the food you eat. Water also cushions your joints, carries oxygen and nutrients into all your […]


At my office Discover Chiropractic in Beaverton Oregon we are seeing less people who smoke compared to years past. It has been great to see people making more healthy choices. On average, people who smoke will reduce their life expectancy by approximately 14 years. Respiratory diseases, lung cancer, and other smoking-related health problems are responsible […]


If you have family members and friends suffering with painful physical conditions and illness, encourage them to give chiropractic adjustments a try. Here’s what they probably don’t know. A vertebral subluxation is a misalignment of the spine that many times goes unnoticed, yet causes many bodily discomforts and physical aliments. When a vertebra in the […]

Why Diet?

At my chiropractic clinic, Discover Chiropractic in the SW Portland / Beaverton area I get several questions daily about diets. I am not a fan of most of the fad diets I have seen and read about. It seems everyone I know has tried a few and failed. What I do recommend is to ADD […]

Sports & Chiropractic?

At my chiropractic clinic called Discover Chiropractic in the SW Portland / Beaverton area I work on athletes of all levels and from almost all sports. I am posting a few of the studies that have been done concerning athletes and how Chiropractic has improved their performance and reaction time. Peer Reviewed Journals: The use […]

Effects of Poor Posture On Your Body!

This was a research paper in Spine that looked into the effects of poor posture. I included comments from Dr. Murphy. We have been focusing on structural correction of abnormal postures in Portland at our clinic for the last five years. Since our move to the Beaverton / Raleigh Hills area we have incorporated a […]


Avoid peaches, apples, sweet bell peppers and other popular fruits and vegetables unless they have been grown organically. This is according to new data released by the Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI)—a watchdog organization focusing on food and beverage safety. Researchers at CSPI measured the toxin levels found in both organically grown […]

Chronic Back Pain May Shrink the Brain!

Scientists Link Long-Lasting Pain With Reduced Levels of Gray Matter A recent study published in The Journal of Neuroscience has revealed that people who suffer from chronic back pain (CBP) for one year may experience a reduction in the brain’s gray matter equivalent to the amount lost by the average person in 10 to 20 […]