Archive for June, 2009

So you think you know everything? Did you know?

Wednesday, June 10th, 2009

A cat has 32 muscles in each ear. A dragonfly has a life span of 24 hours. A goldfish has a memory span of three seconds. A shark is the only fish that can blink with both eyes. A snail can sleep for three years. Almonds are a member of the peach family. An ostrich’s … Continue reading

Drinking Soda Can Paralyze You

Wednesday, June 10th, 2009

Doctors are warning that excessive cola consumption can lead to anything from mild weakness to profound muscle paralysis. This is because the drink can cause your blood potassium to drop dangerously low. One Australian ostrich farmer needed emergency care for lung paralysis after drinking large amounts of cola. Researchers believe that many people risk problems … Continue reading

Chiropractic Plays Role In Helping U.S. Men’s Olympic Water Polo Team Win Silver Medal

Wednesday, June 10th, 2009

An article appearing on the Market Watch on October 2, 2008 by the Foundation for Chiropractic Progress highlighted the role chiropractic played in helping the US water polo team bring home a silver medal. The US team were underdogs and attribute much of their success to chiropractic. Dr. Terry Schroeder is the coach of the … Continue reading