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Dr. Chris Chase
Cape May Court House, New Jersey
Correcting Abnormal Spinal Structure is What I Focus On, And Do Well
Interests: Hours of Operation Monday through Friday 10am -6:30pm Tuesday and Thursday by appointment. For additional information call: 609-465-5358
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Great question... Your head normally (assuming you are normal) weighs between 12 and 16 pounds - which is the same popular weight as your everyday bowling ball. So what EXACTLY does this mean? The normal position for you skull is over your shoulders. Abnormal range is; your skull or head... Continue reading
Posted Mar 7, 2012 at Advanced Chiropractic
Why is protein important to you? If you do not eat protein for one day, your own body will degrade it's proteins into amino acids, then deaminated and oxidized. (meaning your body will eat itself) This fact is called obligatory loss of protein about 20-30 grams per day. So, to... Continue reading
Posted Feb 13, 2012 at Advanced Chiropractic
STRENGTHENING YOUR CHILD’S IMMUNE SYSTEM By Keith Wassung Keith is a health lecturer and has many articles published in health and fitness magazines as well as Chiropractic publications. He is a Chiropractic advocate, because Chiropractic care literraly saved his life. He is an excellent writer, so I thought I would... Continue reading
Posted Jan 23, 2012 at Advanced Chiropractic
No, I am not going to critique the TV show " The Walking Dead" - but my family and I do watch zombie movies. I had an opportunity to walk through a hospital a few days ago and the experience made me think. In my practice there seems to be... Continue reading
Posted Jan 17, 2012 at Advanced Chiropractic
What is the treatment for asthma? Treating asthma involves both preventing symptoms and treating an asthma attack in progress. Preventive, long-term control medications reduce the inflammation in your child's airways that leads to symptoms. Quick-relief medications quickly open swollen airways that are limiting breathing. Most children with persistent asthma use... Continue reading
Posted Dec 28, 2011 at Advanced Chiropractic
Michael, is our patient. His story is not unique. Thank you Michael for allowing me to tell your story. March 2010, Michael began having symptoms of Vertigo (with no apparent cause) - which included: blurred vision, seasick, trouble speaking, difficulty in controlling his entire right side of his body, trouble... Continue reading
Posted Dec 20, 2011 at Advanced Chiropractic
So, why do I offer this challenge? How could this possibly relate to a health care provider - such as a Structural Chiropractor? Is this just a ploy to get you to read my thought stimulating blog (maybe :))? No one has ever collected on my challenge - EVER. Before... Continue reading
Posted Dec 13, 2011 at Advanced Chiropractic
The title of this post is purposely provocative. However, I know you can decide for yourself the legitimacy of whether the above statement is true. I have repeatedly heard the last three words (Years Of Suffering) spoken by my patients. Followed by this statement: "I wish I started earlier -... Continue reading
Posted Nov 18, 2011 at Advanced Chiropractic
Wellness is a term that is defined by MANY health care providers (insurance speak for doctors of all stripes) and comes with many definitions. No one profession or organization owns the title of wellness professional, there is not a Doctor of Wellness - yet. I will point out that my... Continue reading
Posted Nov 10, 2011 at Advanced Chiropractic
By now, if you've been reading my musing for the past year - I hope you've noticed that we ARE NOT your typical health care provider. In part it's due to our unique focus of correcting the spine back to the normal range, which is different than typical chiropractors focus... Continue reading
Posted Nov 1, 2011 at Advanced Chiropractic
Have you ever experienced or heard someone relay a story of: I just bent over to pick up a pen and my back went "out". What happened? Was it the weight of the pen? Was it because you didn't bend your knees? How could the simple action of picking up... Continue reading
Posted Oct 26, 2011 at Advanced Chiropractic
As many of you already know, when it comes to health care, patients desire... as well as doctors - a very specific correction. The picture to the left are just two of the five specific Correction Enhancers. The Enhancers have a diameter of 10 millimeters - yes very small to... Continue reading
Posted Oct 17, 2011 at Advanced Chiropractic
For decades my profession has given the scientific community ample research in my opinion, to conclude that: Structural Chiropractic Care is never an alternative, and should be the overwhelming standard, with other health-care options as the alternative. That Structural Chiropractic Care along with a healthy lifestyle will benefit your life.... Continue reading
Posted Sep 28, 2011 at Advanced Chiropractic
Below is an actual patient encounter. Patient: Chris, I had an injury so I went to hospital/urgent care/family doctor, they looked at me (quickly) and had some X-rays taken - RESULTS were: normal x-rays. Patient: I have pain, weakness and weird feelings in my arm/leg. So they want to do... Continue reading
Posted Sep 22, 2011 at Advanced Chiropractic
As a man, and a heterosexual man who loves to see my wife dressed to the nines, I am reluctant to write this blog. Yet, I know deep inside - that nothing I say will change women's take on shoes. And, I would never attempt such a silly endeavor. What... Continue reading
Posted Sep 19, 2011 at Advanced Chiropractic
Ear infections are a common childhood occurrence, which cause pain to your child and heartache to caring parents - this we all know. Most of our patients children, have been on repeat courses of antibiotic treatments for recurring ear infections and most have gotten to the point where their child's... Continue reading
Posted Sep 13, 2011 at Advanced Chiropractic
In the title of this article are the most often asked question and the most frequent statement I hear, when people approach me around town. The scene usually happen this way: Person: Hey I see your shirt what type of doctor are you? Dr. Chris: I'm a chiropractor who focuses... Continue reading
Posted Aug 30, 2011 at Advanced Chiropractic
I get asked this question a-lot especially from our facebook friends or private e-mails from friends in other states. So I thought a good idea would be to answer this question here. The standard of care with back or neck pain is the following: Ice/Heat OTC over the counter pain... Continue reading
Posted Aug 23, 2011 at Advanced Chiropractic
Most people know about P.T. or physical therapy and they also know that many chiropractors and P.T.'s have decompression tables (fancy traction table). As I'm sure you are aware there are many pain medications, anti-inflammatory and muscle relaxants that you get as a prescription to help with back pain. And... Continue reading
Posted Aug 16, 2011 at Advanced Chiropractic
Physical Therapy: Advanced Chiropractic DOES NOT use physical therapy. Their is nothing against physical therapists or physical therapy. If you have a pulled muscle then we are the worst place for you. HOWEVER if you have an abnormal Structural Shift, their is NO WAY physical therapy will correct the abnormal... Continue reading
Posted Aug 9, 2011 at Advanced Chiropractic
We've heard it all before.... eat less or eat a balanced diet and exercise more. Your family doctor, personal trainers and TV doctors have been scolding us for decades that this is the healthy way to lose the weight, right, RIGHT. They were ALL wrong. Dead WRONG. Doctor: Betty, you... Continue reading
Posted Jul 25, 2011 at Advanced Chiropractic
To the people who send in comments: Two rules, 1.) Your name must be attached to your comment 2.) If you are plugging YOUR product or service - don't even try :). Continue reading
Posted Jul 8, 2011 at Advanced Chiropractic
I'm often asked similar questions in my office or around town and one consistent question is; "What's a correction, and how does that help my back pain?" That's a great question, let me respond with wonderful answer. We all know, there are ranges of normal for your body - this... Continue reading
Posted Jul 8, 2011 at Advanced Chiropractic
The standard for aches and pains - especially that "trick" knee or bum back is: over the counter pain relievers. If they aren't working as you would like then your family doctor can presrcibe anti-inflammatory medication and or muscle relaxants. Of course, as you know there are also cortisone shots... Continue reading
Posted Jun 28, 2011 at Advanced Chiropractic