Garland Chiropractor Offers Full Service Integrated Clinic

Photo of Dr. James MixonOur integrated Chiropractic clinic specializes in the treatment of joint pain using safe and all natural treatments.Whether you’re suffering from neck or back pain, knee or shoulder pain, or are just looking for a way to improve your health, Garland chiropractor, Dr. James Mixon, can help.

Medical director, Dr. Mandy Thompson and nurse practitioner, Merina Johnson, make it even easier for you to get the care you need. Dr. Thompson and Merina are on-site weekly to answer patient’s questions, review treatment options and provide an escalated level of care when needed.  Whatever level of support you require, our experienced health professionals will ensure that you’ll receive the treatment you need.

SottoPelle Bio-identical Hormone Pellets

If you’ve been feeling sluggish or irritable, have found yourself not thinking clearly and gaining weight more easily than you used to, you might be suffering from a hormone imbalance. All too often we find ourselves suffering from symptoms that we believe are a normal part of aging. Fortunately they don’t have to be.

SottoPelle’s Bioidentical hormone pellets offer a safe and easy hormone replacement therapy (HRT) that delivers a steady stream of hormones in a natural manner. SottoPelle, the experts in HRT, have pioneered the 15 minute procedure that has allowed so many people to turn back the clock on many unwanted symptoms of aging. Our nurse practitioner is a specially trained SottoPelle hormone replacement therapy provider and is available to help you. If you’d like to learn if you’re a candidate for this remarkable therapy, give us a call.

Comprehensive Exercise Rehab

Our complete exercise Rehab facility is staffed by exercise physiologist, Lisa, who delivers expert guidance to help our patients increase range of motion and strengthen muscles to prevent re-injury. She’ll give you the one-on-one attention you need, while you improve muscle control and endurance. Additionally, her customized exercise programs can help you continue treatment in the comfort of your home.

Our team of licensed massage therapists, offer trigger point, deep tissue and Swedish massage to loosen stiff muscles and break down scar tissue which will reduce pain and improve flexibility. Like our other services, these treatments are usually covered by insurance.

Advanced Treatment for Joint Pain Relief

For inflamed joints and shoulders, we offer natural plant based and homeopathic injections that can quickly relieve pain and inflammation. Our hyaluronic acid injections are ideal for chronic knee pain. A simple series of injections provide a gentle cushion for arthritic knee joints and can eliminate or radically reduce pain for as long as 6 months. (more…)

Artificial Food Colors: Pretty, But Are They Safe?

Girl holding a lollipop with artificial food colors

The basic definition of a food color additive is “any dye, pigment or substance which when added or applied to a food, drug or cosmetic, or to the human body, is capable (alone or through reactions with other substances) of imparting color.” That’s pretty straight forward. Artificial food colors color food. However—why is coloring food important to begin with? With or without an additive color,

Learning to Use the Healing Power of Music

woman experiencing the healing power of music

Having studied the healing power of music for decades, scientists know it has a profound effect on the mind, body and emotions. Music has a way to move us that seems to go to our very core as living beings and can transcend borders, cultures and race. Music can be highly therapeutic and healing. Stroke victims, for example, have recovered through intonation therapy when many

How Sleep Deprivation Impairs Immune System Functions

immune system function

To avoid sleep deprivation, doctors recommend at least seven to eight hours of sleep every night. That’s just for adults. For teenagers, the suggestion is for nine to 10 hours, because their minds and bodies are growing fast! Younger children should be allowed more than 10 hours. Some researchers believe the deepest period of sleep is when young children’s neural networks of are produced in the