The Dangers of Wildfire Smoke on the Body

In this week’s blog post, we’re taking a look at the negative impacts of wildfire smoke on the human body. While the topic resides slightly outside of our normal content, our community in Portland is currently battling the challenges of wildfire smoke in...

The Physical Impacts of Stress

Stress can cause a number of impacts on one’s physical state. It doesn’t matter the source of the stress. It can be consuming and even take a serious toll on your mental and physical health. Stress is now even considered a social determinant of health...

Best Exercises for Your Neck and Back

We cannot say it enough: exercise is critical the overall health of your body. With 26 muscles in your neck and three massive muscles in your back, exercising your neck and back may be one of the most important routines to integrate into your workout routine. Before...

The Top Health Trends for 2020

Happy New Year! As we head into a new decade, our team wanted to take a look at the biggest trends predicted to hit healthcare in 2020. The Rise of AI in Healthcare: The use of artificial intelligence (AI) is steadily growing in healthcare. Whether it is to help...

Unexpected Ways the Holidays Can Cause Back Pain

It’s the holiday season! The holidays are often fun and inviting, but they can also be an extremely busy and stressful time for others. It’s important to remember self-care routines during this time so you can enjoy the holidays stress and pain free. As we ramp up...