Author Archives: Dr. Lance Casazza

Off the Top of My Head: Simple Q & A.

Your posture is directly related to your health. Don’t believe me? Take a look. Just spend the next few days observing people 50 years and over. Notice their posture and then notice how healthy they look.

How Much Education Do Chiropractors Have?

Most are surprised that chiropractors take a minimum of 3 years of undergraduate courses and then 4 years of chiropractic college. The 4485 total hours in chiropractic college is about the same as in medical school.

Deep Breath!

The most visible example of the benefits of chiropractic care is the profound changes in breathing ability after an adjustment. Simply watch a patent breathe before & after just one adjustment. You can actually see the difference in the rib cage movement.

No Pain? Then why go to a Chiropractor?

A common question I get from patients is why should I go to a chiropractor when I have no pain or symptoms? Or in other words why should I get adjusted all the time? So the question really is what are the benefits of chiropractic care BESIDES pain relief. If we are talking about an…

Why Do Chiropractors Want To Get Adjusted Even If They Have No Pain?

Great question. Please take this quiz to discover the reasons. (good luck) Q: With increased motion are muscles around the joint: longer and more flexible or shorter and tighter? A: longer and more flexible Q: Muscles that are longer contract more effectively and efficiently and thus are stronger? True or False A: True Q: With…

The Chiropractic Question

Chiropractic is an often misunderstood profession. There are so many public misconceptions, that they are just accepted versus explored. At a seminar the other day the instructor asked all the chiropractor’s if they would get an adjustment EVEN if they were pain free, and 100% said yes! The instructor also said, “if the public knew…

Dare To Compare Part II

Here is another chart as we continue to compare the medical and chiropractic models from the last blog: Scary Numbers! US World Rankings Life expectancy at birth for the average person in the US is 78.2 years old. That is 49th highest in the world!   CIA World Factbook, 2010. Healthy life expectancy at birth for…

Dare to Compare

I will never try to convince or argue with anyone that chiropractic is better, never. Rather I will simply explain the chiropractic viewpoint vs the medical viewpoint and let you decide. In any situation it is a mistake to pass judgment on a situation without all the information.

So We Are Not Perfect!

Just like lemmings marching into the ocean to their death, the American people are not too dissimilar. Most Americans over eat, take pharmaceutical drugs, and are stressed out trying to make as much money as possible. Of course that list goes on and on and on.

Winners vs. Losers

I always thought it was interesting to watch the behavior of successful people versus people who struggle. Now I am not just talking about financial success, rather all aspects of life. Below is something I stumbled across a few years back and it is amazing to reflect upon it from time to time. So I…