DOWNTOWN CHIROPRACTIC and ORTHOTIC CENTER
Located near Las Olas in the heart of Victoria Park, Fort Lauderdale.
At the DOWNTOWN CHIROPRACTIC and ORTHOTIC CENTER, we recognize that every patient’s condition is unique, with different health needs. We pride ourselves on identifying and satisfying these needs.
Published Articles by Dr. Glen Bobker
Downtown Chiropractic & Orthotic Center | Fort Lauderdale
Custom Foot Orthotics & "Feet First"
FORT LAUDERDALE, FL -- How we carry ourselves has much to do with how we feel. Good posture or alignment begins with the foundation of the body - the feet. For many people pain anywhere up the skeletal chain can begin from the ground up, thus giving new meaning to the expression "feet first".
The feet do an incredible amount of work carrying us around. In your lifetime, your feet will take over 100 million steps with each step making an impact on the entire body. Have you considered that the pain you may be experiencing in your foot, ankle, knee, hip, low back, or neck maybe caused or aggravated by the abnormal effects of faulty foot alignment or function on the entire body?
Powerful High-Tech Natural Medicine Comes to Fort Lauderdale
FT. LAUDERDALE, FL. -- The best kept secret in healthcare has arrived and is on the verge of revolutionizing the practice of medicine.
Perhaps you, like millions of others, suffer with back, neck, or joint pain due to either trauma or arthritis, and are fed-up with the potentially harmful pill-mill you are currently stuck on. If you or someone you know is frustrated by a painful condition, and sick of being over-medicated or just searching for a more natural alternative, you must consider the following.
"Nature-Deficit Disorder" A Relevant Health Concern
Life on earth evolved to thrive in natural environments. It is becoming more and more apparent that a wide range of human physical and emotional ailments result from our disconnection from the power of nature. One can say that our genes are most compatible with the natural environment. The term "nature-deficit disorder", ( coined by the author, Richard Louv), is used here to explain the fact that in modern society our dissociation and alienation from things natural has negative health consequences. This relevant and important health concern is slow to be recognized and accepted by the medical community.
Here are some scientifically accepted examples of how deviation from nature in our modern environment is unhealthy to human health: