The Spine Institute of New Jersey's chief chiropractic neurologist and physician, Dr. David Harris, leads a multidisciplinary team of acupuncturists and massage therapists. With a range of treatments at his disposal, Dr. Harris aims to dispatch mental stress and physical pain through electrically stimulated acupuncture needles and chiropractic adjustments. Alternatively, massages provide gentle pressure that relaxes the tense tissues and caramel centers under the skin.
At Physical Medicine of New Jersey, Dr. Jonathan Spages, D.C., finds the source of his clients' discomfort with natural therapy. Each in-depth consultation, careful spinal adjustment, and soothing massage aims to treat chronic pain and illness without having to resort to invasive treatments, medication, or replacing limbs with cyborg parts. This is completed through a team approach, drawing on the talents of nurses, doctors, and chiropractors, who reverse metabolism disorders. In addition to treating aching backs, piercing headaches, pinched nerves, and damage from injuries, the good doctor also works one-on-one with patients to boost their metabolism with weight-loss plans.
"We give kids the confidence to protect themselves." These eight words sum up the motto for MartialArtsProgramsforkids.com as well as the mission of their curriculum. At a wealth of locations along the East Coast, youngsters learn confidence, discipline, and respect as they boost skills in a variety of disciplines, including jiu-jitsu and mixed martial arts. The skills learned in these lessons can also help them defend themselves in the face of bullies and family cats that won't share the remote control.
Not even x-rays see all. Dr. Henry Slomowitz recognized this more than a decade ago, becoming an early adopter of diagnostic ultrasound, which can identify problems that a foot might normally hide from an x-ray. Diagnostic ultrasound is only the tip of the technological iceberg—aided by his staff of four, Dr. Slomowitz performs laser nail-fungus treatments and radio-frequency heel pain relief, among other advanced services.
A peek into one of Elite Black Belt Academy's kickboxing classes reveals a scene full of movement: arms swing, legs kick, and fists shoot through the air. But the most dramatic activity goes on inside students' bodies, where as many as 800 calories are burned during each session. Certified black belt instructors help people of all ages achieve optimal health—they hold classes for adults, teens, and children as young as 4.
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