ChiroXchange supports a nervous system of more than 250 nationwide locations, whose varying services and technologies all converge with the end of healing bodies with holistic, drug-free techniques. The chiropractors believe that many of the body’s ailments, from sore backs and headaches to fatigue, are caused by blockages in the nervous system. To reverse these blockages, they nudge spinal discs back into place with gentle, strategic pressure, aligning nerves with the vertebra to free the flow of information and cat photos to and from the brain. The chiropractors at each location emphasize communication with their patients. They field questions, explain the purpose of every adjustment, and work with patients to design programs around their unique wellness goals.
The soft glow of 30,919 carved pumpkins lit up the night sky on Saturday, October 22, 2011—the night the town of Highwood set the Guinness world record for most jack-o’-lanterns lit in one location. And this year should be no different. The three-day Great Highwood Pumpkin Festival, which has gained coverage from The Rosie Show and Trib Local, invites guests from all over the country to contribute to its wall of carved pumpkins, an experience that will be captured by HGTV’s “Pumpkin Wars”.
Patrons can decorate prescooped pumpkins at the designated carving stations (or bring their own precarved candidate) as they enjoy a weekend of live music on multiple stages, treats from local vendors, a gourmet farmers’ market on Saturday, hayrides, and a New Orleans–inspired night parade. Participants can even test out their newly carved pumpkin sneakers during the festival’s 5K run, which raises funds and awareness for the Leukemia Research Foundation. The festival culminates with the lighting of the wall of jack-o’-lanterns at 7 p.m. on Saturday, and, when all is said and done, pumpkins won’t be left in the dark as their owners are encouraged to take their record-breaking masterpieces home with them.
CHERUBS has one goal: to help families affected by congenital diaphragmatic hernia (CDH). By researching and raising awareness for this rare birth defect, CHERUBS's volunteers, as well as its board of CDH survivors, parents, grandparents, doctors, and nurses, help search for its cause, prevention, and best treatments while supporting families dealing with CDH. Ultimately, the organization strives to provide the most accurate, timely information possible for parents so they can make educated decisions for their babies. The CHERUBS H.O.P.E. (Helping Other Parents Expecting) tote-bag program, meanwhile, collects donated care items along with information for those who are expecting babies with CDH or who already have a hospitalized infant. In 2012, CHERUBS distributed more than 300 such totes to its members, which include more than 4,000 families in all 50 states and more than 60 countries.
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Make room for your adventurous side when you stay at Dam Inn in Wheeling.
If you're planning on driving to Dam Inn, you can rest assured knowing that ample parking is in the area.
For a top-notch and affordable vacation destination, book a room at Dam Inn in Wheeling and reap the benefits.
North Suburban YMCA in Northbrook makes working out just a little bit more enjoyable.
Sure you could eat at home, but you'll want to take advantage of this gym's restaurant for high-class food.
Youngsters are more than welcome to join mom and dad at this gym.
These kickboxing classes will teach you how to properly use your upper and lower body during self-defense.
Parking is plentiful, so patrons can feel free to bring their vehicles.
Craving finger food? Head to Winner's Circle and chow down on classic pub fare.
It's always the right time to eat a delicious, healthy meal. Find one that won't disappoint at Winner's Circle.
The restaurant also offers catering if you want to bring the flavors of Winner's Circle to your next party or event.
Take the car and arrive promptly to dinner; parking is plentiful, so don't worry about setting aside time to search for a space.
When you want to relax and grab a quick bite to eat, come munch on some pub fare at Winner's Circle.