Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Chiropractic Promoting Overall Health in Schaumburg

Chiropractors know that adjustments to remove subluxation interference are great for your health. Happy patients around the globe will tell you this. But there are some things Chiropractors know that others do not.  

How about he nervous system being the only system in the body that affects every other system. This is because nerves gather information from every part of the body and then deliver this to the brain. The brain then analyzes the information to figure out what the body needs to maintain healthy. 

Chiropractors recognize that misalignment in the spine, called a subluxation, can mess with proper nervous system functions. The study of Chiropractic effects of vertebral subluxations –where your spine is slightly misaligned. When this occurs, imbalances cause irritation and inflammation to the nerves in the spine. This causes interference with the flow of information that is sent along nerves and spinal cord to the brain. Chiropractors are the only health care professionals specifically trained to locate and correct spinal subluxations.

 Where’s the Proof?

Research has focused on the use of chiropractic adjustments for low back pain, neck pain and headaches.   There is now evidence to recommend chiropractors as the professionals for spinal pain syndromes. However, Chiropractors are being asked to justify their role with the increasing demand for wellness-based health care.

No longer we feel we have to be ill to call upon a health professional for health advice. 

In a recent report from the Center for Disease Control, the four most popular forms of alternative and complementary medicine were listed as: natural products, deep breathing, meditation and chiropractic! (source: https://nccih.nih.gov/research/statistics/2007/camsurvey_fs1.htm)

Chiropractors are taking a major leadership role wellness model. Chiropractors can be viewed with an emphasis on the entire body health.

Research is catching up.   Chiropractors have known this for many years. 

Chiropractic adjustments, often for the purpose of correcting vertebral subluxation, confer measurable health benefits to people regard- less of the presence or absence of symptoms.  (source:http://www.chiro.org/research/ABSTRACTS/Objective_Physiologic_Changes.shtml)

In a global study involving thousands of chiropractic patients and hundreds of Chiropractors, researchers wanted to measure the number of non-musculoskeletal responses to chiropractic care. It was discovered that patients experienced benefits from their chiropractor whether or not they mentioned any symptoms. The most common benefits reported in this study were breathing, digestion and circulation.


From these results, chiropractors clearly have a greater role in your wellness than just treating back pain. 

Friday, June 24, 2016

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

My Chiropractic Story!

It's been a pleasurable journey for Holistic Health & Nutrition so far, but we're only getting started in changing the lives of the Schaumburg Community.
Come listen to my story!

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

About Holistic Health & Wellness in Schaumburg, Illinois

Dr. Hopkins is a Doctor of Chiropractic with keen attention to Wellness through nutrition.  After receiving his Doctoral from the National University of Health Sciences in 2000, Dr. Hopkins begun his coaching career as a doctor striving for optimal wellness for his patients.

Dr. Hopkins is a Certified in Clinical Nutrition, receiving his CN, which provides the greatest compliment to Chiropractic Care.  By looking to the root of the mechanical and nutritional operation of the body, Dr. Hopkins has served thousands of patients and helped them achieve true happiness in their lives.

From the instant Dr. Hopkins learned of the Chiropractic profession, he knew his calling after evaluating several other health industry related professions.  Since this first lesson, Dr. Hopkins lives and breaths wellness throughout his practice and personal life.  Married with three children, Dr. Hopkins enjoy an active lifestyle with his family and is very thankful to share wellness with them and has a dream to be the best wellness coach and provider in the Schaumburg, IL area.

Here's a short walk through of our office





Holistic Health & Nutrition
1164 S Roselle Rd 
Schaumburg, IL 60193