Dan John pearls: The best things in life have plateaus
Most people live managing compromises
If you don't avoid sugar, processed carbs, frankenfoods, fast foods or eat colorful veggies or
workout for 1/2 h per day, get preventative dental & health checkups, then don't worry about
anything else healthwise.
Chiropractic is an integral part in the struggle to increase the health of the nation. It’s ideals of
natural wellness, safe treatments and cost effectiveness are missing components in the healthcare
system. Throughout the history of chiropractic, one of its goals has been to change the way patient’s
view and take care of their body and it still continues to this day. This goal is more important now than
ever as more patients are seeking non-radical methods of treatment, are taking more responsibility for
their health and are realizing the many downfalls to the current healthcare system which treats signs
and symptoms and not the disease. Personally, these components of chiropractic are the reasons why I
wanted to become a doctor. I wanted to be in a field that looked to aspects of change to increase
health and cause to find the cure of a patient’s symptomtology. I believe a large part of why the nation
is in such a state of chronic disease is lack of or poor education in taking care of oneself and chiropractic
is the avenue where I can affect the health of the nation one life change at a time.
To provide a service in the form of a doctor-patient team that facilitates education in the body’s
ability to self-heal. To foster through this team small improvements and changes in lifestyle by
instruction in self-care, such as nutrition, exercise and stress management, which will lay the foundation
for optimal health of the patient.