Orchard Chiropractic Centre - Jersey

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High BMI, Low Lean Body Mass and Childhood Obesity

30 October 19

Childhood obesity is a significant problem in the western world and one that is growing in countries where a western (high carbohydrate, low fat) diet is becoming more popular. Poor nutrition, lack of exercise, inadequate sleep and environmental factors all contribute to cause what is now being termed a public health disaster. The States of Jersey Health Department has been monitoring obesity in Jersey since 1997 and the results do not make good reading for islanders: 20% of 4-5-year-olds in Jersey are overweight or obese, increasing to a third of 10-11-year-olds.

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The Health Benefits of Green Tea

01 October 19

Tea (camelia sinensis) has been consumed in its whole, loose leaf form for thousands of years and has had many healing properties attributed to it- from boosting the immune system, improving gut health, oral hygiene and even reversing chronic diseases such as cancer. As a chiropractor and grower/ producer of organic whole leaf tea in Jersey, the health benefits of tea are of particular interest to me and to my colleagues at the Orchard Chiropractic Centre.

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Metabolic Syndrome

23 July 19

Metabolic Syndrome is the co-occurrence of at least three of the following cardiovascular risk factors: obesity insulin resistance high LDL cholesterol low HDL cholesterol hypertension symptoms The incidence of the cardiovascular risk factors noted above is increasing and the financial burden on the state is unsustainable. Yet, metabolic syndrome is preventable and better still, drugs are not required.

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