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Dr. Desiree Van Bogart
Summer is in full swing, and Minnesota summers bring a new set of needs to keep our bodies healthy and active. Here are a few tips to get you through the summer. Protect Your Skin: • The sun’s UV rays are strongest from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunburn slows the skin’s ability to cool...
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Does Joint Pain stop you from enjoying all the fun summer activities? Don’t let pain keep you cooped up inside this summer, we’ve got 5 suggestions for some fun summer activities that will allow you to take back your summer! GO SWIMMING: Can you think of anything better than a dip in the pool on...
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Tips for Flying Always check bags that are more than five to 10 percent of your weight. Keep carry-ons compact and light to avoid back or neck strain. In flight, use exercises like foot lifts, rising up on your toes and rocking back on the heels, to keep your circulation flowing. Massage your legs and...
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If you are preparing to travel this summer, a visit to your chiropractor can help prepare the back for this change in activity.   Travel can lead to a few negative side effects, the most common being a bit of back pain. To avoid suffering from pain in the back this vacation season, look at...
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Hi, It’s Megan, the Office Manager at Desired Health Chiropractic, Spring is here, and summer is fast approaching. You might be thinking it’s time to get your child involved in some type of sporting activity. Helping your child choose if sports are a good fit for them, or even which sport to play can be...
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  1. Cross Training is King   In today’s competitive sports arena, kids are worked harder and younger than ever before. Being a top athlete requires repetitive motion in multiple practices a week. No matter what sport you participate in, there will be extra stress and strain when perfecting certain moves. That is where cross...
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Spring has sprung and that means it’s time to for spring and summer sports programs. Sports are beneficial to kids of all ages! TOP 10 Reasons to Participate in Youth Sports: Physical Development Aids in Weight Control Improves Endurance Builds Character Boosts Self-esteem Strengthens Perseverance Develops Team Work Skills Promotes Healthy Competition Provides Guidance Teaches...
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Hi Everyone! It’s Megan, Office Manager at Desired Health Chiropractic. I had the opportunity to visit Green Valley Garden Center in Ramsey, and I just had to share my amazing experience there! Spring is bloom! They have everything you need for your planting needs, but the main reason for my visit was one of the...
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