Entries by Dr. Grant Tully

Our Original Research Was Published!

This weeks blog is short and sweet.  Dr. Tully’s research on the cervical spine was published in one of the premier Chiropractic research journals!  Included is a link to the abstract (the full research requires a subscription).  If you would like a copy, contact us!  We may be able to help. https://vertebralsubluxation.sharepoint.com/Pages/2016_1419_forwardheadposture.aspx

Are Chronic, Preventable Diseases the Reason Your Health Insurance Premiums Sky-Rocketed?

It is estimated that nearly 50% of the American population suffers from at least one chronic disease.  The conditions include heart disease, asthma, cancer, diabetes, obesity and more.  These disorders are often preventable, and frequently manageable through early detection, improved diet, exercise, and treatment therapy.  They are also unfortunately expensive to treat.  This is part […]

Can High Heels Hurt Your Back?

From what people tell me, fashion hurts if you’re doing it right (I guess you’ll never see me on a magazine or red carpet).  If this is true, high heels must be the king of high fashion.  A few sources believe they may contribute to back pain and a number of other ailments.  Why is […]

Does Your Fish Oil Brand Matter?

Recently, I have found myself painting the office at Precision Chiropractic more than 5 hours per day (it turns out that it takes a long time for one person to paint a large suite with 12 foot walls).  While rolling a paint nap back and forth for hours on end is tons of fun, I […]

CTE and the NFL – Can Chiropractic Help?

If you have followed the NFL recently, you may know that concussions have been a huge area of concern.  The possible progression to CTE (chronic traumatic encephalopathy) has been a hot topic of debate and was recently depicted in the Hollywood film Concussion.  The effects of CTE on former football players appears substantial.  Many suffer […]

What is the Zika Virus & What Can We Do?

It is crazy how fast viruses can spread. The Zika virus is present in 20 different countries, and doesn’t appear to be slowing.  According to Sanjay Gupta, CNN’s chief medical correspondent, the virus is fairly mild and may show no symptoms in the majority of the population.  However, problems arise for pregnant women as the […]

What Does a Structural Shift of the Spine Look Like?

Technology is allowing us to see things we have never seen before. Recently, I discovered something that many dentists and orthodontists use called Cone Beam CT. Basically, the technology appears to work by taking a number of x-rays and then re-organizing them on a computer to create a 3D image of what is being evaluated. […]