Posts by Dr. Marquetta Giles DC

Chiropractic and Immunity

Louis Pasteur proposed the theory that germs cause disease. Contemporary scientists of Pasteur’s time—Béchamp, Bernard, Virchow, and Metchinkoff—reached different conclusions in their experiments. They discovered that it was not the microorganism that caused disease, but rather the health of the host that attracted these particular microorganisms and allowed them to proliferate. Salutogenesis starts by considering…

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New Year, New You

The best thing about a new year is the ability to start over. As you write your goals for 2018, be sure to include an action plan for each goal (steps to accomplish it). Achieving greater health, committing to a more active lifestyle, healthier meal planning and a commitment to improving your overall health should…

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Confessions Of A Cancer Caregiver

#Thankful It is the season of Thanksgiving. After many mountains and valleys in 2017, I can say I am most thankful for growth. Growth personally as my strength was stretch with the care of my mom who was diagnosed with cancer in January. Just hearing the words “You have cancer and it can be over…

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