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Stay Safe during Winter Weather

By February 10, 2020 April 6th, 2023 Healthy Living
Winter Weather

Hey everybody, I wanted to go live to give you some good tips on essentially snow and ice and what to do. Of course, we are one of the top Chiropractic Clinic in Northwest Arkansas, snow and ice the last couple of days. So I want to give you some real quick tips on what you can do, not only driving, but also with walking to make sure that you can avoid any accidents, avoid any car wrecks, and make sure that you are going to be as healthy as possible and survive the winter weather that we’re going through.

So I grew up in Minnesota. I grew up driving on winter and weather roads all the time. And one of the best things you can do there to avoid an accident. I would be things like just slowing down, allowing plenty of room between yourself and the car in front of you. That way if they slam on their brakes, you have plenty of time to do that.
A lot of times the highway departments might not get quite as much, ice or a salt or different gravel on the roads. So. If you can allow plenty of room, that’s going to be really, really important to make sure that you can avoid any wrecks. And then as far as walking on snow and ice, this is something that’s really, really important.

A lot of times we want to keep our hands nice and warm, so we’ll put our hands in our pockets. And that’s not something that you want to be doing while walking on ice and walking on snow. So instead, invest in a good pair of mittens or gloves. That way you can keep your hands. Out of your pockets because that’s going to help you with balance and making sure that you don’t slip and fall on ice or the snow.

So I get a pair of gloves, get a pair of mittens, keep those hands warms so that you don’t have to put them in the pockets and you can maintain real good balance. Hey, it’s Dr. Ryan Carlson and deeper it’s health center in Bentonville, giving you some healthy hints.

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Dr. Ryan Carlson is a leader within the chiropractic profession, as he teaches thousands of doctors on 4 continents every year how he is able to achieve such great results at Deep Roots Health Center. Originally studying to be a pharmacist, Dr. Carlson experienced firsthand the suffering that people go through when on the merry-go-round of Western Medicine, constantly being given another pill or surgery. In an effort to help fix our broken healthcare system, Dr. Carlson graduated from Northwestern Health Sciences University and opened one of Northwest Arkansas’ only neurological-based chiropractic offices, focusing on specific and scientific adjustments to help the NWA community with their health. Before opening Deep Roots Health Center, Dr. Carlson was honored to be hand-selected for a position in Southern California at one of the busiest and most esteemed chiropractic health centers in the world. Here, he worked closely with several types of patients: corporate executives, moms and families, babies and children, seniors, and even numerous professional and Olympic athletes. Dr. Carlson not only holds a prized Advanced Proficiency certification within his neurological-based technique system, but also has completed a post-graduate course in auriculotherapy from the American College of Addictionology and Compulsive Disorders in order to better serve those patients who struggle with different forms of addiction. Dr. Carlson is also a published author in an effort to better serve and teach other doctors all over the world how to provide exceptional care for their patients and communities.

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