Peek Inside My Supplement Cabinet: What I Take Daily for Immune Health

Note: The following is not medical advice. Consult your doctor before starting any new health regimen. Lately, a lot of readers, friends, and family have been asking me what I keep in my supplement cabinet for immune health. I’ve spent two decades researching optimal health and wellness through holistic fitness, diet a … Read More

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Written By: Jesse Cannone, CFT, CPRS, MFT,

How to Safely Buy Food During the Pandemic

Visiting the grocery store right now doesn't have to be a super stressful situation. You can still safely and calmly shop for food during the Coronavirus pandemic -- but you will have to take some new precautions. By knowing how the virus spreads and understanding the risks, you can shop confidently when you need to go … Read More

Filed Under: Back Pain
Written By: HBI Editorial Team,

Grocery Tips: 12 Best Foods That Fight Arthritis and Joint Pain

BONUS CONTENT: 7-Day Meal Plan for Ultimate Pain Relief In these challenging times, we need to be smart about what we eat. Each bite has the power to either reliever or aggravate joint and arthritis pain. That's because certain foods can cause inflammation and others can relieve inflammation. RELATED: The 5 Worst Food … Read More

Filed Under: Arthritis, Healthy Eating, Nutrition
Written By: Steven Hefferon, CMT, PTA,

Is It Safe to Take Ibuprofen for COVID-19?

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You've probably seen reports online warning against taking ibuprofen for COVID-19. So does taking ibuprofen -- which is sold as Advil -- when you have a fever or symptoms make the disease worse? The answer is complicated... Here's what we know so far: There's no conclusive evidence yet that ibuprofen can worse … Read More

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Written By: HBI Editorial Team,

Pain Relief Meal Plan for Self-Isolation and Quarantine

Click here to download your anti-inflammatory meal plan (Includes a grocery list of foods available at most stores) Most people are stress eating right now, eating more junk foods like chips, ice cream and soda to take their minds off the pandemic.  All of that junk food may help relieve stress for a few minutes... Bu … Read More

Filed Under: Back Pain, Healthy Eating, Nutrition
Written By: Jesse Cannone, CFT, CPRS, MFT,

15 Tips to Boost Your Mood While Self-Isolating With Chronic Pain

If you suffer from chronic pain, you already know how hard being alone is for days on end.  And with a pandemic, statewide lockdowns, and public spaces closed, staying at home may feel intense right now. With a few adjustments to your daily routine and lifestyle, you can stay productive and centered and connected to ot … Read More

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Written By: HBI Editorial Team,

A Message to Pain Sufferers During COVID-19: We’re Here to Help

Due to COVID-19, you may experience delayed delivery. Click here for the latest update. At the Healthy Back Institute, our mission is to help you stay healthy and pain-free. Right now is the most important time of your life to stay healthy. As the COVID-19 pandemic evolves, we know you're concerned about how to do tha … Read More

Filed Under: General Interest
Written By: HBI Editorial Team,

6 Essential Foods for Healthy Lungs

Every minute you take in 15 to 20 breaths — that’s more than 20,000 breaths a day.[i] So it goes without saying that your lungs have their work cut out for them. With each inhalation, the oxygen you breathe in gets transferred from your lungs into your bloodstream and to each and every cell in your body, sustaining your v … Read More

Filed Under: Healthy Eating
Written By: Jesse Cannone, CFT, CPRS, MFT,

How to Boost Your Immune System Right Now

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As COVID-19 infections sweep the globe, you may be asking yourself... How can I boost my immune system right now? While there is no COVID-19 cure or vaccine, you can take several actions right now to up your body’s immune system. These include changes to your diet and lifestyle. When you have both a healthy immune s … Read More

Filed Under: General Health
Written By: HBI Editorial Team,