Chiropractic Care

Why Regenerative Therapy May Be Right For You

How To Know If Regenerative Therapy Is Right For You

Regenerative Therapy | Are you dealing with chronic pain? Living with constant pain often means living in a cycle of pain medications, anti-inflammatory medications, and cortisone shots. Unfortunately these medications do not heal or solve the root cause. In fact these treatments often lead to prolonged pain,

Is Your Pain Medicine Increasing Your Risk for Death?

Is Your Pain Medicine Increasing Your Risk for Death?

Arthritis Doctor Shawnee KS

The arthritis epidemic continues and the disease and death associated with it continue as well. A conservative estimate is 54 million adults suffer from arthritis and that rate is expected to increase to 78 million by 2040. A primary, first-line therapy in the conventional medical model is the use of NSAID (non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug) drugs and when those fail,

How Food and Function Work Together to Solve Your Pain

How Food and Function Work Together To Solve Your Pain

Did you know there are 2 sides to neuropathy? Neuropathy needs to be tackled from an internal and external perspective. LifeWorks Integrative health does both. Neuropathy is caused by damage to nerves and the blood vessels that support nerves. One of the primary causes of nerves damage is inflammation. In most people inflammation comes from a compounding effect of a variety of health issues like chronic disease,

Part 1: What is Regenerative Medicine

Part 1: What is Regenerative Medicine

Imagine having such nagging or debilitating pain that you cannot do normal daily functions like raise your arm to fix your hair, or climb stairs, or hold a pen to write. When pain begins to affect even the smallest aspect of daily life, it can take a toll on your entire life. Many of the patients who come to us for regenerative therapy have tried medications,

Chiropractic Care and Arthritis

Chiropractic Care and Arthritis

Arthritis is one of the most common health issues in America at a rate of over 50 million people. That is over 20% of the entire population who suffers from chronic pain. It is estimated that if the current trends continue, because of the aging population, almost 80% of Americans will have some form of arthritis by 2040.

what is neuropathy

What is Neuropathy?

What is neuropathy? How are the two types of neuropathy different? Where does Neuropathy come from? And How do you treat the underlying cause of neuropathy rather than masking the symptoms as the condition continues to progress? If you are suffering from the painful symptoms of neuropathy, then these are just a few of the questions you may have.

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Neuropathy Treatment Done Right | A Drug Free Solution to Peripheral Neuropathy

Standard Treatment Pitfalls & A Better Option

Many people live with neuropathy pain for far too long before finding the solutions that work best for them. The most commonly Neuropathy treatment offered includes medications that trick the brain into not perceiving pain, while the disease itself (which is causing the pain) continues to progress.

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Real Solutions for Peripheral Neuropathy

Neuropathy Treatment in Shawnee KS

If you suffer from Peripheral Neuropathy (PN) as a result of diabetes, an autoimmune disease, chemotherapy, a car wreck, sports injury, fall, or surgery, you know first hand the limited treatment options available in the conventional medical system. Perhaps your doctor has offered you a wide variety of medications including those developed for depression and epilepsy such as Gabapentin,

Arthritis and Osteoarthritis Pain Relief – 4 Pillars of Joint Pain


Hi. My name is Dr. Matthew Gianforte and I would like to personally welcome you to LifeWorks Integrative Health. We are one of the first Integrative Health Clinics in the Kansas City area. An integrative practice incorporates a combination of physiotherapy, chiropractic, nutrition and functional medicine, as well as a blend of medical treatment.

Bone Medications

The Crack In The Theory Of Bone Medications

Alternative Medicine Overland Park KS

One of the most commonly prescribed classes of medicine for osteoporosis is one called Bisphosphonates. Since their introduction in the 1960’s, this class of medication has grown in popularity as well as controversy. Although seeming, still to some, like a “magic bullet” for osteoporosis, medical literature, and patient experience is proving otherwise.

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