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Gresham, OR 97030 

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503-674-7894

Holiday Health

Tis the Season… to get sick It’s just about that time of year again! The time of year where family and friends get together to celebrate, have fun, and pass along germs.  While there are many enjoyable aspects to the holiday season, it does tend to be a time of...

Fun Facts About Chiropractic!

"Chiropractic" originates from a combination of the Greek words Cheir with means "hand" and praktos with means "done". "Done by Hand" The first known chiropractic adjustment was in 1895 by Daniel David Palmer, he helped a janitor, Harvey Lillard, regain his hearing...

4 Summer Salad Recipe’s!

Ah summer! The time of year where almost every other weekend, someone is throwing a BBQ Potluck or hosting an event and you have no clue what to bring. Amongst all of the scrumptious burgers and dogs, and all the not so healthy sides that go with them, here are some...

Pregnancy and Taping

Pregnancy and Taping! That fun colored or patterned kinesio tape that you may see on athletes can also be used for so many more things. At Active Family we use a wonderful brand that we have shared with you before, Rock Tape. One awesome use for Rock Tape that most of...

Summer Solstice 2018

Yesterday was Summer Solstice! June 21st. For the Northern Hemisphere, June 21st is the Summer Solstice, the longest day of the year with the most sunlight. In the Southern Hemisphere though, this is actually their Winter Solstice and is the shortest day of the year....

Insurance Part II

Insurance Part II In our last blog, “Insurance Part I” we went over if your insurance covers Chiropractic or Massage, copay and coinsurance, and your deductible. Here are a few more terms that you may have heard about hopefully explained in a way that you will...

Insurance Part I

Insurance – Where to start? Honestly, there are just way too many questions about insurance that could ever be covered in one blog. Every insurance company, plan, and employee benefits package is different, but we can try to cover a few basics here without hopefully...

Ah Spring!

Ah Spring! The season for new beginnings, sporadic weather, and allergies galore. It honestly is one of my favorite seasons here in Oregon. While the weather can tend to be a gamble when trying to make plans, it can also be one of the best times of year to explore all...

Thieves Cleaner & Giveaway!

Thieves in the Office If you have been in our office lately, you may smell a slight smell of clove, lemon, or rosemary!  This is our favorite household Thieves cleaner!  It doesn’t have any harsh ingredients and it is safe and effective for any surface.   We seriously...

Travel Tips for your Back

Planning a spring break getaway? Or traveling on an action packed summer vacation? Here are some travel tips for your back so you can arrive at your destination ready for fun! Wear the right shoes Whether you are waiting in long airport security lines or exploring...

Local Business Lovin’

Today as I drove back from lunch I glanced, as I always do, at a small building just tucked off the side of Division. Just behind a Chinese restaurant that I've always seen but never been, there sits Robin's Walk-in-Closet. You would probably miss it if you drove by...

Medical or Relaxation Massage?

The Big Differences What is the first thing you think about when going in for a massage? According to popular belief, there will be relaxing music, long soothing strokes, and the result will be a gateway to a mental state of euphoria. Yes, you can still receive this...