Functional Medicine

Can Massage Therapy Help With Osteoarthritis?

Can Massage Therapy Help With Osteoarthritis?

Most would agree that massage feels good. Some get massages for pampering, others are more focused on recovery from physical activity and some get them for overall health and wellbeing. But, what about getting a massage more regularly when you have chronic pain from...

3 Types Of Neck Pain And How to Treat Them

3 Types Of Neck Pain And How to Treat Them

From bad sleeping habits and chronic pain to acute injury, neck pain affects nearly one-third of Americans each year. At Odom Health and Wellness, we have been seeing an increased amount of patients who are seeking a way to improve their neck pain through non-surgical...

Vitamin C Treatment in the Covid-19 Era

Vitamin C Treatment in the Covid-19 Era

The idea that high-dose IV vitamin C therapy can help in overcoming infections is not new. We know that adequate vitamin C is necessary for our body's immune system to function properly, and without sufficient levels of vitamin C humans face a higher risk of health...

Can Physical Therapy Help After Car Accident?

Can Physical Therapy Help After Car Accident?

Car Accident Physical Therapy Car crashes are often unavoidable and mostly inconvenient. Whether it is a fender-bender or severe collision; the burdens of insurance, vehicle damage and loss of time at work are only compounded by injury or pain from a car accident....

Why Does My Back Hurt?

Why Does My Back Hurt?

Unfortunately as we get older we start to notice things may ache a bit more than they used to.  Today’s society has become a sitting culture. We are no longer hauling hay in the fields or manning machines like we did in the industrial era (or at least not as many...

Seasonal Transition for the Endurance Athlete

  Seasonal Transition for the Endurance Athlete   Many endurance athletes around the twin cities area are getting their final races in for the months ahead and as usual are looking for ways to stay sharp and conditioned during the off-season to prepare for...

The Power of Regenerative Medicine

Regenerative medicine is a field centered around the idea of using functional tissues to repair or replace damaged tissues and organs. This process involves stimulating the body's organs to heal themselves at an accelerated and efficient rate. Regenerative medicine...

CollaGEN For Joints and More

Many lifestyle factors, genetics, and simply living reduces the elasticity of cartilage, tendons, ligaments, and skin. This can lead to wrinkles and joint discomfort. Perhaps you have heard about collagen or gelatin and started adding one of the various name brands to...

Pro Bono for Bones

As someone who has a long history of stress fractures and broken bones and a strong family history of fractures (mom, grandma, and aunt) I make bone health a priority when it comes to my diet and lifestyle. If you have experienced multiple fractures or been diagnosed...

Ortho Biotic

Physicians have frequently recommended Probiotics in the past when patients took an antibiotic and struggled with side effects such as constipation, diarrhea, or yeast infections. It seems more recently though, probiotics have become the “It” supplement. I’ve seen...