Author Archives: Ronald Lavine, D.C.

About Ronald Lavine, D.C.

Dr. Lavine has more than thirty years' experience helping patients alleviate pain and restore health using diverse, scientifically-based manual therapy and therapeutic exercise and alignment methods.

His website, askdrlavine.com, provides more information about his approach.

Please contact him at drlavine@yourbodyofknowledge.com or at 212-400-9663.

Who’s an insignificant speck of dust?

Spir­i­tu­al wis­dom from an old Jew­ish tale Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Hospital consolidation is bad for your health

Con­sol­i­da­tion of health care into large hos­pi­tal chains is bad for the nation’s health. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Secret to chronic happiness

Kaiser Health News is a great source of infor­ma­tion, par­tic­u­lar­ly about the pol­i­tics and eco­nom­ics of health. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Use these 10 strategies to give your life an energy boost

Ten ways to boost your ener­gy Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Latest research reveals even more questions about the medical model

Four recent stud­ies sug­gest cau­tion in accept­ing cer­tain aspects of the med­ical mod­el. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Running biomechanics and the “preferred path” theory

The pre­ferred path mod­el of run­ning bio­me­chan­ics points to a new way to help run­ners improve speed and pre­vent injury. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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America’s other drug epidemic — seniors in the hospital

The shock­ing epi­dem­ic of over-med­ica­tion of seniors. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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This quick enjoyment of life quiz predicts your longevity

A sense of enjoy­ment of life makes a large dif­fer­ence in longevi­ty. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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It’s more fundamental to health than good nutrition

Gut health is fun­da­men­tal to good health. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Altered Sense of Humor an Early Warning Sign of Dementia

Those with Alzheimer’s or oth­er forms of demen­tia often lose their taste for absur­dist or satir­i­cal humor. Con­tin­ue read­ing

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