LifeWorks Integrative Health, Shawnee and Overland Park, KS

Posts by Dr. Corey Priest

LifeWorks Integrative Health Supplement Store and Policy

The quality of your nutritional supplements is vitally important to your health. This is NOT the place to cut corners or save a buck. Learn more about supplement quality here.   Our online store is your one-stop shop to get the products you need. All current patients from either LifeWorks location get an automatic 5% of…

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5 Ways to Stop Tension Headaches

80% of American’s experience occasional tension headaches and 3% experience them daily. Tension headaches are known to be caused by both muscle contractions in head, face, and scalp, as well as changes in neurotransmitters (chemical messengers in the brain). It is believed that muscle contractions may be the trigger for changes in neurotransmitter changes. 5…

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The 3 T’s

“Inflammation when left unchecked can be downright ugly when it comes to chronic degenerative diseases” – Dr. Matt Gianforte, LifeWorks Integrative Health Someone asked us recently, what’s the “bread and butter” of what you do? What we do really comes down to inflammation. It’s the root, the cause and the driving force behind most of…

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Top 5 Sources of Inflammation

Is inflammation holding you back? It’s easy to lose sight of the impact inflammation can have on your body because you hear the word everywhere now. It is important to know how it can impact your health. We chose our Top 5 Sources of Inflammation because these are the areas we see people struggle with the most…

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Product Spotlight: SPM Active

Chronic inflammation is unresolved inflammation. There are many ways to address inflammation and most people need multiple solutions for inflammation. These possible solutions include diet changes, exercise, supplements and other lifestyle changes such as sleep and stress management. At LifeWorks Integrative Health, we never stop learning. We never stop looking for better solutions for chronic…

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Inflammation and Chiropractic Care

Did you know inflammation is the basis of both pain and chronic disease? Decreasing inflammation takes a multi-pronged approach. This includes both physical medicine like chiropractic adjustments and functional medicine to balance/heal the internal systems causing inflammation. At LifeWorks Integrative Health, our primary goal in getting you well is finding the source of inflammation so you…

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Swiss Watch Principle

The Swiss Watch Principle is a concept that is fundamental to how we view health at LifeWorks Integrative Health.  If you looked inside a wristwatch, you would see many small gears all working in synchronicity to keep perfect time. If one of those gears gets damages or worn out, it effects the entire watch’s ability to…

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Headache Solutions You Can Count On

Are you still having migraines? Have you searched high and low for migraine solutions for years with no relief? Well, we can’t say we’ve got the migraine “magic bullet,” but at LifeWorks Integrative Health, we know migraines. We know there can be many different reasons you get migraines. We also know most of the time…

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Don’t Miss This Solution for Chronic Pain

At LifeWorks Integrative Health in Shawnee and Overland Park, KS we are committed to getting and keeping you out of pain. Chiropractic care or physical medicine, is the optimal way to address most types of pain. Specifically chronic pain is an area where the specialized training of doctors of chiropractic can be particularly useful. Chiropractic…

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Cholesterol- Part 2

Catch Part 1 here News flash…Cholesterol is absolutely necessary for survival. There is not any function in your body that doesn’t require cholesterol at some point. Our brain and nerves are made up of cholesterol. Your liver produced approximately 2,000 mg of cholesterol daily… on purpose. Every cell in your body is surrounded by membranes…

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Cholesterol Part 1

One of the most perplexing questions in the medical community is how such smart people got it so wrong when it comes to cholesterol and heart disease. There are two books that document what some people call the multibillion dollar “farce” in detail and in truth. There’s more money, politics, drama and ego documented in “The…

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HORMONES PART 3

Eating for good hormone balance is the foundation of long term great hormone stability. If the body is constantly having to recover from blood sugar spikes and drops, thrown off by endocrine disrupting chemicals, and without the raw materials of vitamins and minerals available for making hormones due to chronic stress, it is an uphill battle…

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