Dr. Joe is the founder and CEO of Alignlife,  a doctor of chiropractic, a Certified Traditional Naturopath, and a nutritionist.  In a career spanning more than two decades, Dr. Joe's experience as a health advocate has encompassed roles as clinician, researcher, writer, formulator, lecturer and entrepreneur. His passion is to teach and implement integrated healthcare offerings using natural solutions to maximize your health. In his spare time, Dr. Joe enjoys international mission trips and spending time with his family.

What is the Point of a School Physical?

  August is the traditional month for the school physical. Most parents have learned to accept this event and take it for granted without questioning whether it has any real value.  After evaluating his daughter’s school physical, Dr. Amyas A Kabir asked that question, and his answer may surprise you.  Here is what Dr. Kabir had to say about school…

Fibromyalgia Can Be Managed Naturally

Fibromyalgia is classified by the presence of chronic widespread pain and a heightened and painful response to gentle touch. Other core features of the disorder include debilitating fatigue, sleep disturbance, and joint stiffness. There is also a significant correlation of fibromyalgia to irritable bowel syndrome, chronic fatigue syndrome and depression. The criteria for a diagnosis…

Vitamin D Deficiency

There has been significant press in the last couple of years about the deficiency of Vitamin D plaguing our society, and some scholars claim we have reached epidemic levels of deficiency. Unfortunately, many American medical organizations deny the seriousness of this and oppose Vitamin D as an adjunct to the treatment of chronic disease, including heart disease and…

The Dangers of Gardasil

The CDC’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) advises that all 11-12 year old girls receive a new, controversial vaccine to prevent infection with human papillomavirus (HPV). Schools are considering making it mandatory before allowing your child to enter back into school. However, no school systems have made that determination as of yet. The FDA…

Is Your Sunscreen Promoting Cancer?

In order to make your sunscreen transparent instead of looking like a white paste the approved sun screen chemicals (titanium oxide and zinc oxide) are modified into small particles called nanoparticles which can enter deep into the skin and even the bloodstream causing many potential health problems. Dr Vyvyan Howard, a toxicopathologist and senior lecturer…

Imitate a Corporation for Good Health

The quest for wellness continues to gain ground, especially in the business world.  Corporations have begun to realize that wellness programs can add to their bottom lines.  For every dollar invested in worksite wellness programs, there is a return of $15 to the employer, according to the American Heart Association (AHA).  Wellness programs are touted to increase productivity and…