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Well Adjusted: Exactly What Is Chiropractic Care?

Written for the Mountain Times Oregon by Dr. Melanie Brown | Published 04/01/2022 I became interested in chiropractic care due to my stepmom's experience. She had been seeing a neurologist for numbness in her right leg. After three MRIs and several tests, she had no answers....

Take Steps to Healther Feet

Well Adjusted: Take Steps for Healthier Feet

With all the options for footwear and orthotics, it is often hard to know what to buy to have healthier feet. When in chiropractic school and more conscious than ever of making good decisions for my joints and muscles, I splurged on a pair of...

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Help For the People of Ukraine

The unfolding conflict in Ukraine, though thousands of miles away, is personal to us at Pure Life Clinic – a valued member of our team is from Ukraine and still has family living there. And Oregon is home to one of the largest populations of...

Don’t Overlook Hydration as Key to Good Health

Dr. Melanie Brown(Republished from the Mountain Times Newspaper, Welches, Oregon) As we settle into winter, many of us find it much more appealing to stay under the covers in the cold mornings as we start to feel those aches and pains and mental sluggishness. One thing...

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Acupuncture, Anxiety, and Stress, Oh my!

Don’t let stress and anxiety rule you, instead let Pure Life Clinic soothe both your mind and your body. The last year and a half have been trying times for everyone. Now, with the world opening up again and vaccinations increasingly available, we are all facing...

New Year’s Tips for Your Back and Neck

Being a chiropractor, I am in a constant state of gait and posture analysis, drastically changing my people-watching habits. I consistently observe a predominance of poor head posture in patients and the general population—specifically, an anterior head carriage. Like roads that need restriping, I see...

COVID-19 Antibody testing NOW AVAILABLE at Pure Life Clinic

As Oregonians, one of the crucial next steps to safely move forward in this pandemic is expanded testing capabilities. If you are currently symptomatic please see below for OHSU drive up testing options. If you are not currently symptomatic but want to know if you have...

Optimizing the terrain for your best health

It’s April 2020 and we are constantly getting bombarded with new information daily – whether it be a new symptom of coronavirus or a new death amongst a ‘healthy young person.’ It is good to stay up to date, but the incoming information can be...

Update April 14: We are open to serve you!

Pure Life Clinic is Now Open! We are offering: ChiropracticNaturopathicAcupuncture After being closed for several weeks (except for telemedicine) we have slowly started to open up our services with strict safety measures. As of now, we are offering chiropractic, acupuncture, and naturopathic appointments for acute patients or patients with...

Hello PLC Family

We are continuing to serve patients through telemedicine appointments and curbside pickup for supplements and formulas. If you are sick or in pain, we can help you. See details below! We are tentatively planning on reopening in-clinic care on Monday, April 6 for chiropractic, naturopathic...

Coronavirus

Our Commitment to Serve You During Coronavirus Outbreak

As Portland’s premier advocate for living the pure life, Pure Life Clinic welcomes the opportunity to share what we can regarding the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic that is quickly sweeping our region. The health and safety of our clients and colleagues is our foremost concern and...

Why Eliminating Pesticide Intake Can Improve Your Health

Pesticides. They are everywhere. Approximately 5.6 billion pounds of pesticides are used worldwide each year. The United States alone uses more than 1 billion of those pounds. That’s a lot of chemicals! Although there is a recent shift to reduce pesticide use with more organic farming,...

NATUROPATHY & THE PAP TEST

When was your last gynecological exam and pap smear? Cervical cancer was once a leading cause of death in the United States. However; rates have greatly declined due to increased screening by the Pap test, which can detect precancerous cells before they become cancer. The death...

HOW ACUPUNCTURE CAN HELP REGULATE MENSTRUATION

Do You Suffer From Painful Or Irregular Menstrual Cycles? Are You Currently Going Through Menopause? Are You Pregnant Or Trying To Conceive? Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine can benefit your health and help you navigate these uncomfortable or anxiety provoking phases of life (or the month)....