TV & Media Addiction – A Modern Crisis In A Digital Age

I recently accompanied a friend while he made a car purchase. While he was test driving the vehicle, the dealer shared how important it was to drive your car every day.  He explained how vehicles which sit stagnant quickly lose lubrication to their moving parts and their seals start to dry out and crack. In […]

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Are You a Boom-Bust Inflammatory Junkie?

One common definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over and expecting a different result. Unfortunately, that repetition is characteristic of a cycle many people living with chronic pain and instability find themselves in. Our nervous system resembles a computer – information goes in … it is processed … and then there […]

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Backsmith Patient Appreciation Open House – December 1, 2018

Join Us For Food, Fun & More! Patient Appreciation Day Clinic Open House Saturday, December 1, 2018 – 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM Backsmith Advanced Physical Therapy 3409 Schofield Avenue – Weston (click for directions & map) Meet Dr. Voigt Smith PT DPT CredMDT inventor of the Backsmith™ Selective Stabilization Support™ and the Backsmith™ Adjustable […]

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The Effects of Aging, and 5 Things You Can Do About It

“The old gray mare, she ain’t what she used to be … !” Many “seasoned” individuals (yes, and that includes me!) can recall sitting around a camp fire singing that old famous folk song. There’s a lot of truth in those lyrics. In case you haven’t noticed, your body is changing! Some of the many […]

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Marijuana, Hemp & Cana Oil: What You Don’t Know Can Hurt You!

My grandfather was a “Weed Inspector” in Illinois.  This retirement job made him little extra money. Mostly it gave him an excuse to ride his motorcycle and interact with farmers. My grandfather’s job was to find cannabis where it grew across the rural countryside and to make sure it was legally disposed of. Marijuana vs […]

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Do You Have the Protective Joint Stability You Need?

When I was serving in the Air Force in Europe I was taken by the beautiful historical monuments. Many of them were hundreds of years old. My favorite were the Celtic crosses. These are different than the other symbolic crosses seen in churches and gravestones; they have a circular ring portion connecting all the central […]

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Radio Interview: Dr. Voigt Smith with Ben Armstrong of WSAU 550AM – Insurance Is Not Healthcare

  On January 8, 2018 Dr. Voigt Smith sat down in studio with radio host Ben Armstrong of WSAU 550AM in Wausau, Wisconsin to discuss how healthcare insurance does not automatically mean quality healthcare. Transcript Ben Armstrong:  Well, joining me once again is Dr. Smith of Backsmith Advanced Physical Therapy, and Dr. Smith, always glad […]

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