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What Is a Retinal Migraine and How to Care for It?

There are many different types of migraines. One rare type is called a retinal migraine. What makes a retinal migraine different from a common migraine? Is there a natural way to find relief? Let’s discuss the answer to both of those questions. What Makes a Retinal Migraine Different? Migraines often have visual symptoms. You may [...]

2017-08-17T06:25:25+00:00 August 20th, 2017|Migraines / Headaches|Comments Off on What Is a Retinal Migraine and How to Care for It?

Fibromyalgia – Lifehacks for Dealing with Your Daily Chores

When a person is suffering from fibromyalgia, normal daily tasks can seem like giants that need to be slain. One big task is keeping up with housecleaning. We’re going to provide a few tips on how to get this chore done despite the pain, but we’ll finish by considering a natural therapy that has helped [...]

2017-07-17T12:09:12+00:00 July 16th, 2017|Fibromyalgia / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome|Comments Off on Fibromyalgia – Lifehacks for Dealing with Your Daily Chores

Examining Central Vertigo and Where to Find Relief

When one is talking about vertigo, he is referring to a specific type of dizziness that involves the false sensation of movement. It is a symptom that is common to a number of conditions and can occur when there is a problem with the brain, the sensory nerve pathways, or the ears. It is most [...]

2017-06-14T22:16:53+00:00 June 11th, 2017|Vertigo / Dizziness / Menieres|Comments Off on Examining Central Vertigo and Where to Find Relief

4 Times to Seek Help for Neck Pain

Neck pain may occur due to sleeping the wrong way, overextending a muscle, or any other number of reasons. Often, the pain or stiffness isn’t unbearable, and it may even go away on its own and never come back. However, there are other times when you want medical intervention. Here are 4 indicators that your [...]

2017-06-12T09:51:37+00:00 May 19th, 2017|Neck Pain|Comments Off on 4 Times to Seek Help for Neck Pain

Helping Children Overcome Migraines

Unfortunately, children can also fall victim to the pain of migraines. In fact, 5% of children under age 15 have migraines, while a third of those experience migraines before age 5. Migraines can be especially disabling for teenagers, causing them to miss out on school, music, and sports. A minimally invasive way to care for [...]

2017-06-10T08:56:48+00:00 April 21st, 2017|Childrens Health, Migraines / Headaches|Comments Off on Helping Children Overcome Migraines

The Effect of Obesity on Fibromyalgia Symptoms

Fibromyalgia symptoms can prove debilitating. It’s not just the pain. Insomnia, anxiety and depression, fatigue, and confusion can move a person to be far less active than before. This begins an unfortunate cycle. The pain and other symptoms move one to be sedentary, a less active lifestyle leads to weight gain, and obesity can increase [...]

2017-03-17T17:52:19+00:00 March 17th, 2017|Fibromyalgia / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome|Comments Off on The Effect of Obesity on Fibromyalgia Symptoms

New Case Study Shows Natural Resolution of Vertigo

Vertigo, the false sensation of movement, is one of the primary symptoms of Meniere’s disease, a vestibular condition. Other symptoms include tinnitus (ringing in the ear), a feeling of fullness in the ear, and partial hearing loss. A new case study adds to the mounting evidence that upper cervical chiropractic care is beneficial for vertigo [...]

2017-06-07T09:58:21+00:00 February 10th, 2017|Vertigo / Dizziness / Menieres|Comments Off on New Case Study Shows Natural Resolution of Vertigo

Symptoms that Are Commonly Associated with Neck Pain

Whether your neck pain is a minor case of stiffness or a debilitating pain that makes it tough to turn your head, you may be wondering if there is a natural way to find relief that doesn’t involve reaching for a bottle of pain pills. We’re going to take a look at some of the [...]

2017-06-12T10:48:19+00:00 January 30th, 2017|Neck Pain|Comments Off on Symptoms that Are Commonly Associated with Neck Pain

Menopause and Migraines

Female migraine sufferers may find their symptoms get worse during a surprising time – approaching menopause. Chronic migraines are more frequent in the perimenopausal period (between ages 42-47). Migraine frequency may increase to 10+ episodes per month! (1)   Fluctuating hormones (estrogen and progesterone) are partially to blame; however, some researchers think that the overuse [...]

2017-06-17T00:46:18+00:00 December 19th, 2016|Headaches, Migraines / Headaches|Comments Off on Menopause and Migraines

Chronic Fatigue—Not Just Frequent Tiredness

Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) has been seeing more exposure when it comes to scientific research lately. Scientists are looking everywhere, even to the gut, for a potential cause of this increasingly common condition. Unfortunately, many people still have a mistaken idea of what CFS is. Some think it involves tiredness only, but that is certainly [...]

2016-11-21T21:54:42+00:00 November 20th, 2016|Fibromyalgia / Chronic Fatigue Syndrome|Comments Off on Chronic Fatigue—Not Just Frequent Tiredness